Events Manager
Requisition Number:2019-DEV-001
Department:Government and Industrial Relations
Employee Type:Regular
Hours Per Week:35

Job Responsibilities:
Responsible for assisting in the planning and execution of signature ABCD events, and for the development and on-going support of program and neighborhood events. Work closely with the Director to develop and manage fundraising events, including design, logistics, execution, budget and oversight. Plan, track and manage overall participation in these event. Assist in the creation and production of guest lists, invitations, and special event-related materials. Assist agency programs and neighborhood sites in developing and implementing successful fundraising and awareness events. Collaborate with Executive Office, agency programs and other event staff to create 52-week calendar of events. Serve as liaison with third party organizations and corporations that run events to benefit ABCD, providing guidance and support as needed. Perform other related duties as assigned from time to time.

Job Qualifications:
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in social science or a related field, and three to five years of experience in non-profit development, event planning or campaign fundraising required. Must have strong verbal communication skills and demonstrated ability to write clearly and persuasively. Must be able to work effectively with individuals of diverse educational, socio-economic and cultural backgrounds.