American Heart Association School Fundraising Associate (Fresno, CA) in Fresno, California

School Fundraising Associate (Fresno, CA)

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Youth Market School Fundraising Associate

Seasonal part-time position through May 2017

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 towards 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 and extraordinary impact.

We have an excellent opportunity available to join our Youth Market Team and help us advance our mission of building healthier lives free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke through actively engaging students, parents, school administrators and other partners in teaching students how to take care of their hearts while they experience the joy of giving back to their communities.

In this part-time temporary position, the seasonal Youth Market Associate will provide assistance to schools throughout the assigned region. The schedule varies up to 20 hours per week with flexibility needed for school presentations at any time. Extensive local travel is required.

The successful candidate for this role will be energetic and outgoing and must love to speak in front of an audience. We will train the selected candidate on how to deliver our life-saving message to schools. This position may also perform order pickups and order entry as needed.

  • Strong customer service and teamwork orientation

  • Superior organizational, detail management and interpersonal skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule (generally up to 20 hours per week but may vary between 10 and 40 hours based on needs)

  • Must have reliable transportation. Current driver’s license and insurance required.

To apply for this position or to see other opportunities with the American Heart Association please visit Candidates who appear most qualified for the position will be invited to participate in a video interview as part of the interview process.

The American Heart Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Persons with disabilities

Non-smoking environment

Job Location

Fresno, California, United States

Position Type


Job Category: Fundraising/Sales

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled