Development Associate, Rodel

  • July 30, 2021
  • Remote / Wilmington, DE

Logo of RodelRodel is a Philanthropy Delaware Member .  

The Development/Fundraising Associate will support fundraising and grant management functions. Working with the entire team, the Development/Fundraising Associate will provide research on potential funders. This role will manage the application processes for grant applications and coordinate reporting requirements. The Development/Fundraising Associate will manage the contact management system, keeping the database updated and providing accurate details for the team.

Critical Strengths for this Role:
  • Equity mindset and passion for our organizational mission
  • Project management skills to ensure goals are met on time
  • Strong attention to detail while managing multiple projects
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Good judgment and proactive
  • Fun -- this is hard work and we are a small team, so a sense of humor is appreciated
The ideal candidate will excel in:
  • Written and verbal communication
  • The ability to work independently and collaboratively with the team
  • Managing multiple projects and grants concurrently
  • Microsoft Office
  • Strong technical skills with the affinity to learn new technology applications.

A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred for this position but not required if the applicant has relevant work or grant writing experience. Entry-level professionals are encouraged to apply. Prior experience in development or grant management is a bonus.

Rodel is an equal opportunity employer, offering a competitive salary and benefits package. We also provide customized support and professional development to advance your growth.

For further information on Rodel, please visit us at

Our vision... We believe a great education changes everything—from the life of a young person to the health and vibrancy of a community. A great education opens up worlds of opportunities, strengthens economies, and promotes civic engagement. It changes everything. At Rodel, we are working to make sure every student in Delaware gets a great education and empowering our state to become a leader for equity and excellence. We work to help Delaware become a global leader in educating each of its students to contribute and thrive.

To Apply:

Submit a cover letter and resume to Tiffany Trawick via email to

Contact Us:
Office: (302) 588-1342

100 W. 10th Street, Suite 500
Wilmington, DE 19801

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