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Senior Development and Board Relations Associate

New York, NY, USA
Full-time
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Inquiries, nominations, and applications may be directed in confidence to: [email protected]. Please put “Senior Development and Board Relations Associate” in the subject line of your email and include a resume and cover letter if applying.

New York’s leading fiscal watchdog and source for unbiased, impactful research on New York City and New York State government finances, policy, and operations seeks a dynamic and energetic Senior Development Associate (“Senior Associate”) to manage, grow, and diversify its Board of Trustees. The Senior Associate will be an accomplished professional with development and event planning experience and superior attention to detail and organizational skills.

Reporting to the Citizens Budget Commission’s (CBC’s) President, the Senior Associate manages communications and relations with 150 Board members and collaborates with CBC’s Development Consultant in Board recruitment, retention, and fundraising activities. The Senior Associate also manages CBC’s Annual Dinner for approximately 600 people, including logistics, vendor relations, and activities to achieve fundraising goals.

Areas of Responsibility: 

Responsibilities include:

  • Recruiting and retaining board members and New Leaders, CBC’s early career professional group; includes strategically planning and executing new initiatives
  • Managing communications with the Board of Trustees and key stakeholders
  • Conducting research on individuals and firms to identify potential Trustees
  • Tracking prospect cultivation activities
  • Soliciting, collecting, and tracking all contributions, including membership dues from the Board of Trustees
Educational Background: 
Bachelors degree
Skills/Experience: 

Requirements:

  • At least 4 years of development experience in nonprofit, civic, or policy organizations
  • Extremely organized and detailed oriented
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Experience with Raiser’s Edge, Salesforce, or similar platforms
  • Collaborative team spirit with capability to work independently
  • Interest in and knowledge of New York City/State government, public policy, and the policy and business community preferred
  • Ability to execute multiple projects simultaneously
Compensation/Benefits: 

Commensurate with experience. Health insurance and other benefits provided.

How to Apply: 

Inquiries, nominations, and applications may be directed in confidence to: [email protected]. Please put “Senior Development and Board Relations Associate” in the subject line of your email and include a resume and cover letter if applying.

Organization Info

Citizens Budget Commission

Overview
Headquarters: 
New York, NY, USA
Annual Budget : 
$1-5M
Size: 
11-50 employees
Founded: 
1932
About Us
Areas of Focus: 
Mission: 

The Citizens Budget Commission is a highly respected nonpartisan, nonprofit think tank and fiscal watchdog that conducts research on New York City and New York State finances and management. Since 1932 CBC has been an important source of unbiased information for government leaders regarding budgeting and financial management and has had significant and continuing positive impact on public policy.

Programs: 

CBC champions strong fiscal management, rational tax policies, and balanced budgets to improve New York’s economic competitiveness and is proud to be a catalyst for positive change in such areas as government finance, education, transportation, and economic development.

Why Work For Us?: 

CBC has a strong reputation for independent and objective research: What CBC says on key issues matters to New York’s leaders.

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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Jul 31 2020
Active Until: 
Aug 31 2020
Hiring Organization: 
Citizens Budget Commission
industry: 
Nonprofit