Campbell & Company is a national consulting firm that serves nonprofit organizations and institutions in all sectors, including education, environment, healthcare, human services, arts and culture, associations and membership organizations, and civic and public affairs.
The firm is based in Chicago and Seattle with regional staff in Los Angeles, San Francisco Bay Area, and Washington, DC. Our team-based approach enhances our work and is built into our company’s structure as a 100 percent employee-owned firm.
We work with organizations at critical points in their growth and development, when our expertise and partnership can have a powerful impact. We have four primary service lines: fundraising, communications, executive search, and strategic information services. Our culture of innovation fueled the development of Campbell & Company’s first software as a service product, Beam Insights, which aims to address advances in technology to support fundraising.
We strive to work in multi-service teams to provide the right balance of expertise, experience, and seniority for each client. As a firm, we are fully committed to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Access (DEIA). Accordingly, we’ve created a framework to strengthen the diversity of our firm, address the ways in which we can be more fully inclusive of people from all backgrounds, and work to build equity in our profession and the nonprofit sector. This framework focuses on our internal talent management, ensuring an inclusive culture, continuous learning, and transparent communication.
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Campbell & Company seeks an individual for an Associate Consultant position in our Seattle office. The Associate Consultant will help Campbell & Company by providing fundraising and advancement services to a variety of nonprofit organizations. Primary responsibilities include participating as a team member in the campaign planning study process, campaign counsel services, and development assessment and planning projects.
The Associate Consultant plays an important role in supporting our consulting teams and our clients with overall project management, data gathering and analysis, materials preparation, scheduling, and meeting planning. The role will have a predominant focus on the firm’s fundraising services, with involvement in strategic information services work and strong collaboration with the communications consulting team. The Associate Consultant will work collaboratively as a key member of several client services teams under the guidance of a project leader and share information and experiences as an important part of each consultancy.
This person will report to a Vice President in Seattle and will participate as a member of the Associate Consultant team collaborating and sharing with colleagues around the country. The Associate Consultant will primarily serve Northwest clients from the Seattle office, Campbell & Company clients in California, and select Campbell & Company in other regions. We are looking for amazing people who have diverse backgrounds and experiences, are inspired by our mission, and are highly motivated to change lives through meaningful work.
The successful candidate will have two to five years prior nonprofit work experience, preferably in a direct fundraising role or consulting environment.
Additional qualifications will include a passion for the nonprofit sector and an understanding of the philanthropic climate; the ability to earn the confidence of a wide range of internal and external constituents; strong writing and communication skills; critical thinking skills; excellent quantitative, data analysis, and data management proficiency; demonstrated project management skills; exceptional interpersonal and communication and presentation skills; a high degree of initiative to collaborate with leaders across the firm; and the energy and ability to work independently. Creativity, an entrepreneurial spirit, and flexibility will be critical, and major gift proposal and/or grant writing experience would be a bonus.
An ability and willingness to travel as needed (estimated less than 10% of the time), and a bachelor’s degree or equivalent relevant experience in a related discipline is required.
The full position overview can be found here: https://bit.ly/3qxJ05q
To be considered please send a cover letter and resume to: seattleAC2021@campbellcompany.com