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Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Big Bend provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

 

Director of Events

Full Time, Exempt - Reports to CEO

The Director of Events serves as lead strategist for planning and execution of agency fundraising events. The Director helps the Chief Executive Officer and agency team create a multi-year plan for increasing corporate engagement which informs and supports the agency's plans for sustainability and growth. This position has primary responsibility for planning and executing the agency's signature events (i.e. Bowl for Kids' Sake, Big Bash) and other recurring and new events that engage business and stakeholder partners. In addition, the Director maintains existing and seeks new relationships with foundations and corporate contacts to position the agency to receive grants.

REQUIREMENTS

Bachelors degree, at least 5 years experience in event planning, fundraising, marketing, public relations, and/or resource development or in appropriate transferable responsibilities. Preferred experience working with a Board of Directors.

TO APPLY: Submit resume and cover letter, including 3 references, specifically highlighting how
your skills fit this position to michelle@bbbsbigbend.org.