AUGUST 10, 2018

IGFA Seeks Development Coordinator

Founded in 1939, The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the conservation of game fish and the promotion of responsible, ethical angling practices through science, education, rule making, record keeping and recognition of outstanding accomplishments in the field of angling. The IGFA maintains world records in freshwater, saltwater, fly fishing and junior angler categories. The IGFA has members in more than 100 countries


The IGFA Development Coordinator will be a key contributor to the fundraising activities of the organization. Reporting to the IGFA Development Manager, this position will be responsible for day-to-day administration of a variety of development activities, including: events, donor research and data management. Primary responsibilities include: coordinating donor correspondence and the IGFA Donor Society, identifying and researching potential donors, maintaining event websites and registration processes and data entry. Normal working hours are Monday through Friday 9am – 5pm. The candidate must be able to work some nights and weekends and have the ability to travel. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, communications, marketing or a related field  
  • Three years of experience in nonprofit organizations    
  • Well-developed quantitative, written communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to take initiative/work independently
  • Proficiency with MS Office and database management (experience with Raiser’s Edge or similar preferred)
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends when necessary
  • Ability to travel outside of South Florida when necessary
  • Strong interest in IGFA mission and knowledge of fishing and aquatic  

environments preferred

Compensation and Benefits

·Compensation based on experience and competitive with other nonprofits

·Simple IRA matching retirement plan 

·Health Insurance

·Dental Insurance

·Paid vacation and leave

·Tuition reimbursement

·Great work environment and the opportunity to engage with the top fishing personalities and anglers on the planet.

Send resume, references and related work experience to: 
International Game Fish Association
Eric Combast 
300 Gulf Stream Way
Dania Beach, FL 33004 or