Please upload your cover letter and resume then proceed to complete the application. You must complete the application in its entirety to be considered. Development Assistant Department:Development Location:Washington, DC Due to promotion, SOME is seeking an Administrative professional to join our Development Team, as a Development Assistant. This is an entry level position that would be perfect for someone interested in learning the ins and outs of fundraising. Our Development Team is based out of our headquarters on O Street in the NOMA area of Washington, DC. This convenient location is also Metro accessible.Position Description: Coordinates and implements the acknowledgment process for gifts at the $1,000 level. Plays an important role by providing administrative support to the development office. Participates in all fundraising activities, public relations, direct mail and special events Qualifications:Required: Bachelor�s Degree and 1 years of clerical, administration management and customer service experience. Preferred: Bachelor's Degree with 5 years of experience supporting a fundraising department in an administrative capacity. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Strong customer service skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to present information concisely and effectively Expected Contributions:Fundraising: Update, prepare, coordinate, scan and file acknowledgment letters. Track to ensure that they are sent within 48 hours of gift receipt.Customer Service: Answer department calls/ emails, respond to inquiries within 24 hours and record notes in the database. Workplace Giving Fairs: Coordinate and represent SOME at workplace giving fairs, talks and other community events and oversee coverage from staff and volunteers.Administrative Support: Provide administrative support for the department.Events: Provide support for and at SOME�s annual fundraising events.Reports to: Development Officer Closing Date: Open Until Filled To Apply: Go to our career page at ****click on the search icon to locate this position. Follow the instructions to complete your on-line application profile to be considered. No phone calls please.SOME, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, personal appearance, family responsibilities, genetic information, disability, matriculation, political affiliation, veteran status, or liability for service in the Armed forces of the United States. SOME, Inc. is also a Drug Free Workplace.