Development Specialist



Data Analysis

  • Responsible for developing methods for tracking program outcomes and evaluating program effectiveness. Is also responsible for completing required reports and monitoring program compliance.
  • Responsible for submitting accurate and timely reports to funders (HUD, IHCDA, City of Evansville, United Way)
  • Responsible for providing a monthly board report on all programs.
  • Responsible for monitoring HMIS entry for Aurora programs/employees, including timely and accurate intakes and discharges, assessments, case notes, and services
  • Responsible for being liaison to State Data Evaluation Committee

Writing Grants

  • Responsible for writing grants and program applications as necessary.


  • Responsible for assisting administration team (Executive Director, Finance Director, and Program Director) as necessary

Events/Community Engagement

  • Be point of contact and support for at least one event for our volunteer committees to work with.
  • Represent Aurora in the community at fairs, shows as needed.
  • Be able to work with volunteers and direct as needed.
  • Serve on community groups that focus on different aspects of homelessness.


  • As directed by the Executive Director, speak on behalf of Aurora for Aurora with the purpose of raising awareness of Aurora’s programs, fundraising and for homelessness.


Skills Required for the Position:

  • Helpful to have experience in social work and/or with skills in Not for Profit systems theory and community organization. Extensive knowledge of community resources and excellent communication, leadership, and supervisory skills.
  • Previous experience with the homeless population.
  • Must possess a valid operator’s license and be insurable by the agency’s carrier.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Evansville, IN

Required experience:

  • grant writing (this is a MUST): 1 year
  • homeless population: 1 year
  • Non-profit: 1 year

Required language:

  • English

Required license or certification:

  • operator’s

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