American Heart Association Development Director - CycleNation in Dallas, Texas
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 toward 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. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.
We have an excellent opportunity for a Development Director- CycleNation . The selected candidate will have the opportunity to lead a new fundraising initiative for the American Heart Association in the Dallas market .
This leader will be a part of a team, which will build out this new exciting initiative with a fundraising goal of $500,000, through corporate sponsorship and peer to peer fundraising in the territory.
Job Duties Include:
Drive new business development through sponsorship sales
Recruit and manage Corporate Chair and leadership committee
Drive peer-to-peer fundraising
Developing relationships with volunteers, sponsors & key corporate & community leaders to successfully drive participation
Monitoring participant fundraising trends and implementing proven strategies to maximize income
Ensuring successful collaboration and implementation of national strategies
Want to help get your resume to the top? Take a look at the experience we require:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university preferred
5+ years of experience in fundraising, outside sales or in a non-profit organization in a similar capacity. With an emphasis on new business development
Organization, communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills are a must
Candidates must be results driven with the ability to multi task
Willing and able to travel locally driving your car (mileage reimbursement) within the assigned territory approximately 75% of the time
Ability to lift at least 20 lbs. from the ground to waist level with or without reasonable accommodation
Intermediate knowledge and skill with Microsoft Office used for word processing, email, presentations, and spreadsheets
Must be at least 18 years old
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Job Family Group Fundraising
Job Category Fundraising/Sales