Donor Communications Manager

Minneapolis, MN 55404

Industry: Marketing/Creative Job Number: 3924 Division: Advent Creative

Job Description


Are you a passionate storyteller ready to use your writing expertise to drive positive change? As the Donor Communications Manager for our client, Greater Twin Cities United Way, you'll craft compelling messages that inspire donors and advance the mission.

Collaborating with teams across the organization, you will develop content that showcases United Way's impact and empowers others to speak persuasively about their work.

Greater Twin Cities United Way and Advent Talent Group value diversity and encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. If you're excited to leverage your communication skills to make a real difference and promote equity and inclusion, this role is for you!
 
Overview & Perks  
Compensation: $70 - $75,000 annual salary + full benefits
Length: Direct Hire
Schedule: Full-time, 40 hours per week
Location: Minneapolis, MN – Hybrid (one day per week in office)

Responsibilities - Develop stellar, brand-aligned content across print, digital, and video that engages donors and supports fundraising efforts, collaborating with designers and videographers to bring stories to life.
- Ensure content accuracy and excellence by partnering with subject matter experts and providing thoughtful feedback to colleagues.
- Stay current on United Way's impact strategies and investment priorities to focus communications on areas of greatest need.
- Dive deep into fundraising practices and donor audiences to create messages that resonate and inspire action.
- Conduct interviews and consult with internal experts to gather compelling stories and insights.
- Craft and deploy engaging donor emails through MailChimp, from event invitations to newsletters.
- Serve as the go-to marketing partner for donor experiences, working closely with fundraisers to ensure seamless communication and impactful events.
- Provide strategic consultation to fundraisers, leveraging the expertise of the marketing team to elevate their efforts.
- Keep projects on track by aligning expectations with capacity and ensuring top-notch, timely deliverables.
Qualifications
* 5+ years of relevant experience; bonus points for corporate, foundation, nonprofit marketing or agency work.
* Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in marketing, communications, journalism, PR, or a related field.
* Commitment to United Way's mission and values
* Advanced writing and editing skills with the ability to translate complex concepts into clear, equitable, and accessible language.
* Proven track record of managing multiple projects and meeting deadlines.
* Exceptional verbal communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with diverse stakeholders.
* Nimble learner with a knack for absorbing new information and adapting to evolving priorities
* Passion for DEI and crafting messages that promote equity and inclusion.

If you're ready to use your communication superpowers to build a brighter future for the Twin Cities community, this is the perfect opportunity! Join Greater Twin Cities United Way in sharing the story of their impact and inspiring donors to create lasting change.


Advent Talent Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Advent Talent Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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