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Development Associate
Post Date: 06/12/20   Company: The Salvation Army

Job Description:

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Development Associate for the Naples Corps, located in Naples, Florida.

Job Summary

Provides administrative support to the Development Department Director and team. In addition, coordinates, monitors, ensures the accomplishment of the various office tasks in the most efficient and effective manner possible; cross-trains in all areas and supports all office assignments concentrating on targeted deadlines and quality standards; prepares various routine and special reports to keep the department head abreast of progress; ensures office operations are in compliance with established departmental policies and procedures.  Assists with the management and set up of special events.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of the principles and practices particular to the department's administration.   Knowledge of general office principles, practices and procedures. Ability to ensure compliance with departmental policies and procedures. Ability to motivate a spirit of unity, loyalty, and helpfulness within and among office staff. Ability to plan and assign work in a manner to ensure compliance with deadlines. Photo Shop/Photo Editor, Adobe and graphic design skills.

Education and Experience

Two years course-work from an accredited college or university, AND Three years progressively responsible experience working in a general office with at least one year performing work characteristic of the assigned department, OR Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Licenses and Certifications

Valid State Driver’s License

Approved Salvation Army Motor Vehicle Report required

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to plan work priorities, evaluate work performances and provide recommendations for improving productivity and efficiency of work. Ability to provide effective leadership to subordinates, maintain a variety of internal and external contacts and work cooperatively with superior, peer and subordinate staff. Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail for extended periods of time when reading and preparing reports or resolving operational problems. Ability to make sound decisions and resolve operational problems in the absence of an immediate supervisor. Ability to effectively and efficiently work on multiple projects at the same time without becoming frustrated or disorganized. Ability to plan, organize, and prioritize work in order to accomplish work in compliance with quality standards and deadlines. Ability to determine the most effective and efficient method to accomplish work objectives and goals and to work under limited supervision. Duties are usually performed seated.  Sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking.

Additional Information

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

To apply: 

Application Submittal Period:  06/12/2020-06/26/2020

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled