Development Coordinator – ISNA Development Foundation

Job Description ISNA is seeking a motivated, detail-oriented and organized individual to fill the role of Development Coordinator in ISNA Development Foundation (IDF) office, located at ISNA headquarters in Plainfield, IN. This position works closely with the IDF Executive Director in the areas of planned charitable giving, donor analysis, database management, and overall departmental operations.   Primary Job Responsibilities
  • Coordinates planned giving and Islamic inheritance seminars
  • Identifies and cultivates planned giving prospects
  • Assists in managing ISNA 1000 Donors Club, Ambassadors Club and the Visionary Circle
  • Designs and implements a cultivation strategy to nurture donors and increase their engagement and financial support
  • Manages data in the Raiser’s Edge database and creates various reports
  • Processes monthly sustainer donations through electronic funds transfers
  • Provides financial reports to IDF Executive Director, as well as the Chief Financial Officer, regularly
  • Assists in the logistical preparation and execution of fundraising events as needed; including the annual ISNA Founders Committee retreat, Community Service Recognition Luncheon and Saturday Evening Main Session fundraising at the ISNA Annual Convention
  • Writes business and correspondence letters and memos
  • Assumes any other related tasks that may be assigned by IDF Executive Director
  • At least three years of experience in a non-profit setting preferred, (development office experience a plus), and/or a Bachelor’s degree or higher in the field of non-profit management, public administration, philanthropy or similarly related fields preferred
  • Willing to travel out of state on weekends as needed
  • Proficiency using Raiser’s Edge Database, or similar donor software management system
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Power Point
  • Good communication skills and writing capabilities, as well as general administrative experience
  • Must be willing to work in the office headquarters in Plainfield, IN
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be comfortable working with Muslims; experience working with Muslims and/or basic knowledge of Islam preferred
Note: This position is full-time with competitive salary and benefits.  Pay is commensurate with education, skills, and experience with clear success metrics for growth. ISNA is a religious, not-for-profit organization, which offers a variety of services to meet the religious, educational, and cultural needs of Muslim communities across North America. Contact: Interested persons should email a comprehensive resume stating education, work history, and references, along with a cover letter and copies of relevant academic certificates to: Habibe Ali, Chief Operations Officer Islamic Society of North America PO Box 38, Plainfield, IN 46168 Phone:  317-839-8157 ext 824 Fax:  317-839-1805 Email: