Nonprofit

Community Engagement Manager (Corporate Non-profit Fundraising)

On-site
Work must be performed in or near Punta Gorda, FL
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Published 7 days ago

Details at a Glance

Job Type
Part Time
Start Date
July 1, 2024
Application Deadline
June 28, 2024
Education
2-Year Degree Required
Experience Level
Mid-level/Managerial
Compensation
USD $18 / hour
Commission structure included

Description

Community Engagement Manager (Development, Fundraising, Non-profit)

Job Summary

The Visual Arts Center is a non-profit art center located in Punta Gorda, Florida. We hold art classes, art exhibits, and fundraising events.

We are looking for a new Community Engagement Manager to focus on business development opportunities and lead public relations, media relations, social media, event promotion and fundraising initiatives.

The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker with exceptional communication skills, a strong network of media and community contacts, and a proven track record in executing successful PR and fundraising campaigns. The manager will play a vital role in advancing the VAC’s mission, building brand awareness, and fostering relationships with key stakeholders.

*** Please provide a cover letter that shows why you want to be our next Community Engagement Manager and your past successes in fundraising. Thank you. ***

Supervisory Responsibilities:

· None.

Responsibilities:

· Promote awareness of the organization’s mission and work

· Research individuals, corporations, and foundations that are interested in gift giving

· Effectively convey the organization's mission, vision, and programs to potential donors

· Plan fundraising initiatives to help the organization meet financial goals

· Write grant applications and fundraising proposals

· Form strong relationships with external stakeholders

· Strategize and successfully execute fundraising campaigns

· Organize fundraising events while overseeing teams of volunteers

Required Skills and qualifications:

· Two years of experience in fundraising, sales, or marketing

· Exceptional communication and relationship building skills

· Ability to lead and motivate colleagues and volunteers

· Strong attention to detail

· Passion for research

· Ability to successfully balance priorities while managing multiple tasks and planning big events

Preferred skills and qualifications:

· Associate’s degree (or equivalent) in communications, business, public relations, or related field

· Certification, diploma, or similar qualification in fundraising

· Competence with donor management systems

· Experience in writing grant proposals, press releases, and fundraising letters

· Confidence in public speaking

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: From $18.00 per hour

Expected hours: No less than 25 per week

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule

Schedule:

  • Evenings as needed
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

Education:

  • Associate (Required)

Experience:

  • Fundraising: 2 years (Required)
  • Sponsorship procurement: 2 years (Required)
  • Events management: 2 years (Preferred)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Punta Gorda, FL 33950: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

Community Engagement Manager (Development, Fundraising, Non-profit)

Job Summary

The Visual Arts Center is a non-profit art center located in Punta Gorda, Florida. We hold art classes, art exhibits, and fundraising events.

We are looking for a…

Benefits

Paid holidays

Paid holidays

Level of Language Proficiency

English speaking, reading, and writing.

English speaking, reading, and writing.

Location

On-site
210 Maud St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950, USA

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