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EVENTS AND DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR

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The Development and Events Coordinator provides administrative and strategic support to the foundation. This position involves event coordination support and execution, including donor management and support of the organization’s development team. It also provides administrative support for fundraising activities which may involve donor cultivation, gift acknowledgment, special events, donor solicitation, online (One Cause) and database (Raiser’s Edge) administration. Raiser’s Edge and One Cause experience strongly preferred.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Assists with event coordination including but not limited to: pre-event and day-of planning, facility and equipment booking, marketing, vendor management, event logistics, and volunteer management
  • Processes accurate and timely gift acknowledgement letters for all fundraising efforts
  • Assists in updating Raiser’s Edge donor database and creating donor tracking reports using the database
  • Contributes to organization’s fundraising efforts including outbound calls, mail correspondence, email campaign letters
  • Manages donor information and data, handling follow-up email, mail, and phone correspondence
  • Assists in the production of mailings and newsletters, as well as occasional marketing material compilation       
  • Interfaces and receives work assignments directly from all levels of the foundation on event planning, development, and other tasks as needed
  • Ability to create and navigate online donor fundraising event software to support peer to peer fundraising, events, silent auctions, and other functions
  • Works with volunteer fundraising groups to manage membership, fundraising goals, and monthly meetings
  • Ability to interface with donors, vendors, and
  • volunteers
  • Consistently maintains high ethical standards
  • Undertakes other duties as assigned

PREREQUISITE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s degree in related discipline
  • 2-3-years minimum work-related experience required
  • Event experience strongly preferred
  • Experience with Raiser’s Edge database management strongly preferred
  • Demonstrated computer skills including, Excel, Microsoft Word, and PowerPoint; Adobe Illustrator, Canva, and/or OneCause experience a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
  • Strong organizational and communication skills, excellent attention to detail, and a solid work ethic
  • Must be willing to work in an empowering environment and must understand and support the concepts of teamwork, self-direction, and high performance

PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to function in high-pressure situations
  • Manual dexterity to operate computer
  • Correctable vision and hearing
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to sit for prolonged periods in front of computer
  • Ability to move about in an office environment
  • Clear, easy to understand speaking voice
Founded in 1996 by a group of dedicated physicians, patients, and volunteers, Tower Cancer Research Foundation has developed a legacy of supporting high impact research and clinical trials, patient support, and community partnerships. This includes research that resulted in the approval of 15 new cancer drugs and the expansion of treatment options for cancer patients all over the world.







The Development and Events Coordinator provides administrative and strategic support to the foundation. This position involves event coordination support and execution, including donor management and support of the organization’s…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    September 7, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

Medical, vision, and dental insurance provided, vacation and sick time pay, hybrid working model until October 1

Medical, vision, and dental insurance provided, vacation and sick time pay, hybrid working model until October 1

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Los Angeles, CA
Associated Location
Los Angeles, CA, USA

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