Assistant Director, Advancement and Engagement

$70,000 - $80,000 yearly

Job Category:Administrative

Position Type:Direct Hire / Permanent

Work Model:Hybrid

Location:Chicago, IL  [Hybrid]

Job ID:123711

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Job Description
Lasalle Network is thrilled to be partnered with a Jewish advocacy organization that focuses on shaping a brighter future for individuals from all backgrounds! Our client partners with global leaders, government officials, and diplomats to address social challenges we are faced with everyday. 

Our client is seeking an Assistant Director of Advancement and Engagement to maintain and grow Chicago's network and donation efforts particularly through grants, events and corporate partnerships.

Assistant Director of Advancement and Engagement Responsibilities:
  • Work closely with the Director of Advancement and Engagement to organize and manage Chicago’s annual campaign
  • Engage and solicit an ongoing portfolio of annual donors and prospects
  • Develop strategies to encourage new gifts, as well as increasing current donor contributions
  • Expand donor identification, tracking, cultivating, solicitation and stewardship of donors
  • Run and maintain giving reports
  • Manage development communications for the Chicago region
  • Connect local leaders with opportunities, such as donor recognition societies, global travel opportunities, the United Nations Diplomatic Marathon in NY and Regional Diplomatic Marathon, Project Interchange, the company’s annual Global Forum in Washington, D.C. and more

Assistant Director of Advancement and Engagement Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • 5-8 years of prior development experience with a proven track record of successful fundraising solicitations
  • Goal-oriented campaign strategist who can create and execute a multi-faceted vision
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Self-starter who can work independently as well as collaborate with professional colleagues and volunteer leadership
  • Experienced in developing board members and increasing their level of participation in the fundraising process

If you're interested in growing your career in the non-profit space and are passionate about global wide initiatives, please apply today!

Thank you,

Allison Sachnoff
Senior Project Manager
LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.