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North Texas Community Foundation Published: June 28, 2017
Location
Fort Worth
Job Type
Category
Downloadable File
State
Texas

Description

The North Texas Community Foundation is in the top 10% of the 700+ Community Foundations in the U.S. As a community leader in philanthropy, we strive to increase the effectiveness, stewardship, and accountability of our sector while providing our fund holders with the services and support they need for success. We help to build a healthy, vibrant community through our leadership and funding to a broad group of organizations serving education, social service, health, religious and cultural needs of our community. The Community Foundation is located in downtown Fort Worth, and serves North Texas area philanthropists.

 

Major Areas of Responsibility:

Donor Relations:

  • Manage a portfolio of Fund Holders
  • Assist Director of Donor Services with implementation of donor focused strategies
  • Research funding opportunities in donors' interest areas
  • Provide fund holder feedback on impact of their grants
  • Promote and assist with facilitation of family meetings
  • Arrange site visits
  • Review incoming gifts, outgoing grants, and other relevant info for fund files

 

Events:

    • Work with all departments to plan and execute logistics for all external-facing Foundation events using a client-based approach. Examples of events include: Foundation Annual Luncheon, Professional Advisor programs, Insights Series, Community Programs, Private Foundation Luncheons
    • Responsible for calendar-of-events management
    • Collaborate with marketing department on communications for events

 

Sponsorships:

    • Work with senior staff to solicit and fulfill marketing sponsorship opportunities to benefit the Foundation

 

Administration:

    • Fill in where needed with answering phones, reviewing reports, data entry, filing, etc

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Two to three years’ experience coordinating special events
  • Professional demeanor with positive attitude for interfacing with visitors, Board members and staff
  • Ability to thrive in a lean, fast moving environment where adapting to change is necessary
  • Ability to multi-task and problem solve
  • Past experience with nonprofit organizations preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-directed, organized with attention to detail, and conscientious
  • Accomplished communication and high level people skills and proven ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Proficient in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook, Adobe, internet browsers
  • The ability to work with others to accomplish the mission of the Foundation
  • High level of personal and professional integrity and ethics

 

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred

Candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to: Vicki Andrews at vandrews@northtexascf.org

For more information, visit our website www.northtexascf.org

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