Special Events Manager, NYC, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

POSITION: Special Events Manager

REPORTS TO: Executive Director

LOCATION: NYC

POSITION SUMMARY:

Responsible for implementing AFSP fundraising events and revenue generating initiatives within assigned market.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Plan, manage, and implement AFSP’s signature fundraising events, the Out of the Darkness Community Walks and Campus Walks, within assigned market.
  • Implement all other approved chapter fundraising events and revenue generating events and initiatives.
  • Develop budgets for all walk and non-walk fundraising events.
  • Responsible for recruiting, training, and managing all walk and other fundraising event committee and day-of event volunteers.
  • Work with event related vendors, municipalities, and venues.
  • Work with appropriate national staff on corporate, foundation, and grant fundraising.
  • Responsible for securing sponsorships for all event fundraising.
  • Growth expected is a minimum 20% increase in fundraising each year.
  • Assist Programs Manager with planning and implementing Program events.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in nonprofit special event fundraising
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills required

Benefits

AFSP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Salary range for this role is $55,000-$60,000.

 

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Mariya Yurukova, MBA, CFRE

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