Looking to make a real difference in the non-profit world? Want personal fulfillment and professional skill building at the same time? The Jewish Federation of Fort Worth & Tarrant County makes a tangible impact on the lives of Jews in Fort Worth & Tarrant County, Israel, and around the world – AND provides a fun and collaborative work environment! Come work with us!
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Program Director/Campaign Associate
Since 1936, the Jewish Federation of Fort Worth & Tarrant County has been caring for people in need and inspiring Jewish life. We are currently seeking to recruit a Program Director/Campaign Associate. The Program Director/Campaign Associate will report to the Executive Director and will be responsible for the following job duties:
Provide primary administrative support to the Federation’s Annual Campaign and all related events
Manage 1700 household donor data base.
Involve and engage volunteers in Federation programs
Work with Program Committee to develop new creative programs
Ensure that all programs are well planned, organized, and have specific goals
Staff program meetings (as appropriate)
Coordinate supplies for all Federation programs/meetings
Provide staff leadership to programs (days, nights and weekends as needed)
Oversee mailings, marketing and publicity for Federation programs
Solicit certain donors as assigned by Executive Director
Plan, in conjunction with Executive Director, training for new Board Members
Organize, attend and manage Yachad and Calendar Clearing meetings
Prepare and successfully manage annual budget for programs
Attend monthly board meetings and report on programs
Write program funding grants as needed and directed by the Executive Director
Become proficient with our Giftworks Donor Management System.
Manage Community Calendar (via Timely)
Manage email distribution list and system (Constant Contact)
Manage network system backup (Carbonite)
Manage email system (Rackspace)
Undergraduate Degree, preferably in Social Services, Jewish Communal work, Non-Profit Management, or related experience
Interest in a diverse Jewish community and the belief in the Jewish Federation mission is a must
Minimum 3-5 years of experience developing and executing programs, preferably fundraising programs
Direct fundraising experience is a plus
Webmaster experience is a plus
Past experience successfully recruiting, motivating and directing volunteers in various non-profit programs
Excellent computer skills and a good working knowledge of office technology and website management
Exceptional interpersonal and customer service skills
Outgoing personality, comfortable in developing relationships with a wide variety of constituents
High degree of creativity, with ability to envision new approaches to programming
Self-starter; highly self-motivated
Problem solving skills in identifying and recommending solutions
High energy level, highly organized and strong planner
Good working knowledge of Jewish traditions, customs, holidays, etc.
Status: Full-time, Exempt
The Jewish Federation of Fort Worth & Tarrant County offers a competitive salary commensurate with the qualifications of the individual selected. The benefits package includes attractive time off package, health insurance, 403b retirement plan, life insurance and dental insurance.