Development and Community Engagement Specialist

Downtown Cleveland Alliance

Application Deadline

Job Description

This individual will contribute to the success of the Alliance’s fundraising and development efforts, assisting in the areas of grant writing and reporting, research into potential funding sources, event coordination, and relationship-building with funders. Opportunities to take a leadership role in new fundraising strategies will be explored. In addition, this individual will support the Alliance’s community engagement efforts, including the coordination of the DCA City Advocates Program, and various other community initiatives in which we are involved. Excellent written and oral communication skills are essential. An ideal candidate has experience working in a non-profit environment, is highly organized and efficient, and works well under the pressure of deadlines. This individual must be familiar with- or have an interest in becoming familiar with- Downtown Cleveland and possess a strong understanding of the importance of a dynamic downtown core in our city and region.

How to Apply

Please email cover letter and resume to Applications without a cover letter will not be considered. Selected candidates will be asked to complete a sample writing assignment.