Development Associate

A Place to Be
Middleburg, VA
Associate

A Place To Be is a community of people dedicated to the values of inclusivity, respect, acceptance, love, and hope. APTB helps people with medical and mental health struggles face, navigate, and overcome life’s challenges using the clinically based practices of music therapy.

APTB is looking for an energetic person to be a part of its fast growth. The Development Associate supports all development activities related to annual appeals, donor research, grant research, donor relations, and gift processing. This role maintains communications with existing donors and identifies prospective donors capable of making major gifts to the organization. Additionally, the Development Associate supports various special events and the submission of applications and proposals for funding.

This is a full-time position based in Middleburg, VA, and the work will primarily take place in the office. The Development Associate reports to the Executive Director. Candidates should:

  • Have at least 3 years of experience in development, membership, or donor engagement.
  • Be proficient with donor prospecting through research, wealth screening, and other analytical methods.
  • Show the ability to work independently, under deadlines, without close supervision.
  • Have superior communication skills, including writing and speaking persuasively for diverse audiences.

Development Resources, inc. (DRi) is leading this search for A Place to Be.