FT Development Assistant

Posted: 08/28/2022

Development Assistant

United Midcoast Charities is seeking a Development Assistant to support its ongoing fundraising efforts, including individual giving, corporate and foundation grants, planned giving, sponsorships, and events. The ideal candidate should have strong communication/social skills, and be comfortable with current office procedures and digital technology.

Core competencies and qualifications preferred but not required include:

● Prior experience in fundraising, including working with donor databases.

● Experience in donor cultivation/solicitation and retention tactics.

● Experience in grant research and applications.

● Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in small teams.

● Good judgment, attention to detail, dependability, and discretion with confidential information.

● Experience in using social media and other digital platforms.


Salary/Wage: $40-50,000, commensurate with experience

Job Type: Full-Time with hybrid work model and/or flex-time options

Start Date: October 1, 2022

Region: Midcoast Maine (Knox & Waldo counties)

Specific Location: Camden


About United Midcoast Charities

United Midcoast Charities, founded in 1942, is a 501c3 community-supported nonprofit whose mission is to energize Midcoast Maine nonprofit agencies through finance and guidance, supporting a network of resources stronger than any single organization. UMC’s primary areas of focus are food, housing, health & safety, and economic security. Over the past 35 years, UMC has awarded grants totaling more than $10.5 Million. To date in 2022, UMC grants exceed $500,000 to 39 agencies in Knox and Waldo counties. For more information, visit www.unitedmidcoastcharities.org.