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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Additional Opportunities

Title: Foundation Coordinator

Posting No.: 1758

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Care Center

Hours: Part-Time: 64 hours bi-weekly

Salary: $21.81-$29.07 per hour

There is one (1) position open at this time.

Responsibilities include:
•    Provides support, coordinates, leads, oversees, and acts as a liaison for Foundation Board activities, fundraising, events and capital fundraising initiatives
•    Coordinates and monitors committee activities & special fundraising events including pre-event & on-site event management and sponsor stewardship
•    Develops working relationships with community groups, professional associations and other like agencies and identifies potential networking and/or joint marketing opportunities
•    Responsible for all donor stewardship and communications
•    Manages, solicits, and acknowledges in kind and monetary donations
•    Responsible for maintaining donor database and donor needs
•    Identifies and pursues funding sources and assists with submitting grants on behalf of the Foundation
•    Identifies available sources of grant funding, develops and prepares grant applications, and facilitates foundation and departmental personnel participation in the process
•    Updates/maintains foundation website and public announcement boards
•    Participates in annual foundation operations budget planning

Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:
•    Completion of a Bachelor’s degree in Nonprofit Management, Communications, Public or Business Administration, or Human Services, and three years of professional experience in non-for-profit fundraising; or an equivalent combination of training and experience

A pre-employment background check is required.
A post offer physical is required.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer