Fund Development Coordinator


Nashville, TN

Community & Nonprofit

Position Description / Responsibilities

The mission of Book’em is to create a more literate Nashville by helping economically disadvantaged children from birth through high school discover the joy and value of reading through book ownership and enthusiastic volunteers. We envision a future in Nashville where all children own books and know first-hand the joy and value of reading. For more information about Book’em, please visit

Job Purpose

To secure sufficient funding to meet Book’em’s organizational and programmatic goals, coordinate donor relations of all types, perform day-to-day fundraising functions, and collaborate with staff, board and volunteers to fulfill our mission. 

Duties and Responsibilities

Position Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  Education and Experience Required

Environmental Conditions and Physical Demands

Work Schedule

Part-time position: 25-30 hours per week, primarily during normal weekday business hours (between 8 am and 5 pm Monday through Friday) with some early mornings, evenings and weekends required. 

Pay Rate

Part-time position: $15-$17 per hour; 25-30 hours per week. No health/medical benefits are available through Book’em. Paid time off for holidays, vacation and personal time included.


Application Instructions

To apply for this position, please email the following to Melissa Spradlin at no later than February 28, 2018.


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