Field Direct Fundraising Associate

Washington, DC
Oct 15, 2021
Oct 18, 2021
Full Time
Position Type: Contractor, full time Job Summary Join the team, as a member of the largest humanitarian network in the world and unite with a movement of thousands of passionate humanitarians who provide compassionate care to those in need. Each day, our network of generous donors, volunteers and employees share a mission of preventing and relieving suffering, here at home and around the world. We roll up our sleeves and donate time, money and blood. We teach life-saving skills so our communities can be better prepared when the need arises. We do this every day because the clients mission is needed, every 8 minutes, nearly 200 times a day. With more than 23,000 employees and 330,000 volunteers, the client comprises a diverse network of men and women committed to changing the world. Join us! The Social Fundraising Team is looking to fill the role of a full-time contractor to assist with social fundraising strategies across the organization. As part of the Core Donor Fundraising Team, this role will report directly to the Senior Associate, Core Donor Fundraising and support national Peer-to-Peer (P2P) fundraising strategy and execution on current client fundraising platforms (ie Facebook, TikTok, GoFundMe). This role requires familiarity with social media platforms, online fundraising, and the ability to execute multiple projects simultaneously while remaining an active, engaged member of a fully virtual workforce. While this position is currently remote, the ideal candidate should be located within the DC area and able to occasionally report to our National Headquarters office in person. Major Duties and Responsibilities Complete recurring tasks associated with monitoring and executing social fundraising strategies, including stewardship, industry research, third-party partnerships, retention programs, resource development, and ongoing reporting and data management needs. Assist with national Facebook fundraising strategy and execution, support national Live Streaming initiatives, and coordinate national P2P programs and DIY fundraising efforts on DonorDrive, GoFundMe and other P2P platforms. Participate in NHQ-led Consumer Fundraising meetings, as needed, and work in close concert with key stakeholders involved with social fundraising. Work with the Campaigns Team within Consumer Fundraising to develop P2P fundraising strategies around key fundraising campaigns, such as Holiday, Giving Day and Sound the Alarm. Develop recognition program to motivate top fundraisers, increase fundraising, and retain top performers. Conduct industry research and maintain ongoing knowledge of fundraising best practices Assist with developing new fundraising strategies and opportunities relevant to the social fundraising industry Qualifications Bachelor's degree required, preferably in Marketing, Communications or a related field Adept experience in online P2P fundraising Strong social media skills, including Facebook, Instagram and TikTok Ability to conduct industry research, draft recommendations and present findings Excellent PowerPoint and Excel skills required, proficiency in all other Microsoft Office products Detail oriented and able to manage multiple projects Excellent written and oral communication skills, including strong interpersonal, liaison, and presentations kills are required Strong initiative and a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively Ability to maintain confidentiality of data and information for internal use Strong teamwork and collaboration required Demonstrates strong commitment and passion for the mission of the client Familiarity with DonorDrive and Facebook fundraising a plus