Event Fundraising & Engagement Manager

Website The ALS Association Central & Southern Ohio Chapter

Position SUMMARY – Event Fundraising & Engagement Manager

The Event Fundraising & Engagement Manager is integral to the fulfillment of our mission to discover treatments and a cure for ALS, and to serve, advocate for, and empower people affected by ALS to live their lives to the fullest.

The Event Fundraising & Engagement Manager is responsible for implementing a successful program to support all aspects of and including financial goals for the Walk to Defeat ALS initiative – 4 Walks with $1M Goal, Strike Out ALS events and other fundraising events. Critical to the successful execution of this position is effective outreach and relationship development with our clients who have ALS and their family members to engage them in chapter-sponsored activities and fundraisers. This position has supervisory responsibility for the Event Fundraising & Engagement Coordinator and will train, mentor and track progress of this person, against their goals.

Requirements (Abbreviated) Include:

o  Minimum of five years’ experience in fundraising, event planning/management and marketing, with proven track record showing increased levels of fundraising preferably in corporate and peer-to-peer.
o  Bachelor’s degree (BA or BS) from four-year College or University.
o  Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, experience working in a CRM (customer relationship management) database, entering information, running reports and ability to analyze donor data and develop work plan around that information.
o  Must be comfortable with initiating traditional fundraising techniques, (i.e. overcoming objections, soliciting sponsorships, asking for the gift) and enjoy making direct contact, both by phone and in-person with constituents and potential donors.
To apply for position, please send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to: [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to EFEMgrColumbus@alsohio.org