American Heart Association Development Associate (Temporary) - Santa Maria in Santa Barbara, California

Development Associate (Temporary) - Santa Maria

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Job Description

Temporary Position through December 2017

Home-based position in Santa Maria, California

Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact every day?

Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work towards that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.

This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people’s lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. We are an organization that has been recognized by the NonProfit Times as “One of the Best Non Profits to Work” year after year. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.

This is a temporary assignment with our Central Coast division in support of our Santa Maria Heart and Stroke Walk . Primary responsibilities include creating outstanding experiences with participants and volunteers and management of event logistics. This interim opportunity is full-time through December 2017.

Qualified candidates have related experience with event management, volunteer engagement and development along with proficiency in customer relationship management databases and Microsoft Office applications, highly effective interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to prioritize in a dynamic environment. This position requires the ability to work effectively in a home-based arrangement with regular travel within the territory.

NOTE: All applicants must apply via our on-line system. You will receive an automated response alerting you that your application has been received. Only those selected to interview will be contacted directly. All other resumes will remain in our database for future reference.

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The American Heart Association is an equal opportunity employer.

EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Persons with disabilities

Job Location

Santa Barbara, California, United States

Position Type


Job Category: Administrative/Clerical

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled