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Position Overview

Fairmount has an opening for an Associate to add to our growing team. This position supports client projects by providing critical administrative, research and writing assistance to help meet the fundraising and planning needs of Fairmount’s nonprofit clients.  While this position supports Fairmount’s full range of services, its primary focus is on fundraising, including grant writing, individual giving and capital campaign projects. This position provides an excellent continuous learning opportunity for someone who has experience in fundraising and wants to hone their skill, has an interest in consulting, and is seeking exposure to the Philadelphia region’s nonprofit sector. For a full job description, click here Associate


Position Overview

The Research Assistant provides research support that informs the recommendations Fairmount’s consulting teams develop for clients. The types of research span: socio-economic data that will help inform program design; funder grant awards and amounts to help vet opportunities and set strategies; competitor organization review to help determine an organization’s distinguishing features and to set benchmarks; best practice research to support planning; wealth capacity and philanthropic giving history research to shape door strategies; etc. The research is internet-based, using a combination of publicly available information and the subscription-based resources Fairmount uses to shape client strategies. Research supports strategic plans, business plans, capital campaign feasibility studies, resource development plans, public sector funding applications, corporate sponsorship packages, foundation grant proposals, and individual donor strategies. For a full job description, click here Research Assistant (Part-Time)