Special Events Intern

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Susan G. Komen Greater NYC
246 West 38th Street
New York, NY
Posted: June 19 2017
Application Deadline: July 19, 2017
Position: Full-time, Paid
Timeframe: 07/10/17 — 09/10/17

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Description

DESCRIPTION
Primary Purpose: Assist with the planning and execution of the Susan G. Komen Greater NYC Race for the Cure® and work as part of a team that supports Race related events. Recruit and coordinate Race for the Cure volunteers.

Reports to: Director of Development & Development Manager


Duties:
Assist with all event logistics and work closely with Director of Development and Development Manager
Recruit volunteers throughout the summer; including recruiting and managing over 500 volunteers for the Race for the Cure®
Provides assistance and support to Race Team Captains and participants, including but not limited to providing information, answering questions, solving problems, helping with team website questions, donation processing questions, etc.
Conduct outreach to potential new volunteers, team captains, and former team captains
Coordinate Race collateral fulfillment for sponsors and team captains
Assist with grassroots marketing efforts
Perform other job-related duties as assigned

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:
Standard office setting. Some heavy lifting (30lbs) required. Evening and weekend work required around the Race for the Cure.

Requirements

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE:

Recent graduate (must commit to working a minimum of 30 hours per week through Friday, September 15, 2017)
Previous event planning and fundraising experience a plus
Superior written and oral communication skills
Strong attention to detail and a demonstrated ability to take initiative
Excellent public relations and customer service skills in dealing with internal and external constituents
Must enjoy working as a member of a team with a can-do attitude of "pitch-in," and "no-job-is-too-small" on multiple projects and handle pressure with grace
Outstanding Microsoft Office Suite skills required. Strong Internet skills also required
Raiser's Edge and Blackbaud experience a plus

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