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Development Coordinator

Sid Jacobson JCC (SJJCC) is looking for a Development Coordinator to join our small, results-oriented, dynamic fundraising team. As a member of the fundraising team, you will support SJJCC and its expansive community and social service program offerings.

The Development Coordinator is a valuable member of the team who coordinates all administrative functions critical to the success of the department including: day-to-day database management, special event support and collaboration with team members on special projects.

The Development Coordinator must be articulate and comfortable with written, phone, and in-person communications in addition to working both independently and within a team.

The Development Coordinator role provides an exciting opportunity for an emerging development professional to grow their skills in a dynamic and mission-driven workplace.


  • Maintain the donor database and additional donor tracking systems
  • Assist the department with the administration and execution of all special events
  • Partner with the Accounting department in maintaining and reconciling financial records
  • Collaborate with different agency departments and lay leaders to enhance all fundraising endeavors
  • Process donations and prepare acknowledgment letters and other correspondence in a timely manner
  • Coordinate all elements of mailings and other communications
  • Assist with meeting administration


  • Experience with, or interest in learning, nonprofit fundraising
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Suite
  • Ability to quickly master our donor database system
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize work items
  • Strong attention to detail and a positive can-do attitude

Generous benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, PTO, 403B retirement plan, paid holidays, pension plan (100% contribution made by Sid Jacobson JCC), free membership to our gym/facilities for employees and their family members, free parking, and other perks and discounts

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