A national, nonprofit patient advocacy organization, headquartered in Portland, Ore., is seeking a seasoned volunteer development and fund raising professional to organize volunteers and execute walks, cycling and other fund raising and program initiatives in the Mid-Atlantic region. This position will be working out of our Alexandria, VA, office. Responsibilities include directing special events in the Washington, D.C. Metro Area and in Philadelphia; cultivating and soliciting donors, sponsorships, and event participants; managing volunteers including recruitment and training; providing outreach / recruitment efforts to assist with professional membership growth; overseeing the Mid-Atlantic Advocacy Network and collaborating closely with our Advocacy Team in the Alexandra office; Responsibilities will include managing our community division of volunteers in Washington, D.C. to execute mission related advocacy and educational activities at the community level.
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, five years of experience in non-profit development, management of volunteers, and event marketing. Must have excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills, work well with volunteers, and be able to work in a team environment. Competitive salary with excellent benefits. Position requires overnight travel. Please forward your cover letter with salary requirement and resume to HR, National Psoriasis Foundation, 6600 SW 92nd Ave, Suite 300, Portland, OR 97223, Fax (503) 245-0626, E-mail hr@psoriasis
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