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Community Outreach Manager

Company: National Kidney Foundation
Location: Memphis
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Location: Remote- Must live in Memphis, TN
Under the supervision of Executive Director working out of the West TN region, the Community Outreach Manager is responsible for managing key components to support the successful execution of the market's fundraising events and program activities. Responsible for executing the logistics for the Kidney Walk program and other fundraisers or donor cultivation events within the market. Responsible for exploring and assisting with National Kidney Foundation signature programs that may include kidney screenings, kidney health presentations, workshops, or other community-based programs.
This relationship should be characterized by effective communications, a positive attitude toward the growth of the Foundation and the achievement of its mission, through mutual understanding of the goals and development objectives of the National Organization.

  • Work closely with the Executive Director in the planning, execution and evaluation of special events hosted in West TN including, but not limited to Kidney Walks, Signature Events, and other events as opportunities arise.
  • Recruits committee members for both fundraising and programmatic activities
  • Initiates and plans all marketing and communications needed to support programs and events in partnership with the Executive Director including managing social media platforms.
  • Executes assigned components and logistics for Kidney Walks and other fund raising events as opportunities arise.
  • Manages online fund-raising websites to promote the events, supports individual fundraising.
  • Handles the bulk of inquiries regarding Rallybound and online walker/team management. Maintain accurate and thorough records of all activities ensuring reports for HQ are properly prepared and submitted to the National Office.
  • Coordinate donation recognition letters for all event and program donors and sponsors.
  • Executes assigned projects for the implementation of programs that include community-based screenings and education programs such as KEEP Healthy, Big Ask Big Give, and Your Kidneys and You.
  • Oversees World Kidney Day/National Kidney Month planning and celebrations.
  • Works closely with the Creative Services department to create and update local marketing materials.
  • Assist with local event and program budgets.
  • Updates local website to reflect all current activities, events and information.
  • Recruits, trains and manages volunteers for events and programmatic activities.
  • Performs additional duties and special projects, as required. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
    • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
    • Minimum 3 years of job-related experience in special event planning or fundraising.
    • Experience in a health care field or with a non-profit health organization is preferred.
    • Experience generating social media content.
    • Experience working with volunteers.
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
    • Superior interpersonal, time management and organizational skills.
    • Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines and function independently and as part of a team.
    • Must possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Proficient in Microsoft applications.
    • Flexible for overnight business travel including the ability to work evenings and weekends as needed.
      Must have unimpeachable integrity and trustworthiness while possessing a high degree of tact, discretion, and professionalism. Verbal and written communication skills will be used daily. Maintain effectiveness under pressure. Competency in use of a multiple-line telephone, personal computer, fax machine, photocopier, and other standard office equipment. Ability to lift and transport equipment weighing up to 25 lbs. Flexible to work evenings and weekends as needed. Available for overnight business travel. Must have a valid driver's license.
      At the National Kidney Foundation diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to kidney health and kidney disease prevention. It is the policy of NKF to provide equality of employment opportunity regardless of race, creed, color, qualified handicap or disability, national origin, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, age, gender, political affiliation or veteran status, or any other factor or reason prohibited by relevant local, state, and federal fair employment laws.
      The Equal Employment Opportunity policy will apply to all employment practices of NKF including, but not limited to recruitment, hiring, promotion, training, compensation, benefits, layoffs, transfers, and discipline. Implementation of the Equal Employment Opportunity policy is the shared responsibility of the management of NKF.

Keywords: National Kidney Foundation, Memphis , Community Outreach Manager, Executive , Memphis, Tennessee

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