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American Heart Association Part Time Development Director of Waco & Bell County in Waco, Texas

Overview

Are you ready to join an organization where you can be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives?

Envision 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 single day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? you bet!

This is satisfying work that makes a real difference in people's lives. You can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. You will connect with people and make a lifesaving impact. You will partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare.

Responsibilities

Are you ready to put your dynamic skills as a corporate sales or fundraising professional to the test? If so, read on to learn how you can join our team of hardworking development staff as we lead the charge in funding critical research, advocacy and educational programs to raise awareness about heart disease and stroke and work towards building a culture of health in our communities. If you have the desire to take your career to the next level, apply for the Part Time Development Director position we have available in our Waco/Bell County, TX market.

NOTE: The successful applicant must be located in Waco/Bell County area.

In this home-office based position, you will report to the Regional VP and manage our Go Red for Women, Heart Ball and community impact campaigns. The selected candidate will recruit, engage and cultivate corporate partners, medical leaders, community leaders, and volunteers of the community. If you have a strong fundraising or sales background where you traveled in an assigned territory OR if you have an event coordination background coupled with sales or fundraising, we want to hear from you!

Job duties include:

  • Revenue generation in the form of corporate sponsorships, individual gifts, corporate and community team fund raising.

  • Conducting sales calls to generate new business and manage existing companies.

  • Developing and growing relationships with volunteers, sponsors, key corporate and community leaders.

  • Goal setting with corporate companies and individuals to raise funds and awareness, and networking within the local area.

  • Event management and logistics.

  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

Salary/Benefits: While we can only contact those applicants deemed most qualified for the position, we do appreciate all applicants for their interest and effort in applying. Attracting hardworking, 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.

Qualifications

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university preferred. College coursework combined with related experience may be substituted for a degree.

  • 3 years of experience in fundraising, outside sales or in a non-profit organization in a similar capacity.

  • Ability to accomplish results through strong volunteer recruitment and management, proven track record in meeting sales/fundraising goals.

  • Organization, communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills are a must.

  • Candidate must be results driven with the ability to multi task and must also be willing and able to travel within the assigned territory up to 75% and occasionally to other AHA offices.

  • Must have the ability to lift at least 20 lbs. from the ground to waist level with or without reasonable accommodation.

  • Must have at least basic knowledge and skill with Microsoft Office 2010 used for word processing, email, presentations, and spreadsheets.

  • Must be at least 18 years old.

Click on “New Resume” (or “Existing Resume” if you have previously applied to AHA positions) to submit your online application. Only those deemed most qualified 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.

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EOE Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities

Location US-TX-Waco

Posted Date 2 months ago (8/31/2020 7:27 PM)

Requisition ID 2020-6198

Job Family Group Fundraising

Job Category Field Campaigns

Location: Waco, TX

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