Global Catholic Climate Movement is hiring a

Development Coordinator

Washington, United States
Full-Time
Remote

About GCCM

Global Catholic Climate Movement is an international network of Catholic people and 900 member organizations, all working together to develop solutions to the climate crisis. We are led by the Holy Spirit, and we find joy and support in our faith and each other. We act at the forefront of faith-based efforts to protect the environment, and our work is very fast-paced, with multiple projects and priorities managed daily. We enjoy a collaborative working environment in which everyone is committed to tackling the climate crisis with courage and love. We believe, as Pope Francis said in Laudato Si’, that “truly, much can be done!”  

About the position:

This position will be apart of a two-person Development Team supporting the Development Director in identifying, soliciting, cultivating, and stewarding potential and existing donors worldwide for GCCM.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist with writing and submitting grants
  • Respond to donor correspondence
  • Oversee GCCM’s donor acknowledgment process
  • As needed, enter donor information and correspondence into donor database (Salesforce)
  • Identify and conduct research on potential new grantors for GCCM
  • Help develop and execute GCCM’s online solicitation strategy

Skills and Characteristics:

  • Endorses and embodies GCCM values and the Laudato Si’ paradigm in behavior and words; comfortable supporting and working in a faith-based environment. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Highly organized, and able to manage multiple projects at once without sacrificing quality
  • Proven ability to work independently, as well as in close coordination with a remote team across multiple time zones
  • Attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office suite, Google Apps Suite, and Salesforce (if possible, but not required) with the ability to learn new applications and
  • Ability to handle sensitive information with a high degree of integrity

Language:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Experience: 

1-3 years of development experience; preference to those with grant writing experience.

Location:

Open to all applicants worldwide

Type:

Full-time position

Start Date:

As soon as possible

Salary:

Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Work environment:

Remote

To apply:

Please submit a résumé and a cover letter explaining why you are interested in this position.

Deadline for application: Rolling until hired