In coordination with the Development Director and Associate Executive Director partner with volunteer leadership and committees, identify and cultivate new corporate sponsorship and individual gifts for Hope Gala and the chapter as a whole.
Cultivate, steward and develop growth in returning corporate and individual chapter sponsorship partners.
Maintain accurate and complete financial records for all corporate and individual sponsorship partners.
Assist in identifying and cultivating major donors.
Maintain standards for all events and non-events programs established at the international level.
Accountable for meeting deadlines, responding to volunteers and other department requests.
Network with the resource team and other JDRF chapters to discuss best practices and share new ideas.
Collaborate with chapter staff to ensure the critical growth and success of the chapter.
Work in partnership with the Special Events Team and Chapter Staff.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Five + (5+) years of fundraising or business experience. CFRE a plus. Knowledge of fundraising and non-event fundraising activities is a must. Candidate must be a self-starter. Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills. Ability to interface with all levels of staff and volunteers. Excellent interpersonal skills. Computer literate.
About Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Internationa
JDRF is a nonprofit 501 organization that funds type 1 diabetes research, provides a broad array of community and activist services to the T1D population and actively advocates for regulation favorable to medical research and approval of new and improved treatment modalities. It was initially founded as the JDF, the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation. It later changed its name to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and is now known as JDRF.