Development Gift Processor
Location:Otis House, Boston, Massachusetts
Historic New England
seeks a skilled development database whiz to join our team as Development Gift
Processor. Do you enjoy helping your colleagues find the accurate, up to
date information they need? Do you have an enthusiastic desire for
precision? Do you understand how to format information that’s informative
and useful to the team? If so, we invite you to apply. The
Development Gift Processor maintains Raiser’s Edge database records including
address changes, constituency coding, biographical information, program and
event participation, e-mail addresses, and affinity codes. You will produce and
mail timely gift acknowledgment letters; be responsible for accurate entry of
all contributions; and handle queries, exports, activity reports, tracking
codes, list pulls, constituent records, and related database needs.
The Development Gift Processor also handles administrative aspects of our
Council and Overseer groups, and provides occasional support for development
events coordination. The successful candidate works well both independently and
in a team environment, building strong relationships with people at all levels
of an organization. This position is located at the Otis House museum in Boston
and reports to the development operations manager.
Associate’s degree or extensive experience in a similar position. Must be detail oriented, well organized, and
able to thrive in a fast-paced setting while maintaining precise attention to
standards, processes, and quality of data.
Fully competent computer skills, including advanced knowledge of
Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Experience with Raiser’s Edge software is strongly preferred but
experience working with another relationship database such as Tessitura, Donor
Perfect, or others may be substituted.
Ability and willingness to maintain confidentiality of information is a
must. Requires a valid driver’s license.
Other Preferred Qualifications:Solid
writing and proofreading skills preferred. Meeting and event support experience
June 16, 2017
$39,000 - $42,000
About this Organization:
Historic New England is a museum of cultural history that collects and preserves buildings, landscapes, and objects dating from the seventeenth century to the present and uses them to keep history alive and to help people develop a deeper understanding and enjoyment of new England life and appreciation for its preservation.
Historic New England is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer
with a strong commitment to supporting equality of opportunity and respect for
diversity. We are committed to providing equal opportunity in employment to all
qualified persons without regard to non-work-related factors such as race,
color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, gender identity, or sexual orientation.
Historic New England offers generous and comprehensive vacation, holiday,
and health and wellness benefit packages.