Accion is a global nonprofit committed to creating a financially inclusive world, with a pioneering legacy in microfinance and fintech impact investing. We catalyze financial service providers to deliver high-quality, affordable solutions at scale for the three billion people who are left out of – or poorly served by – the financial sector. For more than 50 years, Accion has helped tens of millions of people through its work with more than 90 partners in 40 countries. More at http://www.accion.org.
About Resource Development
Accion’s resource development has a solid track record of fundraising results largely generated through corporate and foundation donors including the MasterCard Foundation, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Credit Suisse, MetLife, and Citi Foundations. Over the last years, the organization has expanded its resource development strategies targeting more corporate partnerships and has begun focusing on public and multi-lateral institutions. The Resource Development Team includes fundraising professionals with expertise in grant-writing, events, retail fundraising and communications
The Specialist will be responsible for renewing and expanding the pool of individual donors and prospects at the $1-4,999 range and for coordinating events for the Resource Development department. The Specialist works closely with all members of the Individual Giving and Operations team, and will manage the donor events schedule for the department. S/he will build and maintain strong relationships with the Communications and programs teams, and will contribute to the overall growth of Accion’s individual giving program, supporting the department’s overall goals.