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American Heart Association Part Time Development Director, Heart Ball in Little Rock, Arkansas

Overview

Are you ready to join an organization where you can be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives?

Envision 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 single day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? you bet!

This is satisfying work that makes a real difference in people's lives. You can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. You will connect with people and make a lifesaving impact. You will partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare.

Responsibilities

We have an excellent opportunity for a Part Time Corporate Development Director-Heart Ball (20 hours per week) in the Hot Springs, AR area. The selected candidate will have fundraising responsibilities for the Hot Springs Heart Ball campaign by bringing together corporate partners, medical leaders, community leaders, and volunteers of the community to raise awareness of heart disease and stroke, the number #1 and #4 killer in America. This year’s goal is $100k to $250k net. If you have a strong fundraising or sales background where you traveled in an assigned territory OR if you have an event coordination background coupled with sales or fundraising, we want to hear from you!

Responsibilities:

  • Revenuegeneration and volunteer management for the Heart Ball event.

  • Conductingsales calls to generate new business and manage existing companies.

  • Developingrelationships with volunteers, sponsors & key corporate & community leaders.

  • Expandingour reach into the philanthropic community of individuals to raise funds and awareness.

  • Coordinatingevent efforts.

  • Networkingwithin the local area and recruiting and retaining our valued volunteers.

  • Eventmanagement and logistics for the Heart Ball gala.

  • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’sdegree from an accredited university preferred. College coursework combined with related experience may be substituted for a degree.

  • Musthave at least 2+ years of experience in fundraising, outside sales or in a non-profit organization in a similar capacity. This experience may also count towards satisfying this position’s educational

  • Abilityto accomplish results through strong volunteer recruitment and management, proven track record in meeting sales/fundraising goals.

  • Organization,communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills are a must.

  • Candidatesmust be results driven with the ability to multitask and must also be willing and able to travel within the assigned territory up to.

  • Musthave the ability to lift at least 20 lbs. from the ground to waist level with or without reasonable accommodation.

  • Musthave at least basic knowledge and skill with Microsoft Office used for word processing, email, presentations, and spreadsheets.

  • Mustbe at least 18 years old.

Attracting hardworking, committed employees means offering a competitive benefits package, ongoing professional development and training, and a diverse and inclusive environment in which to work and grow. And we do. Our Rewards & Benefits package not only give you the total benefits you want, but also goes above and beyond with creative programs to develop your skills – helping you grow and thrive at the American Heart Association.

To help you be successful you will have access to our award-winning learning platform the Heart U as well as our sales training & relationship development program- Building Powerful Partnerships which received a 2017 Learning! 100 Award from Elearning! Media Group, and various other training and support mechanisms locally and through our National Center.

While we can only contact those applicants deemed most qualified for the position, we do appreciate all applicants for their interest and effort in applying. You can expect to hear from us within one week from the receipt of your application in most cases.

At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.

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EOE/Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities

Location US-AR-Little Rock

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (1/14/2021 10:52 AM)

Requisition ID 2020-6491

Job Family Group Fundraising

Job Category Field Campaigns

Location: Little Rock, AR

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