The Community Events Coordinator will be responsible to generate revenue to reach financial goals by recruiting third party events to support the full mission of the Alzheimer's Association. The role will oversee the event logistics of the annual Oklahoma City Walk to End Alzheimer's.
Essential Job Functions
Lead participant recruitment, relationship building, retention, and participant fundraising support, throughout the year to benefit The Longest Day across the state.
Recruit and mobilize statewide volunteer event committee to successfully implement outreach and recruitment activities to increase chapter visibility, provide participant training.
Secure and manage community partnerships for the Chapter, forming new alliances that will grow into future opportunities for funding.
Collaborate with team members, utilizing established criteria and evaluation processes for third party events, to identify potential statewide events.
Take a leading role in the logistical execution, overall coordination and strategic planning of the Walk to End Alzheimer's event in Oklahoma City.
Work with volunteer networks to recruit logistics volunteers and coordinate the logistical needs of implementing the OKC Walk event.
Build awareness of volunteer support opportunities by attending networking, civic, and social events.
Ensure smooth integration of best practices, standards and guidelines.
Other duties as assigned.
BA degree or equivalent experience required
Highly organized, energetic, and able to multitask
Ability to build relationships through effective communication, both verbally and in writing
Ability to work with a diverse range of individuals
Volunteer management experience a plus
Adaptability and sense of humor are an absolute must