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Development and Fundraising

Donor Relations Specialist

Providence Network
Posted: 04/13/2022
Salary/Range: $42,000 - $45,000
Denver, CO

The Donor Relations Specialist contributes directly to the fundraising and resource development activities of the organization under the leadership of the Development Director. The primary purpose of this role is to assist the director in reaching PN’s fundraising goals by providing outstanding project and communication leadership that fosters meaningful donor/volunteer engagement. The ideal candidate will be an astute and creative thinker with high personal standards of integrity and follow-through.


  • Bachelor’s degree and 1–2 years of successful fundraising (or similar) experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Superior interpersonal skills and adept at building genuine relationships
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational and project management abilities
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Google Workspace applications
  • Experience with donor relationship management (CRM) systems and best practices


  • Contributes to the identification, cultivation, solicitation, and retention of donors      using an integrated, team approach
  • Manages day-to-day efforts of the in-kind donation and volunteer programs
  • Ensures a consistent, dynamic presence across social media platforms
  • Supports the creation of high-impact fundraising and communication materials
  • Acts as first line of communication for donor, volunteer, and general inquiries
  • Participates in public speaking and other community engagement activities
  • May provide support in the planning and execution of special events


  • Personal dedication to the organization’s mission and values
  • Professional and welcoming in all interactions with staff, residents, and supporters
  • Self-starter and at ease working both independently and as a team 
  • Able to anticipate tasks and adapt to evolving development efforts
  • Demonstrated ability to handle confidential information and situations
  • Strong commitment to Providence Network’s Statement of Faith


  • Employer-paid medical, vision, life, and long-term disability insurance
  • 403(b) retirement plan with 6% employer contributions 
  • 16 PTO days and 10 paid holidays
  • Optional employee-paid dental,  legal identity protection, flex spending and discounted personal insurance plans
  • Up to $50/month cell phone expense reimbursement
  • Annual paid “Day of Solitude”
  • Business mileage reimbursement
To Apply: Email cover letter and resume to Emily Maguire, Development Director, at