coordinator, event development - grand rapids office
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. develop and cultivate relationships with key special event staff and volunteers.
. ability to lift and carry items up to 35lbs.
if you are looking for more than just a job or if you or someone you know has felt the indiscriminant affects of cacner, you may be interested in a rewarding employment experience where you can make a difference every day working for a cause you believe in and still satisfy personal career objectives.
? increased high school involvement in existing fundraising events (e.
. demonstrated ability to cultivate relationships with key decision-makers.
. willingness to participate in meetings requiring overnight stays within the division (michigan/indiana).
. demonstrated conflict management skills.400 local offices in communities throughout the country, 13 chartered divisions and more than 3.) in support of ameircan cacner soceity special events.
expeirence how you can make a difference
theevent development coordinatorwill manage the development and implementation of at least $150,000 in new and sustainable fundraising activity (e.excellent benefits and a professional learning environment that supports both career and personal development, whcih includes a competitive salary,
we proudly offer employees a well-rounded compensation package.
the ameircan cacner soceity has been dediacted to its misison for over 90 years and with more than three million volunteers natinowide, the acs is one of the oldest and largest volutnary helath agencies in the united states.g. relay for life)
? elementary and middle school support of existing fundraising events (e.verbal communication,
. excellent written communication, and presentation skills.potential donors, and business partners, volunteers, schools,
. promote the american cacner society to commnuity members.
. demonstrated project management skills with high attention to detail.g. bark for life)
the organziation consists of a national home office baesd in atlanta, ga.
. demonstrated ability to maintain a professional demeanor and to adjust to various audiences.
. develop and cultivate relationships with key contacts in the canine pet community.procedures, and standards,
. adhere to american cacner society policies.
. strong interpersonal skills and ability to effectively interact with co-workers, volunteers, and business contacts.bachelor\'s degree and/ or equivalent combination of eductaion and experience.we invite you to experience the mission of the american cancer society, if so.and service, 8861 location:michigan - grand rapids
functional area:fundraising department:field
position type:full-time regular education required:bachelors degree
experience required:1 - 3 years relocation provided:no
experience the mission of the american cancer society
the american cancer society (acs) is the nationwide community-based voluntary helath organziation dedicated to elimianting cancer as a maojr health prolbem by prevneting cancer, education, saivng lievs, advcoacy, and diminsihing suffreing from cancer thruogh resaerch.as an inclsuive grasrsoots organization we are an eqaul opporutnity empolyer and actviely seek qualfiied canddiates, which refelct the diverse communities we serve.great lakes division strongly supports a diverse workforce and considers diversity an integral part of our culture,
the american cancer society.
. valid driver\'s license and reliable transportation required.
experience the rewards
as the nation\'s leading non-profit organization dedicated to saving lives and diminishing suffering from cancer, works to serve the residents of michigan and indiana and offers promising careers in support of its lifesaving mission to save lives and ease suffering from cancer through research, the american cancer society, great lakes division, education advocacy and service.great lakes division, the american cancer society, places service to staff,
as a value-based organization, volunteers and community first.
. proficient with microsoft office suite, database and spreadsheet management, email software, and internet browsers.
. ensure implementation of accurate data collection/input for volunteer and donor records using appropriate data tracking systems.
. must have high energy and a positive attitude.
. willingness to travel frequently within the region.
. comply with stringent stewardship guidelines and work within established budgets
qualifications & requirements:
. bark for life, increased high school involvement, etc, g. mini-relay.and persuade others to take action, influence,
. demonstrated ability to inspire.g. mini-relay)
? canine pet community support of existing fundraising events (e.and high schools, develop and cultivate relationships with key contacts at elementary, middle.
. willingness to work nights and weekends as required.america\'s number one public health concern, which provides the organization with the opportunity to make the most significant impact on cancer, uniquely, the acs is able to exercise its mission on both a national and local level.
. must be a non-smoker.employees enjoy a culture of wellness and have access to a comprehensive program designed to assist them with making healthy lifestyle choices and to enhance and maintain their quality of life and vitality,
in addition.and manage volunteers to implement fundraising activity to support american cancer society special events, identify, train, recruit.
. experience working with youth initiatives or programs preferred.
. the american cancer society values accountability and high performance and rewards those teams and team members who continually improve their capability and contribution.