Event Coordinator (Temporary)

Posted by
Delivering Good
New York, NY
Published 20 days ago

Position Title: Event Coordinator (Temporary)

About Delivering Good:

Delivering Good is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides people impacted by poverty and tragedy with new merchandise donated by retailers and manufacturers. Since 1985, Delivering Good has distributed over $2 billion of new clothing, home goods, toys, furniture, books and other consumer products through its network of more than 800 community partners, offering hope, dignity and self-esteem to at-risk children, families and individuals. By uniting retailers, manufacturers, foundations and individuals, Delivering Good strives to help create a more equitable world where children, adults and families facing economic, medical, social and environmental challenges have useful items needed to overcome adversity and achieve their full potential.

Position Description:

The Events Coordinator is a temporary, month to month position starting mid-April and expecting to continue through mid-August.  The Events Coordinator will submit deliverables and reports to the Director of Development.  The Coordinator will have the primary responsibility for the planning and execution of two fundraising events.


· Plan and execute two major, annual fundraising events

· Coordinate and manage venues and virtual platforms

· Outsource and manage event vendors

· Create timelines and schedules

· Create and own production and logistics documents

· Oversee attendees and sponsor attendance

· Outreach and solicit sponsorships and ticket sales

· Liaise with sponsors and enhance relationships

· Organize volunteer experiences for honorees and speakers affiliated with events

· Produce regular event reports to enable staff and Board to monitor progress

· Staff event committees and work closely with the Board and the committees to most effectively engage volunteer leadership in fundraising

· Develop and maintain two event budgets

· Achieve revenue and expense targets for events

· Work closely with the Marketing Department and with vendors on electronic and print materials for both events


Passion for community service and social welfare. Prior event planning experience required. Positive can-do attitude, with no task too big or too small. Creative, tactical, a problem-solver and a self-starter. Strong communication skills – both written and oral. Comfortable working in a team environment, both taking and giving direction. Hard working and recognize this business does not have set hours. Incredibly resourceful. Proficiency in Microsoft Office. Excellent computer and internet research skills. Detail oriented and extremely organized. Ability to successfully multi-task and take full ownership of assigned projects. Knowledge of Salesforce is a plus. Bachelor’s degree required.


Assignment requires a full-time commitment.  Month to month independent consultant contract (1099 form to be issued). Compensation between $6,250 - $6,670 monthly based on experience.  No benefits are provided.

To apply, please submit your resume, together with a cover letter describing your interest in the position, to hr@delivering-good.orgwith the subject line: Events Coordinator (Temporary)

Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to answer each submission individually. Should you be selected for further consideration, you will be contacted by a member of the Delivering Good staff. 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Position Title: Event Coordinator (Temporary)

About Delivering Good:

Delivering Good is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides people impacted by poverty and tragedy with new merchandise donated by retailers and manufacturers…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
  • Application Deadline
    May 1, 2021


Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
266 West 37th Street, 22nd Floor, New York, NY 10018

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