April 25, 2023
Donor Relations Specialist
Job Description (Full time, Salary, Exempt)
MISSION: To provide experiences for all people in God’s creation that inspire faith, build relationships, and transform lives.
VISION: Trusting in God’s promises, lives are transformed to love and serve as a part of inclusive communities.
NovusWay Ministries (NovusWay, Inc.) is a progressive, growing outdoor ministry of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America located across the southeastern United States that includes the camps and conference centers of Lutheridge, Lutherock, Luther Springs and Lutheranch.
The Donor Relation Specialist shall be a person committed to Jesus Christ and the church and be dedicated to working in a church related organization. A minimum of 1 year office experience working in a donor CRM software is preferred. The Donor Relation Specialist shall have experience in Microsoft Office and have the ability to become proficient in Donor Perfect fundraising software. He/she shall have strong communication, listening and telephone skills and the ability to handle and complete multiple tasks in a timely manner. Accuracy is a must.
The primary role of the Donor Relation Specialist is to track and maintain records on all gifts received at NovusWay, for capital campaigns, projects and the annual fund, and to generate acknowledgement letters for those donors. The Donor Relation Specialist will also provide support for print/email publications and mailings and will coordinate the work of development office volunteers. The Financial Development Executive Director will supervise the position.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
A. Development Related: