Direct Response Fundraising Professional - AARP Foundation, Washington, DC

AARP Foundation is seeking a Direct Response Professional to join our fundraising implementation team. The position provides implementation direction of direct response and development fundraising activities utilizing direct mail, email, web, and in-bound toll-free number giving vehicles to enable AARP and AARP Foundation to support its advocacy/charitable programs throughout the country. Coordinates with AARP and AARP Foundation stakeholders to fully integrate and maximize fundraising throughout the organization. The ideal has a candidate has a proven track record in managing and implementing large, complex direct mail, Internet, and/or phone-based programs to support charitable or advocacy programs. Extreme attention to detail and accuracy required. Experience reviewing fundraising copy and working with vendors to produce fundraising materials. Experience with computer, database, and spreadsheet programs. Ability to interact and communicate effectively with vendors, internal customers, and the general public. Completion of a Bachelor’s degree and 5 or more years related experience in development and/or direct response fundraising (mail and/or Internet); or an equivalent combination of training and experience related to the duties of the position. AARP Foundation is AARP’s charitable affiliate, we serve AARP members and nonmembers alike. Please visit: