The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, a renowned international affairs think tank headquartered in Washington, DC with five global centers, is seeking a Development Associate to support the major gifts function of its DC-based development team.
The Development Associate for Major Gifts will report to the Major Gifts Officer and coordinate all individual donor fundraising activities including pitch development, producing fundraising reports (activities, pledges, donations), managing task lists, and writing the content of donor materials in coordination with the Communications team. The position will also be responsible for organizing cultivation events for individual donors, coordinating donor meeting logistics and materials, generating pipeline and donor lists, and supporting individual donor stewardship activities.
Successful candidates will possess four to five years of relevant fundraising experience. The ideal candidate will be detail oriented and possess superb writing and oral communications skills, the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, the ability to work independently within a team environment, and experience in executing first-rate small private events and larger meetings.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected group.
Additional Salary Information: Full benefits package
About Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is a unique global network of policy research centers in Russia, China, Europe, the Middle East, India, and the United States. Our mission, dating back more than a century, is to advance peace through analysis and development of fresh policy ideas and direct engagement and collaboration with decisionmakers in government, business, and civil society. Working together, our centers bring the inestimable benefit of multiple national viewpoints to bilateral, regional, and global issues.