The Manager of Donor Database Services provides vision, manages projects, and leads technical staff to integrate technological resources and information in supporting the fund raising efforts of the Foundation. The Manager supervises the gift processing team, special projects coordinator, and database coordinator of the Foundation and works closely with other departmental directors in identifying information needs and developing solutions to streamline operations and fund raising support. The Manager oversees a constituent database of approximately 90,000 records, the gift receiving and receipting processes, and the management functions. The Donor Information Services program is responsible for meeting information needs for all programs within the Foundation (including Annual Giving, Major Gifts and Donor Relations) to ensure that solicitations, gift management and stewardship are adequately supported and expand as fund raising results increase. Maintaining accurate gift and donor records is critical to financial reporting, donor stewardship and protecting the public trust.
Bachelor’s Degree required.
Extensive computer database management experience with Blackbaud’s Raiser’s Edge software is required.
Five years of experience in nonprofit fundraising environment with knowledge of donor gift processing and direct mail is required.
Prior supervisory experience required.
Strong knowledge and experience with Microsoft Excel is required.
Communication skills, particularly in translating business objectives into transactional terms and the reverse, are essential.
Cook Children's is an EOE/AA, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
Cook Children's Health Care System is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of eight entities – a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services Inc., and Health Foundation.Cook Children's Medical Center Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the integrated system has more than 60 primary and specialty care offices throughout North Texas. Its service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing nearly half the state.Cook Children's traces its roots back to 1918, but throughout its continual change and robust growth, it still embraces an inspiring promise – to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. To live up to this promise, Cook Children's combines the art of caring with the use of leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child, every day.History – Cook Children's has a rich history of nearly a century of caring for children.Our Promise – Knowing that every child's ...life is sacred, it is the promise of Cook Children's to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.Companies – Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Cook Children's is a not-for-profit organization that is comprised of eight nationally recognized companies.Community Health Outreach – Cook Children's Community Health Outreach works together with over 150 partner organizations to improve the safety and health of at-risk children through education, disease and injury prevention and support.Clinical Research – Cook Children's is home to a skilled team of research-minded physicians, nurses and health care professionals and administrators who drive our commitment to excellent clinical care and the search for medical advances.Public Relations – Cook Children's Public Relations works with national and local media outlets, produces Cook Children's publications, coordinates special events and helps develop key relationships within the community.Contractor & Vendor Information – Cook Children's contractors and vendors must ensure their employees are knowledgeable about working with our organization.Sponsorship guidelines – Cook Children's sponsors a select number of events that are strongly aligned with its promise to improve the health of every child in the region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.