Cookies for Kids’ Cancer is a national 501(c)3 non-profit committed to raising funds for research to develop new, improved, and less toxic treatments for pediatric cancer — the #1 disease killer of children in the U.S. Through the concept of local events and online cookie sales, Cookies for Kids’ Cancer has granted over $18 million to date, funding more than 100 research projects that have led to 25 new treatments becoming available for children battling cancer today.
The Special Events Manager for Cookies for Kids’ Cancer will serve a leadership role in the organization, working to design, develop, and execute the Chefs for Kids’ Cancer brand in the New York City and Charlotte markets, as well as other targeted markets, nationwide. The ideal candidate will be able to build brand-related events of all sizes for all members of the Cookies for Kids’ Cancer community while managing subcontractors in various markets.
This is a remote position. However, the ideal candidate will be located in New York, New Jersey, or Connecticut.
The Special Events Manager will serve as lead for the organization’s special events, but will also engage with corporate partners, medical researchers, and other constituents key to the organization, as needed. Reporting directly to the Community Engagement Director, the Special Events Manager will also work closely with the Founder and Executive Director to plan and execute successful special events in New York City, Charlotte and other key markets, as assigned.
As a trusted member of the team, the Special Events Manager will be counted on for highly flexible and adaptable management skills across a number of initiatives. Key activities include:
Fundraising & Stewardship
Strategy & Growth
Required Qualifications & Competencies
The ideal candidate would have the following capabilities and qualities:
Hours & Compensation
This is an outstanding opportunity for a highly motivated professional to assume a pivotal role in the evolution of a fast-growing, well-loved organization. We are seeking an individual of outstanding quality with a respected track record. Cookies for Kids’ Cancer is prepared to offer a very attractive compensation package, including a competitive base salary as well as health, 401(k), and vacation benefits.
This is a full-time remote position. However, the ideal candidate lives in New York, New Jersey, or Connecticut.
Salary range $60,000 - $70,000.
Cookies for Kids’ Cancer is a national 501(c)3 non-profit committed to raising funds for research to develop new, improved, and less toxic treatments for pediatric cancer — the #1 disease killer of children in the U.S…
Qualified candidates must submit a resume and a cover letter describing their background as it relates to the position description. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until a final candidate is selected. Submit all information via email to email@example.com with the subject line “First Name Last Name - Special Events Manager Application”.
Cookies for Kids’ Cancer is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to inclusive hiring and dedicated to diversity in its work and staff. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal law. Cookies for Kids’ Cancer encourages candidates of all groups and communities to apply for this position.
Qualified candidates must submit a resume and a cover letter describing their background as it relates to the position description. Applications will be accepted on a rolling…