Posted: May 25, 2021

Database Analyst

Application Deadline: N/A

Friends of Karen (FoK) is a mission-centered organization offering services to families in the NY tristate area who have a child with a life-threatening illness.  The Database Analyst serves the mission by turning data into critical information to drive FoK’s multi-faceted fundraising program.  This position reports to the Executive Director and is a key member of the development team. He/she is responsible for ensuring high standards of quality, consistency, and accuracy across all development records and reports.

The ideal candidate should have at least 3-5 years of database management experience, is data-driven, analytical, tech-savvy, process-focused, detail-oriented, comfortable managing multiple projects, and mindful of the importance of building meaningful relationships with our donors.  While fundraising experience is desired, the candidate must have strong problem-solving skills and be self-motivated.  In addition, the candidate should have superior organizational skills and an ability to work independently as well as part of a hands-on professional development team and can balance priorities and meet deadlines. Understanding financial systems and being comfortable interpreting and reporting financial information, including general endowment transactions, is essential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and maintain the Raiser’s Edge (fundraising) database and other donor databases used by the organization.
  • Support Friends of Karen’s fundraising efforts through timely data tracking and analysis.
  • Handle list segmentation and management for campaigns, special events, publications and outreach to current and prospective supporters.
  • Collaborate with Finance team in the preparation of month-end reports and fiscal year revenue data and gift documentation for financial audit and 990.
  • Oversee the recording of donations and the gift acknowledgement process;
  • Provide supervision for the Development Assistant;
  • Respond to donor inquiries and requests.

 This positon is full time with generous benefits and paid time off.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Location of position is flexible.

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to: [email protected]

Friends of Karen is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.