Job Description

General Summary: 

As a member of the Alzheimer’s Association’s development and marketing team, the Event Coordinator is involved in fundraising and marketing activities that support the organization’s strategic goals. Performs a variety of duties within the development and marketing department.

Essential Job Functions:

?Provides support in all aspects of the Alzheimer’s Association’s fundraising events and projects, including but not limited to Culinary Clash, The Longest Day, Walk to End Alzheimer’s, and third party events
?Identifies and participates in volunteer recruitment opportunities
?Manages donor services process including logging contributions and preparing acknowledgment letters in a timely fashion
?Assists in supporting marketing activities including drafting news releases and other public communication materials, web content and social media content  
?All other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

?Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education and experience
?1-2 years of experience in event planning and marketing
?Advanced writing skills 
?Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite/Cloud and Microsoft Office
?A portfolio of writing and design samples
?Familiarity with social media analytics and management platforms 
?Familiarity with web design platforms 
?High level of attention to detail
?Ability to take on additional tasks or projects as requested
?Empathy towards family caregivers and persons with dementia
?Outstanding interpersonal skills and organizational skills
?Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
?Ability to travel within assigned territory as needed
?Valid NYS Driver’s License and access to a dependable vehicle

Application Instructions

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