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strong customer service, support and technical assistance to
constituents for the planning and implementation of
with Marketing Communications to ensure Event Directors have
all materials needed by deadline.
identify opportunities for greater donor prospecting
activities among the community event organizers and
internal activities related to the effective execution of
community events, including data and record-keeping,
development of print and web-based resource guides and
materials for event organizers, support of branding and messaging, and donor cultivation.
logistics support including: coordinating event
management companies and vendor relationships; Managing event
invoices, payments and deposits; Liaising to Accounting and
Finance for event-related cash handling; Procuring and
tracking necessary event-related licenses, permits, local
accounts, certificates of insurance, etc. and assisting with
site planning and management.
Supports annual fundraising plans and
strategies; assisting with securing Sponsorships and
underwriting; retaining volunteers and donors; recruiting new
team captains and corporate teams; supporting committee chairs
and members; and coordinating kick off meetings, orientations,
debriefing meetings and recruitment events.
& Experience: Bachelor's Degree required. Results-oriented professional with a
minimum of three years of successful experience in fundraising,
community organizing and/or event management skills preferred.
Required Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:
customer service experience providing support to volunteer
Ability to balance multiple
priorities and projects
efficiently and effectively in fast-paced work environment. Solid time management skills and the ability to meet
well with limited supervision.
Creative and independent
Creative and adaptable to changing environment.
Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Internet literacy, and Microsoft Office programs.
A desire to
educate, motivate, and support volunteers and individuals to
accomplish successful events and fundraising goals. Experience
with donor database software programs and online fundraising
Ability to connect with and articulate
our mission to work with constituents at all levels and from various
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