Come join a team of dedicated staff at an exceptional time in the history of Catholic Charities. The Development Department oversees and guides the fundraising efforts of the entire agency and we engage with staff throughout Catholic Charities in accomplishing their goals. We are recruiting an Annual Giving and Direct Marketing Officer who will be responsible for the development and execution of comprehensive fundraising and operational strategies related to all aspects of the annual giving program, including prospecting, direct mail, mid-level donors, digital appeals, reactivation, monthly giving, and workplace giving.
The position is a key partner to the Communications and Marketing team on issues related to digital marketing and leveraging social media for fundraising development, messaging, and communication of the organization’s vision for stakeholders.Successful candidates will demonstrate:
At least 5 years of related and progressively productive experience related to direct response and annual giving.
At least 1 year of managing digital fundraising strategy; in-depth knowledge of the production, testing, and delivery of emails through a constituent relationship management program; as well as experience with data and analytics tools.
Deep knowledge of donor data systems, preferably Blackbaud’s Raiser’s Edge and Luminate. Demonstrated understanding and application of computer technology to efficiently accomplish work, using Microsoft Office programs, email, Internet, and database management software.
Interested candidates should submit their applications and a cover letter on our website at www.catholiccharitiesdc.org/careers. Catholic Charities is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.