Fundraiser, March of Dimes
Salary starts at $34,500
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Fundraiser, Southfield, MI
Job ID #: 407
Location: MI – Southfield
Functional Area: Fundraising
Department / Chapter: Michigan
Position Type: Full Time Regular
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Experience Required: 1 – 3 Years
Relocation Provided: No
This position will implement, coordinate and manage cost-effective fundraising activities to assist the local business unit attain its financial goals. This is a sales position where the majority of the performance review is based upon achieving aggressive annual revenue goals. Also solicits trains and manages an effective volunteer base of community leaders to assist in meeting the financial goals. This position acts as liaison between the March of Dimes, its volunteers, and the local community. Is responsible for recruiting, training and managing high-level volunteers as well as corporate participation and sponsorship within that community.
Develop strong networks within the local community, cold call or develop and grow prospects for potential revenue streams, event sponsorships, volunteer opportunities and to increase March of Dimes visibility and brand awareness.
Manage and provide leadership to volunteer committees on each event to ensure that committee members are fully supported and accomplish tasks required for successful events.
Develop and implement events to recognize, reward, and motivate successful volunteers to ensure ongoing commitment.
Work with program staff and volunteers to ensure that every special event or March for Babies contains program content to enhance the knowledge of the audience and general public regarding the March of Dimes mission, programs, special services and benefits for mothers and babies.