Job Listing:

VISTA - Donor Engagement Coordinator

United Way of the Midlands

Company:
United Way of the Midlands

Industry:
Non-profit

Job title:
VISTA - Donor Engagement Coordinator

Job level:
Entry

Job description:
United Way of the Midlands (UWM) is very pleased to annually invest over $20 million into community programs, but while we are pleased, we know the needs of our community are still great. To help ensure we can continue to support the community and further develop the financial resources needed to do so, we are recruiting a VISTA - Donor Engagement Coordinator to help develop and expand funding streams as we work to fight poverty in the Omaha-Council Bluffs metro area. The VISTA will play a significant role in the administration of the Tocqueville Society, a $7+ million giving society with over 370 members. This work will include leveraging a variety of online resources to research donors and potential donors in order to identify ways to best engage them in our work. In addition to this, the VISTA will leverage technology to help us better execute the corporate workplace campaign, a series of partnerships with many organizations that bring in over $11 million annually, and better engage thousands of volunteers. United Way partners with dozens of nonprofit health and human service agencies and hundreds of local corporations, including many Fortune 1000 corporations. This is an office-based job which is perfect for someone who is meticulous, passionate about the community, growth-oriented, and driven by the opportunity to improve processes.

To learn more about the VISTA program and serve with the UWM, please visit the link below. Click ‘Find an opportunity’ and search for United Way of the Midlands.

https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/join-americorps
Member Duties:
The VISTA member will utilize a variety of sources to research current and potential partners. In addition, they will assist in various data related aspects of the campaign, identify areas where improvement and increased organizational capacity are possible. The VISTA member will also assist in volunteerism-related activities through process improvement efforts, best practices research, and documentation as well as promote program sustainability by capturing knowledge and preparing turnover materials.

• Utilize a variety of sources to research prospective donors, especially potential major donors (annual donations of $10,000 or more), potential legacy donors, and potential new corporate partners
• Develop and implement processes to manage donor prospecting and outreach efforts
• Strengthen donor engagement analytics and reporting
• Improve internal records tracking, particularly engagement and touch points with donors
• Analyze current donor data to develop a plan that includes retention, growth and transition strategies as well as metric and key performance indicators
• Assist in coordinating communications which thank, engage, and show impact to donors by helping build email lists and executing physical mailings
• Assist in volunteerism-related activities through process improvement efforts, best practices research, and documentation
Education Level: Some college
Program Start/End Date: 06/06/2022 – 06/05/2023
Terms: Permits working at another job during off hours, car recommended, permits attendance at school during off hours
Service Areas: Community Outreach, Community and Economic Development.

Skills: Non-Profit Management, Recruitment, Communications, Team Work, Public Speaking, Leadership, Fundraising/Grant Writing, Business/Entrepreneur, Computers/Technology.

Application: To learn more about the VISTA program and serve with the UWM, please visit the link below. Click ‘Find an opportunity’ and search for United Way of the Midlands.

https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/join-americorps

Positions available:
1

Posted on:
May 3, 2022

Please contact Jennifer Arnold, Senior Director, HR for more information or to apply.