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The Desert Southwest Chapter is currently hiring at the following locations:

 Las Vegas, NV

Positions are considered open until filled

Equal Opportunity Employer


Special Events Coordinator

This is a full-time position based in Las Vegas, NV

The Special Events Coordinator will help plan, implement and provide oversight and support for all southern Nevada special events, in keeping with the Chapter's vision, mission and goal. The purpose of these events is to increase community awareness and generate resources to support programs and services. Events include, but are not limited to: Walk to End Alzheimer's, Wine to Remember, BvB Flag Football and third party fundraisers.  Volunteer coordination responsibilities include the recruitment, training and retention of volunteers both for events and other regional needs. This position requires significant collaborative efforts with staff, volunteers, organizations and the community at-large to achieve goals.

Preferred qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in non-profit management, communications or a related field, with a minimum of three years progressively responsible work history in non-profit event planning and volunteer coordination. A proven record in revenue generation with respect to special events is required. Effective organizational, teamwork and interpersonal skills are needed.

Competitive wage and benefits package.

Please refer to job description for additional information.

Interested applicants are encouraged to submit their resumes and salary expectations to:

Erin Krivanek, Development Director
Alzheimer's Association Desert Southwest Chapter
1028 E McDowell Road
Phoenix, AZ 85006
(P) 602.528.0545
(F) 602.528.0546

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