Website Big Brothers Big Sisters of Siouxland (BBBS)

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Siouxland creates and supports one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.

January 4, 2022
Job Posting: Director of Special Events and Community Partnerships – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Siouxland (BBBS) Full-Time

JOIN A FORWARD-THINKING ORGANIZATION THAT HAS BEEN PROVEN TO MAKE POSITIVE IMPACT ON CHILDREN’S LIVES. Our mission is to create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Siouxland (BBBS) is seeking to fill the position of Director of Special Events and Community Partnerships. The ideal candidate will be a collaborator with excellent interpersonal skills that is impeccably organized and that thrives on high impact short term projects and engagements. Creativity, problem solving, and being an effective contributor to assigned projects are a must. The Director of Special Events and Community Partnerships will lead all events including implementation of key logistics and timetables, interaction with donors, vendors, and volunteers, and provide administrative support to the BBBS Team. Help team ensure accurate data entry and reporting for all special events including donor management software, Excel, and other various event documents to result in a full event profile. The Director of Special Events and Community Partnerships will also help manage the BBBS websites and social media platforms promoting events and will assist with recruitment and match activities. Demonstrated ability to provide superior customer service, excellent writing and oral communication skills, excellent computer skills. Ability to successfully work independently and in a team environment. Enthusiasm, creativity, a positive sense of humor, and a “can do” attitude a must.

Job Qualifications:

Academic: Minimum – Bachelor’s degree, required.
Professional: Minimum of 2 years as a fundraising special events professional, non-profit, human services environment preferred. Ability to work with many diverse constituencies. The successful candidate will display a record of leadership and accomplishment in special events with a proven track record of fundraising success, especially with planning/execution and in sponsorship solicitations. The successful candidate will demonstrate successful cultivation and solicitation of numerous sponsorships. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and donor CRM packages preferred.

Other details: – Health, dental and vision insurance available – Come with a flexible work schedule – Optional 4-day week work Please submit cover letter, including salary requirements, and resume to: Kristie M. Arlt, Executive Director karlt@bigbrothersbigsisters.com

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Siouxland is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

To apply for this job email your details to karlt@bigbrothersbigsisterssiouxland.com