This position is accountable for contributor relations and fundraising events for Center for Growing Talent (CGT), the charitable arm of Produce Marketing Association and works under the direct supervision of the Fundraising Director. The Contributor Relations & Fundraising Event Manager will work directly with the fundraising staff to build a strong fundraising program that meets the fundraising goals of the organization while ensuring effective and efficient operations. This position is directly responsible for $280,000 in special event income and indirectly responsible for $1.6 million of annual revenue.
Contributor Relations Program (60%)
Assists in the planning and manages the development of and is responsible for the execution of a contributor relations program that focuses on four key areas; stewardship and impact reporting, acknowledgements, donor recognition and events and engagement. Also responsible for managing the state charitable registration process.
Fundraising Events (30%)
Plans, manages and is responsible for the execution of CGT fundraising events (two 5K Runs, Golf Tournament and Bocce Tournament) including; sponsorship sales and fulfillment, vendor contracts, website, materials and signage, registrations, correspondence and inquiries, onsite management, pre and post event communications, etc.
Donor Development (10%)
Assists in the planning, manages and is responsible for the execution of the donor solicitation process including; direct mail, email communications, materials and signage, and reporting and analysis.
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Salary Range: $55,000 to $65,000