Development Associate

Philadelphia 19147, Pennsylvania

JoB Description

The Development Associate will assist the Director of Development in implementing PHS’s annual fundraising plan, with focus on growing financial support from prospects and low to mid-level donors/members through annual appeals, cultivation materials, and targeted special events. Serve as support for Director of Development by providing prospect research, preparation of materials required for donor cultivation and solicitation, and assisting with creating strategies for prospect and donor engagement. Responsible for database management, including reporting, analysis, data integrity and security.

This position will report to the Director of Development and will co-supervise the Development and Communications Assistant.

Excellent PTO & Excellent Benefits


REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor Degree and minimum of 2 years nonprofit development experience.

To Apply: Please send your cover letter & resume to [email protected] You may also request a copy of the complete position description. The subject line on your email must read: Development Associate.  The position will be open until filled.

The Presbyterian Historical Society is a Department of the Office of the General Assembly

Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) The Office of the General Assembly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, class, religion, country of origin, political belief, (dis)ability, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any factor protected by law. Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.


Contact: Director of Development

E-Mail: [email protected]

From the blog

Degrading Core Values

Posted by Laura Otten, Ph.D., Director on 20 April 2018, 7:56 am

Three disparate things happened to me within the course of one workday that all sing a similar and very important message. First, was the interview I heard with James Comey on NPR’s Morning Edition.  One of the many compelling comments he made came back to resonate at the end of the day, connecting with two other seemingly disparate events.  Regardless of the impetus for Comey’s comment, his message is one we should all heed. “We fight like crazy in this country about guns and about social issues and taxes and immigration, and that’s as it should be, and it’s always.

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