Job Title: Development & Endowment Coordinator
Organization Name: Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle 
Organization Type: Service Provider
Job Posted: 03/15/2017

Job Description: The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle (JFGS) is excited to announce an opening for a full-time position. Are you task-oriented and dedicated to high-quality customer focused work? Do you enjoy analyzing data to solve problems? Are you naturally detail-orientated? We are looking for a creative, energetic and engaged candidate to fill the position of Development & Endowment Coordinator.

Why JFGS? The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle in a non-profit founded in 1928 to serve the Jewish community, locally and around the world. Over its nearly nine decades of service, the Federation has been at the forefront of meeting the community’s wide-ranging needs. Today, the Jewish Federation is committed to creating Jewish connections for life, ensuring that all Jews can participate in Jewish life in any way that fits their interests and passions, at every stage of life. Position Overview The Development & Endowment Coordinator assists the Development & Endowment Departments in the day-to-day operations including general administrative duties. The Coordinator will exercise high levels of customer service while working with the department’s staff to grow and maintain annual community campaign and the endowment portfolio.


  • Associates Degree required, Bachelor’s Degree preferred with at least three years’ office administrative experience or equivalent combination of education and experience

Required Attributes and Competencies:

  • Comfortable command of Microsoft Office Suite, in particular, Microsoft Excel, as well as other technology tools
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; team player within a diverse working environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to maintain high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle multiple completing tasks and demands
  • Must be self-motivated with a demonstrated ability to learn quickly, set priorities and work independently
  • Able to anticipate, identify, analyze and solve problems
  • Professional demeanor and ability to handle all situations in a calm manner
  • High level of integrity and ability to maintain confidential information
  • Strong follow through skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Experience with nonprofit organizations a plus 

To view the full job description: please visit our website

How to Apply: 

Interested candidates are encouraged to visit the JFGS website and to gain insight into the organization’s mission and impact.

Submit a cover letter and resume to: -- No phone calls please.