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Development Associate

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Flint, MI, USAFlintMIUSA
Temporary / Seasonal

This temporary position provides assistance and support in the planning and implementation of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s and all other fundraising programs in conjunction with the Development Department and its overall goals for the Genesee County area. This part-time/temporary position reports to the Senior Director of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • Use current connections and develop new connections to support the Association
  • Assist with Walk planning committee and logistics
  • Assist with staffing expo tables and events
  • Recruit teams for Walk to End Alzheimer’s and the Longest Day
  • Assist with procuring sponsorships
  • Assist with Walk to End Alzheimer’s wraparound events including potential Research Night and Community Engagement Breakfast
  • Attend networking events and groups on behalf of Association
  • Assist with securing media partnerships and marketing opportunities

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to work remotely
  • Work may be stressful at times
  • Ability to travel as needed to perform job duties
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends as needed
  • Ability to work independently
  • Generally requires additional hours during weeks surrounding special events
Educational Background: 
Degree preferred in a related field or equivalent work and education experience
Skills/Experience: 
  • Experience in non-profit field is highly desirable
  • Fundraising experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft office applications
  • Excellent written, verbal and electronic communication skills
  • Experience with Luminate Online preferred
  • Experience with Google Suite preferred

Physical and Mental Requirements:

  • Ability to work effectively with volunteers, staff and external contacts
  • Commitment to a professional code of ethics
  • High level of integrity, diplomacy and initiative
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to lift, carry and transport materials up to 30 lbs
  • Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve
  • Ability to operate designated equipment
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks

Organization Info

Alzheimer's Association

Overview
Headquarters: 
Chicago, IL, United States
Founded: 
1980
About Us
Mission: 

The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer’s®.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Jun 18 2019
Active Until: 
Jul 18 2019
Hiring Organization: 
Alzheimer's Association
industry: 
Nonprofit