United Way Jobs

Development Coordinator

locationPoughkeepsie, NY, USA
PublishedPublished: Published 3 weeks ago
Resource Development
Full time

United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region is seeking a Development Coordinator to successfully manage workplace fundraising campaigns, the Hudson Valley SEFA Campaign and the Pull the Tank Fundraiser.   We are seeking a relationship-driven, forward-thinking and action-oriented individual to join our team. We enthusiastically encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply to HR-Inbox@uwdor.org


  • Manage corporate fundraising initiatives including workplace campaigns, corporate gifts, sponsorships and new business opportunities
  • Design, organize, implement and direct the annual Hudson Valley SEFA campaign including developing and managing budget
  • Year-round management of Pull the Tank event
  • Facilitate in-person and virtual presentations about the work of United Way to groups of 10-100 individuals
  • Highlight the impact of United Way in written communications, literature and on social media
  • Meet virtually and in-person with community representatives in Dutchess, Orange and surrounding counties.
  • Provide support in the execution of all United Way events and activities
  • Provide back-up within the Resource Development Department as needed 


  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, communications,  nonprofit management or related field
  • Minimum of two years fundraising/sales experience
  • Experience building, developing and retaining strong relationships with donors
  • Knowledge of Andar or other fundraising software, Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Spanish speaker a plus but not required
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team and available to adjust schedule for evening and weekend events
  • Must have Valid driver’s license, car and insurance (travel required)

Physical Attributes for Development Coordinator position

  1. Ability to lift objects up to 20-25 pounds as well as carrying/bending
  2. Ability to sit at computer for up to 7 hours per day

Salary Range:  $40,000-$45,000

To apply for this position please submit a resume and cover letter to HR-Inbox@uwdor.org