Development Lead External Development - Foundation
SUMMARY: Responsible for overall implementation of Children's community events and cause marketing to meet the fundraising goals of the Foundation. The primary focus of this position will be the solicitation of contributions to the events, and fostering external contacts with local and national partners. Manages the planning and implementation of Children's community events and cause marketing partnerships, foster relationships with event/campaign organizers, analyze event/campaign potential, and cultivate future major events and/or cause marketing relationships. Develops the fundraising plans and strategies for Children's community events and will manage assisting staff, volunteers and board members to the successful implementation of those programs to raise sustaining funds.
REQUIREMENTS: This position requires a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience as well as a valid California Driver's License with a satisfactory DMV record and car insurance that has the minimum limits as required by state law. A minimum two (2) years fundraising or sales experience is required with community relations experience desirable. Ability to work in a team situation, with little supervision, under deadlines and pressure and coordinate a variety of projects simultaneously; strong interpersonal and written communication skills; strong desktop publishing preferred; strong organizational skills; demonstrated behaviors consistent with those identified at the Hospital's core value behaviors; and an affinity with the overall mission of the Hospital.
POSITION DETAILS: Full time exempt level position.