Gift and Subscription Processing Specialist - LTE

Join The Progressive in providing an alternative voice to mainstream media. We are an independent nonprofit that publishes articles on politics, culture, and events on our website and in our bimonthly print magazine. The Progressive has been a leading voice for peace and social justice since 1909.

The Progressive seeks a part time Gift Processing Specialist to work in our Madison office, 2-3 hours per day, 5 days a week, with some flexibility.

This position is being created to support subscription fulfillment, donation management, and member relations. Primary responsibility will be data entry into the organization’s constituent database (Little Green Light). This individual will field phone calls and emails from subscribers and donors and interact with staff. Flexibility, confidentiality, and attention to detail are required in this role. 

Desired skills include working knowledge of databases and/or accounting software, excellent interpersonal phone and email skills, proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Google docs.

Candidate should have one to two years experience as a database specialist or similar.

Compensation: $17 per hour. This is an LTE contract position with no benefits. Position may become permanent and hours may increase in the future.

Reports to: Publisher 

Application Process:

Submit cover letter, resume, and three references to  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


The Progressive, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome all applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. 


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