Database and Development Manager

The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget is a bipartisan, non-profit organization committed to educating the public about issues that have significant fiscal policy impact. The Committee is made up of some of the nation's leading budget experts including many of the past Chairmen and Directors of the Budget Committees, the Congressional Budget Office, the Office of Management and Budget, the Government Accountability Office, and the Federal Reserve Board.

This is not your typical database administrator role. We are looking for a dynamic individual who will play an integral part in managing our quickly growing database of stakeholders, media, congressional staff, and others. This role will assist our Director of Development in tracking gifts, communications, and research.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining database results by setting and enforcing standards and controls
  • Running reports for senior leadership, as needed
  • Coordinating email send outs and setting up email messages in the database using both the WYSIWYG and HTML editors
  • Creating and implementing standard operating procedures for the growth and organization of the database
  • Managing event pages and RSVPs through the database, and leading on-site registration for events
  • Assisting the Director of Development in the tracking of gifts and communications with key development contacts while helping to maintain a system that allows for easy follow up
  • Researching new development prospects and helping to identify top potential targets for cultivation


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum 3+ years of database administration experience
  • Experience in operations, maintenance and support preferably with Database technology, and Cloud, Virtual, and Physical platform environments or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel
  • Flexibility, ability to prioritize amongst competing deadlines, and detail-oriented

This position is full-time and based in Washington, D.C. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to When applying, please write “Database and Development Manager” in the subject line. No phone calls, please. Salary commensurate with experience. Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget is an equal opportunity employer.