Online Fundraising and Advocacy Specialist

  • The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
  • Washington, DC, United States
  • Jun 14, 2017
Full time Activism-Advocacy Fundraising

Job Description

Seeking experienced professional with CRM software skills to implement advocacy and fundraising campaigns for a nonprofit health organization based in Washington, D.C.

About the Physicians Committee

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is a nonprofit health organization dedicated to saving and improving lives through good nutrition, advanced medical research, and public policy advocacy. Our vision is to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on disease prevention, plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. We invite you to visit our YouTube channel, our website, and Physicians Committee president Dr. Neal Barnard’s blog.

About the Development Team

Our Development team supports the Physicians Committee’s programs and campaigns by managing the fundraising channels of events, major gifts, annual giving, grants, and planned giving. We share the values of being donor-centric, demonstrating passion for the Physicians Committee mission, fostering cooperation, developing results-driven priorities, and acting with innovation.

About this Career Opportunity

The Physicians Committee is looking for an Online Fundraising and Advocacy Specialist to join our team. If you are experienced with Fundraising/Donor Management or CRM software and are highly organized, we want to hear from you. The Online Fundraising and Advocacy Specialist will work the Director of Annual Giving and other development team members to implement integrated fundraising campaigns and cultivate the engagement of supporters to advance our mission. Specific duties include:

  • Preparing e-mails using HTML, CSS, and images
  • Creating action alerts, donation pages, event registration forms, surveys, and static webpages
  • Recommending practices to improve results such as open rates, click-throughs, and conversion rates
  • Evaluating potential software vendors
  • Ensuring accuracy and data hygiene in the current database

 This is a full-time position located at the Physicians Committee’s headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Who We’re Looking For

We are looking for a team player who will tackle his or her work with a sense of urgency and with persistence, who can manage several campaigns simultaneously and who is detail- and service-oriented. If you share these qualities; are passionate about the Physicians Committee's mission to advance the field of plant-based nutrition and promote alternatives to the use of animals in research, education and testing; and have two or more years of experience using Blackbaud, Salsa, or comparable Fundraising/Donor Management or CRM software, we'd like to hear from you. Knowledge of Luminate Online and Raiser’s Edge is a plus. Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and web design best practices is also a plus.

How to Apply

In your cover letter, please tell us about your interest in our vision to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on disease prevention, plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. Please also tell us about your accomplishments and about any experience you have in online fundraising and advocacy. Click here to apply online. We look forward to hearing from you! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.

 

 

 

Area of Focus

Nutrition and Health

Veg Type

Vegan

Job Level

Professional

Remote Position?

No