Development Associate

Location San Francisco, CA 94110
Date Posted May 03, 2021
Job ID 7563
Employment Type Contract

Scion Staffing ( has been engaged to conduct the search for a contract Development Assistant for our client, a well-known Nonprofit Educational Institution in San Francisco, CA


  • Support and produce successful active fundraising events, in collaboration with the manager of development, such as, workplace campaigns, annual galas. and third-party fundraisers.
  • Assist in researching foundations, businesses and donors, tracking status of support for the organization.
  • Manage and maintain effective donor relationships and records, including confidential donor database, communication, and filing systems spanning receipt, entry and acknowledgement of all monetary and in-kind donations.
  • Develop content and implement strategies across social media platforms, in collaboration with the Outreach Department, to cultivate contributions and grow engagement.
  • Build donor relationships through presentations to corporations, community groups, and business associations.
  • Assist in planning, implementing and evaluating annual fund development plan.
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with all program and support staff.
  • Support accurate service data collection in compliance with grant reporting requirements.
  • Draft letters, correspondence and general information.
  • Special Projects and other duties as assigned.
  • 3 years demonstrated and verifiable successful experience in nonprofit fundraising and donor/prospect development.
  • Direct experience planning and executing events and meetings.
  • Excellent organization and time management skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the proven ability to work independently and collaboratively.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Exceptional knowledge with Sales Force and Raiser Edge. 
  • Excellent project management skills.
  •  Bachelor’s degree preferred


This exciting remote role provides an opportunity to get in on the ground floor and gain experience in the education industry. In addition to gained experience this position works with a wonderful professional team and starts at $27.00 hourly plus health, dental and vision package benefits after just 30 days. In addition this position also has a 401k program and brings strong room for growth and permanent promotion for successful and motivated candidates. This position works directly with the Development Manager helping to execute real work for the organization with an exceptional team! Apply today!


For immediate consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter here: We look forward to contacting potential-match applicants.


Scion Staffing is a national award-winning staffing firm. Over the past few years, our firm has had the pleasure of successfully assisting hundreds of local employers. No matter the requisition or size, our track record and recruitment process has made us one of the top recruitment firms in California. Additional information about our firm and success can also be found online at or in the 2010-2019 Business Times list of top staffing firms.

Scion Staffing is an equal opportunity employer and service provider and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, disability, political affiliation or belief, or any other protected class. We are committed to the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment and are dedicated to making employment decisions based on merit and value, for ourselves, our client companies, and for the candidates we represent.


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