Join a best place to work nonprofit and lead a top nationwide walk. The Alzheimer’s Association Michigan Chapter is seeking a Walk Director to engage volunteers, individuals, and businesses towards a successful Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The Walk event welcomes 6,000 persons raising more than $800,000 through peer-to-peer, corporate, and sponsor fundraising. Working with a statewide team holding 25 walks in Michigan, you will provide leadership to the State’s largest walk.
As Director, Walk to End Alzheimer’s, you will be responsible for driving the success of a large walk event.
Leading a team of dynamic volunteer leaders, you will put your proven sales and relationship management skills to work achieving revenue goals through positive engagement with corporate and community volunteer leaders. As a recognized and enthusiastic community mobilizer and networker, you will exponentially increase brand awareness as you cultivate relationships with key C-suite corporate and community partners.
Your success at recruiting, coaching and empowering volunteers will ensure strong volunteer committee retention and succession planning that sets your event up for success for years to come. As an ambitious fundraiser in the peer-to-peer space, you will coach and inspire your volunteers, teams and participants to set fundraising goals that propel your event to one of the most successful in the country.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
5-7 years of proven experience recruiting and mobilizing volunteers and community leaders to achieve goals, preferably in a peer-to-peer fundraising environment OR 5-7 years successful experience meeting sales targets
To apply for this job please visit jobs.alz.org.