Director Youth Market- Dance in Atlanta, GA

American Heart Association   •  

Atlanta, GA 30303

Industry: Healthcare


Not Specified years

Posted 56 days ago


Are you ready to join an organization where you can be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives?

Envision all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every single day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? you bet!

This is satisfying work that makes a real difference in people's lives. You can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. You will connect with people and make a lifesaving impact. You will partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare.


The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Director Youth Market-Dance for Field Campaign Operations located in Atlanta, GA.

In this role you will be responsible for recruiting and implementing the American Heart Association's American Heart Challenge Dance event, working with the American Dance Movement, founded by Nigel Lythgoe and Adam Shankman, to recruit middle schools and high schools.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Work with school administrative leaders and faculty, to raise funds through our educational fundraising program.

  • Prospect and secure school participation through education and sales of AHA's lifesaving mission.

  • Provide tools and training to help schools establish and meet fundraising goals.

  • Direct achievement of an annual fundraising goal of $250K.

  • Develop effective customer relationships with school administration through persuasion, organization, competitiveness, persistence and time management.


Want to help get your resumeto the top? Take a look at the experience we require:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to work independently and resourcefuly

  • Strong organizations skills with ability to multi-task and thrive in a high-pace work environment

  • Applied knowledge and intermediate skills in Windows applications such as Word, Excel and Outlook and database tools to enter data as requested

  • Demonstrated skills in strong oral communication and ability to speak publicly

  • Valid driver's license, proof of at least minimum state required automobile liability insurance; ability and willingness to travel as position demands

  • Ability to work outside standard hours as needed, including occasional evenings and weekends

  • Satisfactory background check that includes motor vehicle and criminal history

Preferred Experience:

  • Two (2) years of outside sales experience

  • Currently live in the assigned territory

  • Knowledge of middle and high school structures and systems

Click on "New Resume" (or "Existing Resume" if you have previously applied to AHA positions) to submit your online application. Only those deemed most qualified will be contacted to interview.

At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.

Valid Through: 2019-11-12