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Foundation Relations Manager

Overview

Support the National Military Family Association (Association) Development department in the development and implementation of a comprehensive foundation grants development program.

Responsibilities

In coordination with the Deputy Director for Development, manage NMFA efforts to cultivate foundation donors, to include:

  • Developing an annual grants strategy
  • Writing compelling, persuasive grant proposal narratives, applications and supporting documents
  • Maintaining and expanding support for NMFA programs by overseeing execution of grants portfolio, including prospecting research, proposal and report writing, and stewardship
  • Managing an efficient operational system to ensure accurate records and timely communication with
    Funders;
    Creating and overseeing a grants calendar and maintaining up-to-date database records for all institutional donors
  • Developing a deep understanding of program content through strong inter-departmental working relationships to ensure integrity and quality of proposal writing
  • Contributing to designing accurate logic models with realistic outcomes and benchmarks
  • Coordinating with multiple departments to gather necessary financial documents and data to report on achievement and evaluation of grant impact
  • Working with key staff to develop and implement strategy for educating and stewarding donors

Assist the Deputy Director for Development with the daily operational responsibilities of the department to include:

  • Creating the department budget
  • Developing and implementing the department strategic plan

Job Qualifications and Competencies

  • 3+ years grant writing fundraising experience required
  • Clear, precise and compelling writing and communications skills
  • Detail-oriented, organized, deadline-driven
  • Experience in stewardship of foundation donors
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently with purpose and accuracy in a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Customer Relationship Management (CRM) proficiency in Raisers Edge and GrantHub or similar databases
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills
  • High degree of professionalism
  • In-depth understanding of Microsoft Office suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, SharePoint, etc.) preferred
  • Knowledge of the families of the uniformed services preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

TO APPLY

Please send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to [email protected].  Please note, resumes received without a cover letter will not be considered.

Digital Audience Manager

Overview

The Digital Audience Manager cultivates engaged communities online and leverages all social tools to effectively build these communities, grow them, and meet their needs. The Digital Audience Manager leads the National Military Family Association’s micro-audiences pivoting between brand awareness initiatives, organizational campaigns, programmatic promotion, and press outreach and response.

Responsibilities

  • Provide internal and external community landscape updates and input for social media campaigns and community growth opportunities through social listening and organic engagement
  • Develop and execute content and engagement strategies for micro-audiences and Facebook Groups with reporting on success and growth opportunities
  • Cultivate natural moderators and influencer relationships in micro-audiences for increased visibility and community engagement
  • Assist with content theme development and related public media – both media and social – campaigns
  • Provide support across public media verticals

Job Qualifications and Competencies

Education

Four years of writing experience with critique as evidenced in a bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional time writing with a stated editorial process

Experience

Four or more years managing digital communities, particularly on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, or niche-social outlets like SnapChat, TikTok, Marco Polo, FlipGrid, or WhatsApp; must be able to demonstrate marked growth in community, engagement, or other key performance indicators

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Comprehensive knowledge and demonstrated community content planning, increased engagement, and data analysis required
  • Thorough knowledge of Facebook and Twitter brand page and Business Manager; certification to run ads of political importance on Facebook preferred
  • Demonstrated agility in content development, paid ads on social platforms, media outreach and response
  • Extremely well-developed interpersonal and communication skills with a demonstrated mastery of written communication for multiple audiences
  • High attention to detail
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • High degree of professionalism
  • Understanding of the families of the uniformed services preferred, with a particular emphasis on their social behaviors, systematic challenges, and modes of social media use and overall media consumption

Compensation

Annual salary; leave and personal days; holidays; medical benefits; paid disability leave and life insurance; option to participation payroll Flexible Spending Accounts and 403(b) retirement plans; free parking.

TO APPLY

Please send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to [email protected].  Please note, resumes received without a cover letter will not be considered.

Contact

National Military Family Association
2800 Eisenhower Avenue, Suite 250
Alexandria, VA 22314
703.931.6632

[email protected]

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