Field Direct Fundraising Associate

Cynet Systems   •  

Washington, DC

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 31 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

We are looking for Field Direct Fundraising Associate for our client in Washington, DC

Job Title: Field Direct Fundraising Associate

Job Location: Washington, DC

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

"US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time."

Job Description:

  • As a member of the Consumer Fundraising, Field Direct Fundraising Team, this role partners with regionally-based client chapters on marketing and fundraising initiatives.
  • This role reports to the Field Direct Fundraising Manager, Consumer Fundraising Operations.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • This role will be responsible for the following activities
  • Local email campaigns using the Adobe email portal
  • Event registration/sponsorship platform using CVent
  • Peer-to-Peer Fundraising using Crowdrise
  • Provide training and support for all Direct Fundraising management platforms including, Adobe, Cvent and Crowdrise as well as the Core Donor Fundraising topics.

Disaster Fundraising:

  • Perform as the primary liaison with the regions/divisions for specific local disaster fundraising activities, including:
  • E-grams (disaster Email solicitations)
  • Identify high performing practices to package, replicate and scale them across regions.
  • When a subject matter expert is needed, support divisional Marketing leadership drive adoption of standard, high performing practices and tools in regions, and identify exceptional practices for select, top markets.
  • Reporting to the Field Direct Fundraising Manager drive results through external facing direct marketing programs using best practices supporting local chapters, regions and divisions, leveraging best practices.
  • Participate in NHQ-led Consumer Marketing and Fundraising meetings, as needed, and work in close concert with this unit and the Data and Analytics team.
  • Analysis of internal and external data/research that enhances our ability to drive revenue, engagement.
  • Contribute to the development of annual plans at the department and field level, as needed.


  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • 1+ years minimum experience in Marketing or other related experience
  • Basic knowledge in email, event management and peer to peer fundraising tools and other Red Cross tools
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and other web editing tools a plus
  • Ability to manage multiple projects is essential
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including strong interpersonal, liaison, and negotiation skills are required
  • Strong initiative and a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of data and information for internal use
  • Ability To work effectively and persuasively with field-based marketers and NHQ leadership
  • Strong teamwork and collaboration required
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work effectively in a remote work environment
  • Physical requirements are those present in normal office environment conditions. Operational flexibility to meet sudden and unpredictable business needs
  • Willingness to work outside standard established business hours, and a 20% business travel are required