Now Seeking:

Email your cover letter and resume or mail it to: Humanities Nebraska, ATTN: Office and Grants Coordinator, 215 Centennial Mall South #330, Lincoln, NE 68508.

Development Associate

The Development Associate provides support for Humanities Nebraska’s variety of fundraising activities, and reports to the Director of Development. We are looking for a passionate, detail-oriented, responsible person with experience in
database management, event planning, and fundraising. The Development Associate supports the mission of Humanities Nebraska through development activities such as processing donations, helping with events, interacting with donors and board members, and being involved with many fundraising initiatives.


  • Organized
  • Flexible
  • Detail-oriented
  • Good communicator
  • High integrity
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Experience with Blackbaud’s The Raiser’s Edge database is a plus.
  • Passion for HN’s mission (Helping Nebraskans explore what connects us and makes us human)

Work Experience:

  • Associate’s degree required, Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • 2 years fundraising experience preferred.
  • Experience with large events (300+ attendance) preferred.
  • Nonprofit experience ideal.
  • We realize there are great candidates who won’t meet all of the criteria, and we also know you might bring important skills that we haven’t considered. If that’s you, don’t
    hesitate to apply and tell us how your experience can benefit this position.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive starting salary range of $30,000-$45,000, based on experience.
  • Benefits include health, retirement, vacation, dental, and vision.

Application deadline: October 18, 2022 or until position is filled.

Humanities Nebraska is an equal opportunity employer. It is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, or sexual orientation.