La Scuola International School

Development Assistant - San Francisco

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Active since 19-12-2017 Job category Charity / Fundraising
Location San Francisco Level Entry level/Graduate
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Temporary employment
Hours 0 Salary $18-20 depending on experience

La Scuola International School, an independent K-8 Reggio Emilia / International Baccalaureate (IB) and Italian immersion school in San Francisco, seeks a temporary, part-time Development Assistant in the Development Office providing support to the Director of Development. This position starts January 2018; this 10-15 hour per week role is a minimum three-month commitment with the possibility of extension.

Job Description:
The Development Assistant works with the Director of Development and is responsible for supporting La Scuola’s fundraising strategy, which includes the accurate and timely entry of data, gift and ticket processing, pledge reminders, record maintenance, gift acknowledgments, producing mail merges and other reports as needed. The Development Assistant is also responsible for helping with prospect research and communications for development-related events, data clean-up, and maintenance of development files.

A successful candidate will possess excellent writing and organizing skills, an entrepreneurial, get-it-done spirit and passion for the mission of our organization: Inspire Brave Learners to Shape the Future.

Required Qualifications + Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Advanced proficiency with MS Office Suite required (Excel and Word/mail merge)
  • 1-2 years experience working with a CRM/donor database
  • 2+ years working in a development or database-related administrative role in an academic or nonprofit setting preferred
  • Proficiency with Mac platforms, demonstrated ability to learn new software quickly
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to maintain the highest degree of confidentiality regarding all aspects of work
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment, prioritize activities and meet deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Knowledge of Social Media Marketing Tools
  • Local travel between two campuses in San Francisco required

Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Prior to beginning work and as a condition of employment in order to comply with the law, all employees must provide documentation to prove eligibility to work in United States. In addition, the final candidate will need to pass Criminal Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation Fingerprint Clearance, a physical exam, and provide recent copy of a negative TB test and other immunization records.

To be considered for the position, please send a letter of intent, a resume and a minimum of 3 references. Grazie!


Non-Discrimination Policy:
In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at La Scuola will be based on merit, qualifications and abilities. La Scuola does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender, childbirth or related medical condition, marital status, veteran status, physical or mental disability (actual or perceived), medical condition, genetic characteristics, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by state, federal or local law. This policy governs all aspects of employment, including hiring, job assignment, compensation, discipline, termination, layoff, promotion, transfer and access to benefits and training.

More information
This listing is a part-time job

Job category Charity / Fundraising
Industry / Industries Education / Training
Region United States

Contact information

Name Cindy Cesca Yoshiyama