American Heart Association Development Director in Kalamazoo, Michigan
Now is the time to join an organization that enables you to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. Here at the American Heart Association, you matter and so does your career!
We are currently hiring for a Development Director in Kalamazoo . The Director will oversee corporate fundraising, volunteer recruitment and management, and digital experience/event management for our Heart Challenge and Go Red for Women campaign. Each campaign includes a signature fundraising event.
We have a fast-paced sales type of environment with the main responsibility of driving revenue in support of our mission. Competitive salary with incentive potential is offered.
The American Heart Association offers programs to help you maintain work/life satisfaction according to your changing needs and life situations. To help you be successful, you will have access to Heart U, our award-winning corporate university as well as various other training and support mechanisms locally and through our National Center.
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Prospect and secure local corporate sponsorships, individual donations, and auction items.
Manage the Heart Challenge campaign digital experiences/events including securing corporate participation, goal setting, recruitment of team captains, and motivating team members.
Identify, recruit and manage executive volunteer leadership including implementing a year-round cultivation plan.
Develop profiles on the top businesses within the St. Louis market with a documented plan to secure their involvement.
Execute digital experience/event logistics based on national best practices.
Work closely with a Communications Director to develop and manage a promotion/communications plan for the campaign.
2 years of relevant experience preferred; college graduates are welcome and encouraged to apply.
Ability to thrive in a results-driven and collaborative environment with highly effective organization, multi-tasking, communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.
Ability to recruit, train, and manage high level volunteers to accomplish established goals.
Skill in making oral presentations to large and small audiences and ability to write clear and concise narratives.
Ability to do daily travel up to 75% and overnight travel up to 5%.
Must have at least basic knowledge and skill with Microsoft Office used for word processing, email, presentations, and spreadsheets. Advanced knowledge and skill with these programs is preferred. These skills are subject to testing.
Ability to lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
Compensation & Benefits
We offer a base salary with the potential to earn an incentive up to 25% of your base pay. The potential incentive is based on achieving certain team revenue targets.
Our Rewards & Benefits package not only gives you the total benefits you want, but also goes above and beyond with innovative programs to develop your skills – helping you grow and thrive at the American Heart Association.
The American Heart Association’s 2024 Goal: Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for health equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality.
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Posted Date 6 days ago (1/20/2022 5:06 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-7861
Job Family Group Fundraising
Job Category Field Campaigns
Location: Kalamazoo, MI