Development Coordinator


The Development Coordinator will report to the Executive Director and will assist throughout the office when necessary. He or she will perform administrative duties related to fundraising, marketing and public relations and will gain firsthand experience in strategic planning to increase the capacity of a growing non-profit organization. Additionally, the Development Coordinator will be involved with stewardship activities related to non-profit fundraising and relationship management, including working with a team to create and implement the fundraising, development and communications strategy for Cedars of Marin, as well as donor and grant research and tracking. This role is entry level and will serve as the catalyst for a successful career in non-profit fundraising and relationship management for the right candidate. This work is fun, creative, fulfilling and challenging.


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and knowledge of communication principles and practices

  • Knowledge and experience with data entry systems and reporting

  • Knowledge of social media tools: Facebook, Twitter, Knowledge of website management

  • Interest and desire to learn how to become an impactful development professional

  • Proficient in the use of various MS Office programs, including Word, Excel and Outlook, and ability to use various databases. Experience with Neon CRM and Constant Contact a plus

  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and follow through with minimal direction

  • Attention to detail, project management skills, and being highly organized a must

  • Flexibility in varied job assignments

  • Willingness to pitch in when/where needed

  • Upbeat, positive attitude and good sense of humor a plus

  • An understanding of and belief in, the mission of Good News Partners

  • Ability to work with compassion and patience in an environment shared with adults with developmental disabilities


  • 4-year Degree

Job Type

  • Full-time

If you are interested in applying, please send your resume' and cover letter to Tim Jones via email at Please include the "Job Title" in the subject line.