American Heart Association Associate Director Development in Houston, Texas
Associate Director Development
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 toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.
We have an excellent opportunity for an Associate Director Development in our Houston office. Under the direction of the Senior Director, the Associate Corporate Market Director manages all campaign activities, event budgets and fundraising activities for the Greater Lake Houston Heart Walk. Fundraising goal for this position is $125,000.
Key Responsibilities and Outcomes:
Interact with corporate contacts via the phone and face to face.
Ability to close face to face outside corporate sales and/or sponsorships.
Strong relationship building skills with demonstrated ability to provide a high level of customer service, leadership and motivation to business and social leaders.
Assist in event/sponsorship activation.
Organize AHA account team contacts, sponsorship contacts, proposals, letters of agreement, sponsorship payments, presentations, and benefits delivered.
Perform administrative work to include file maintenance, data collection, data entry, and report generation (i.e. gross/net income and completed events), processing expense vouchers, managing check requisition process, and processing invoices.
Data entry and tracking Corporate Relations activities in Dynamics and Luminate.
Coordinate all event logistics.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university preferred. College coursework combined with related experience may be substituted for a degree. Related experience may be substituted as follows: 1 ½ years’ experience equates to 1 full time year of higher education.
1+ years’ of experience in a similar role. This experience may also count towards satisfying this position’s educational requirement.
Able to lift at least 20 lbs from the ground to waist level with or without reasonable accommodation.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of meeting management.
Excellent verbal and written business communications skills.
Ability to anticipate and satisfy customer needs; to work independently and take initiative; to creatively and effectively solve problems; to meet and interact with all levels of AHA staff and volunteers.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, required knowledge of Greater Giving or similar donor database programs.
Ability to work evenings/weekends when necessary.
Must be at least 18 years old.
AHA is a non-smoking environment.
Attracting talented, 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.
So, are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases? Click on “New Resume” (or “Existing Resume” if you have previously applied to AHA positions) to submit your online application. Only those candidates deemed most qualified by the hiring manager will be contacted to interview.
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.
Be sure to connect with us to see what it is like to work for the American Heart Association and why so many people #ExploreAHA and stay connected with what we do! You can also click here at http://www.heart.org/careers to see other opportunities with the American Heart Association.
Houston, Texas, United States
Job Category: Fundraising/Sales
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled