The Corporate Gifts and Events Manager plans, organizes and executes event fundraisers; cultivates corporate gifts/sponsorships, is responsible for external communications & direct mail, gift processing, and volunteer coordination. Reporting to the Major Gifts Officer, the Corporate Gifts and Events Manager also has responsibility for donor stewardship, media relations, and for supporting capital campaign programs. The manager will recruit, train and supervise development staff and volunteers as may be needed.
The position requires a Bachelor’s degree and 2-3 years of significant event planning experience. Hands on experience in planning and implementing fundraising events independently and in partnership with a committee of volunteers. Must be energetic, creative, resourceful, and demonstrate initiative in solving problems. Exceptional verbal and writing skills, and organizational skills with the ability to perform within deadlines, manage multiple assignments, and maintain a professional attitude during times of high activity. Outstanding interpersonal skills, including ability to work with a wide range of stakeholders (Board members, committee members, donors, staff, contractors and vendors) and to supervise volunteers. A proven record of working collaboratively as part of a team. PC proficiency (MS Office Suite in Windows environment); facility w/ Word and Excel required; hands on experience with Raiser’s Edge 7 database software required. While standard office hours are worked, the major gifts officer will also be expected to attend community events, fundraising events for the agency, meet with current and prospective donors in person, and ensure that donors see or continue to see the benefit of giving to the organization.
About Asian Health Services
Asian Health Services, founded in 1974, provides health, social, and advocacy services for all regardless of income, insurance status, immigration status, language, or culture. Our approach to well-being focuses on "whole patient health", which is why besides primary care we also provide mental health, case management, nutrition, and dental care to more than 27,000 patients in English and over 12 Asian languages: Cantonese, Vietnamese, Mandarin, Khmer, Korean, Tagalog, Mien, Lao, Mongolian, Karen, Karenni, and Burmese.
We offer medical, dental, and mental health services for all ages.
We also recognize that a patient's health is directly linked to their social and economic circumstances. That's why we are dedicated advocates, and we fight for legislation that make our communities a safer and healthier place to live.