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Development Director

Company: Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo
Location: Springfield
Posted on: November 19, 2021

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Sat - Sun: 9AM-5PM CST Posted Date 4 days ago (11/3/2021 9:05 PM) Requisition ID 2021-7735 Job Family Group Fundraising Job Category Field Campaigns Additional Locations US-IL-Bloomington Overview Now is the time to join an organization that enables you to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. Here at the American Heart Association, you matter and so does your career!

We are currently hiring for a Development Director in central Illinois. The ideal location of the Director is in or very close to the Peoria or Bloomington areas. Position will be home office based. T he Director will oversee our Heart of Peoria and Heart of Champaign corporate fundraising campaigns, which includes our signature Heart Ball events. Will also oversee a Community Conversation event in Peoria and Champaign under our Go Red for Women campaign and three Field Day events in Bloomington and southern Illinois under our Heart Challenge campaign. This is a fast paced sales type of position with the main accountability of driving revenue. Competitive salary with incentive potential is offered.

The American Heart Association offers programs to help you maintain work/life satisfaction according to your changing needs and life situations. To help you be successful, you will have access to Heart U, our award-winning corporate university as well as various other training and support mechanisms locally and through our National Center.

#TheAHALife is our company culture, our way of life, reflecting our diversity and inclusion, our focus on work-life satisfaction, and our Guiding Values - Check out this hashtag on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter today! Responsibilities

  • Prospect and secure local corporate sponsorships, individual donations and auction items.
  • Recruit and manage executive volunteer leadership, volunteer committees, and day of the event volunteers.

  • Develop profiles on the top businesses within the market area with a documented plan to secure their involvement.

  • Execute digital experience/event logistics based on national best practices.

  • Regulary travel between the Peoria and Champaign markets approximately 2-3 times per month. Qualifications
    • 2+ years of experience in fundraising or outside sales or in a non-profit organization in a similar capacity.
    • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills, including large and small group presentations, group facilitation, and training. Skill in written communications to include clear and concise narrative reports, evaluations, and similar narrative pieces.

    • Ability to read, comprehend and analyze number goals, as well as fundraising reports. Skill in use of spreadsheet/database analysis.

    • Ability to do daily travel up to 75% and overnight travel up to 25%.

    • Must have at least basic knowledge and skill with Microsoft Office.

    • Ability to lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. We offer a base salary with the potential to earn an incentive up to 25% of your base pay. The potential incentive is based on achieving certain revenue targets. Our Rewards & Benefits package not only gives you the total benefits you want, but also goes above and beyond with innovative programs to develop your skills - helping you grow and thrive at the American Heart Association.
      The American Heart Association's 2024 Goal: Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As--champions for health equity,--by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality.

      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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Keywords: Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo, Springfield , Development Director, Executive , Springfield, Massachusetts

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