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Associate Director, Walk

Job Location

Chicago, IL

General Summary

The National Office is seeking an individual for the Associate Director of Walk Training.  This individual serves as a core team member of the Walk training teaming under the Director of Walk with a focus on a sub-group of Chapters to act as the primary training and consulting liaison as well as a subject matter expert of key areas of Walk event fundraising.

We seek an individual with experience with regional walk events, developing curriculum and training as well as conference programming.

Essential Job Functions

• Deliver training and consultation to assigned Chapters.
• Monitor, evaluate and identify growth opportunities for assigned Chapters as part of planning and ongoing process.
• Participate as a core team member of national Walk training program and Leadership conference planning team identifying needs, developing and delivering core curriculum.

Minimum Requirements

• 3-5 years national or regional event management and training experience required in a non-profit environment.
• VHA mass market event experience preferred.
• Successful candidate must have organized Walk event experience, but have the skills to adapt program experience into a program appropriately to our organization.
• Team player that has the ability to interface with various levels of staff and volunteers.
• Effectively multi-task, establish priorities, and work in a fast paced environment. Efficient in time management and can meet deadlines under pressure.
• Detail-oriented and strong organizational skills.
• Excellent written, oral, and communication skills. (Includes presentation delivery, conveying ideas, and instructing effectively.)
• Ability to work and make some judgments independently and complete projects with minimal supervision.
• Understanding of various computer systems and databases. Proficient in Microsoft Office. Experience with Convio a major plus.
• Ability to travel up to 70% of time as required.

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Alzheimer's Association, National Office
225 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60601

We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and we appreciate your interest in the Alzheimer's Association.




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