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American Heart Association Administrative Associate (part-time) in Columbus, Ohio


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.

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 an extraordinary impact.


The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for an Administrative Associate (part-time 25 hours/week) inour Great Rivers Affiliate office located in Columbus Ohio.This position willserve as a project manager to provide administrative support to AHA’s signature Heart Ball fundraising event and additional cultivation and fundraising events.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Supporting Columbus’s signature Heart Ball (gala) and other special events

  • Supporting Executive Leadership Team meetings

  • Coordinating meetings and calendars

  • Data entry of participants, sponsorships and donations and generating reports

  • Written correspondence including memos, presentations, newsletters, meeting minutes, meeting agendas, etc

  • Event volunteer coordination, communication, and training

  • Coordinating event logistics

  • Organizing night-of-event auction programming (live, silent, super silent)

  • Preparing daily bank deposits and handling account receivables

  • Accounting for event income on a weekly basis

  • Accounts payable and expense reporting


Want to help get your resume to the top? Take a look at the experience we require:

  • Must have earned a high school diploma or GED.

  • Must have at least one year experience in a related role.

  • Strong customer service focus.

  • Strong computer skills specifically proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisherand database tools.

  • Previous experience with sales and/or fundraising databases and accounts payable/receivable programs desired.

  • Experience with social media, specifically Facebook and Twitter.

  • Proven track record of completing administrative related tasks such as reviewing, responding to and typing letters, reviewing documents, manuals and other office correspondence.

  • Self-starter and ability to work independently.

  • Strong organizational skills and detail-oriented with ability to multi-task and thrive in a high-pace work environment.

  • Strong professional written, verbal communication and interpersonal skills including ability to interact with high level corporate executives and community leaders.

  • Ability to successfully pass a background check.

  • Reliable transportation and ability to work some nights/weekends as needed for events.

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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Requisition ID 2019-3986

Job Family Group Fundraising/Direct Sales

Job Category Administrative/Clerical

American Heart Association
Equal Opportunity Employer