Mission: The mission of the Retina Foundation of the Southwest is to prevent vision loss and restore sight through innovative research and treatment.
Position Summary: The Retina Foundation of the Southwest is a nonprofit eye research institute focused on developing treatments for age-related macular degeneration, pediatric eye disorders, and inherited eye diseases. Financial support for our research and programs is obtained from foundation grants, government grants, contributions from individuals, and special events. The Development Coordinator is responsible for cultivating individuals, assisting with special events and writing grants.
Reporting: Reports to Executive Director
Qualifications and Experience:
Strong commitment to the Retina Foundation's mission, vision and values
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing, Communications or related field
1-2 years of work experience
Exceptional oral and written communication skills
Outgoing personality with a desire to establish relationships
Strong team player with the ability to adapt to the job
Proficient with Microsoft Office programs
Donor database experience preferred*
1. Donor cultivation
2. Special events
3. Annual fund drives
Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.