Jayhawk Area Council Seeks Fundraising Assistant

The Jayhawk Area Council is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of full-time Fundraising Assistant.  

The Fundraising Assistant is responsible for the entry of all pledges and payments received, creating and mailing bills, and handling all correspondence related to the Jayhawk Area Council’s fundraising campaigns.  Campaigns include the annual Friends of Scouting campaign, Foundation and Grants, Project Sales, and our various special events.  This person is also heavily involved in organization and management of product sales including popcorn. The Fundraising Assistant would report to Erin Aldridge, Development Director.

This position is 35-40 hours/week with some flexibility in arrival and departure times.  Certain seasonal activities may increase the number of hours and schedule for short-term periods.

Qualified applicants need to have a working knowledge in Microsoft Word and Excel.  Knowledge in Blackbaud/Raiser's Edge is desired but not required.

Interested applicants can send a resume with cover letter and contact information to:  Jayhawk Area Council, BSA, ATT: Fundraising Assistant, 1020 SE Monroe Street, Topeka, KS 66612-1110 or email them to Erin.Aldridge@Scouting.org.  Position will be filled as soon as qualified applicants are received.