The chosen candidate for this position will work in ALR's Chicago offices to help with the organization's fundraising efforts. Specific tasks include achieving budgeted fundraising goals for assigned Walks and working closely with the National Office (located in New York City) on the development of the Walk program and other events for development for Midwest target markets.
Other fundraising-related duties include:
- Recruit Walk Corporate Chair for each assigned Walk to solicit corporate sponsorship and teams from major companies in the Walk region.
- Personally solicit companies and organizations to obtain new sponsors and new Walk participants.
- Forge relationships with the local Lupus communities in order to increase participation and funds raised for lupus research.
Qualified applicants will have a Bachelor's degree in a related field plus a minimum of five years experience working in a fundraising, non-profit office, as a lead for a multi-location fundraising program in special events. Walkathon experience is required.
Interested? You can apply for the Regional Development Manager position at the NPT Jobs Career Center.