Development Assistant


organization:Multnomah Education Service District
position summary:

Assist the Outdoor School Development Specialist in fundraising, events, volunteer coordination, office support and proposal drafts.

Salary / Pay Rate:14.65
Apply by:September 25, 2011
Required Skills and Abilities:High school diploma or equivalent (bachelor’s degree highly preferred). Two years experience assisting in fundraising, public relations or communication activities
Qualifications:Excellent written and oral communication skills. Knowledge of fundraising and public relations principles and practices. Knowledge of publication design and production principles and procedures. Knowledge of web design software. Excellent skills in the use of computers and software related to presentation, project management and databases. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with small and large audiences. Demonstrated ability to cultivate and maintain excellent working relationships with donors, volunteers, program staff and funding sources. Demonstrated ability to conduct research, analyze results and present findings. Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with personnel at all levels. Must have a valid driver’s license and a vehicle for on the job use.
Education Required:High School or equiv.