Area Director, Minnesota, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

POSITION: Area Director, Minnesota

REPORTS TO: Vice President, Central Division

SALARY: $60,000 – $65,000

LOCATION: Fully remote, candidates must be located in the Twin Cities area


Responsible for implementing AFSP’s fundraising and program initiatives within assigned market area and working with chapter(s) in that area.


▪ Implement AFSP Out of the Darkness Community Walks and other approved fundraising within the assigned market, including additional fundraising events

▪ Implement approved programs within the assigned market area including survivor programs, education programs and awareness initiatives

▪ Responsible for development and support of the Chapter board and committees within the market

▪ In conjunction with Chapter Boards develop business plan and budget for assigned market area

▪ Responsible for volunteer management, including recruiting, training, assigning and recognizing volunteers within assigned market area

▪ Develop and maintain working relationships with community leaders and organizations to promote AFSP’s message, build support for our mission and increase involvement in AFSP events and programs

▪ Work with media to publicize AFSP events and mission and to heighten public awareness and reach fundraising goals

▪ Responsible for fiscal management, including relationships with vendors, handling cash, expense management and working with National Office on accounts payable and receivables

▪ Other duties as assigned by supervisor


▪ Bachelor’s Degree

▪ Minimum of three years’ experience in nonprofit special event fundraising

▪ Some program experience preferred

▪ Highly organized and detail oriented

▪ Strong interpersonal and communications skills required


AFSP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Salary range for this role is $60,000-$65,000.

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