Development Coordinator

Arizona Science Center

Are you looking for a fun, inspiring place to work? We are looking for you! Arizona Science Center is an exciting, fast-paced, and hands-on environment for both our guests and our team.
At Arizona Science Center, we take pride in providing the perfect mix of fun, education, and great service to our guests of all ages and we are looking for talented, enthusiastic individuals to join our team!
The Development Coordinator has overall responsibility for organizing and managing the development office and carrying out all administrative duties associated with the development and donor-related activities.
Must be highly organized, detail-oriented, and thrive in an administrative/support role. Outstanding communication skills are necessary, as this position frequently interacts with donors, volunteers, and staff.
• Gift Processing and Acknowledgement:
o Acknowledge all gifts and pledges per department standards.
o Maintain accurate donor records in the donor database system (Tessitura) and files (physical and digital).
• Development Office:
o Generate letters and routine correspondence.
o Prepare mailings of various sizes.
o Proofread and edit Development materials.
• Development Events:
o Support all Development and annual fundraising events.
o Ensure supplies, collateral materials, signage, nametags, follow-up, etc., are prepared in advance and available for all events.
o Manage check-in process for all events.
• Donor and Prospect Tracking:
o Create, update and maintain accurate donor records.
o Maintain master mailing lists for donors and prospects.
o Ensure impeccable and timely donor data entry and updating in Tessitura.
• Donor Stewardship:
o Prepare and distribute benefit sheets for all partnerships.
o Assist with fulfillment of tangible benefits and track to ensure delivery.
o Review and update recognition lists; lobby, Theater, and Planetarium slides, website.
o Create gift baskets and assist with other promotional gifts.
o Manage calendar of donor milestones and report out information as needed.
BENEFITS include, but are not limited to:
• 21 paid days off annually including holidays, birthdays, and vacation days
• 15 days of accrued sick time
• Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
• Life and Long Term Disability insurance
• Employee Assistance Program
• 401(k) retirement plan
• Family membership to Arizona Science Center and 600+ Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC)
• Admission Exchange Program – Year-round complimentary admission for the employee and one guest to visit the Phoenix Zoo, Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix Art Museum, Heard Museum, Arizona Museum of Natural History, etc.
Arizona Science Center maintains a firm policy of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants. We recruit, hire, train, promote, compensate and dismiss Employees based on such factors as experience, character, ability, and skill, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or heritage, age, marital or veteran status, disability, citizenship, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE High school diploma and a minimum of 2 years of related experience and training preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Tessitura or related database knowledge and experience are highly preferred.

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