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Senior Foundation Program Coordinator

Work Schedule/Days:  Day / Monday - Friday
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Location:  Park North - Dartmouth 
Requisition #:  36975

 

JOB SUMMARY

The Senior Foundation Program Coordinaotr provides senior coordination and implementation support to ongoing fundraising programs, events and activities. This may include working with, leading and coordinating staff, volunteers, sponsors, donors, vendors, etc. with emphasis on increased revenue, improved operations, and in support of Children’s mission and values. To proactively support the efforts that ensures delivery of safe patient care and services and to promote a safe environment at Children’s.  The mission of the Children’s Foundation is to make kids better today and healthier tomorrow through the philanthropic support of individual donors, charitable foundations and corporations. Our Foundation relies on volunteers in the hospitals and in the community. Each year, in-hospital volunteers donate more than 127,000 hours of their time, and community volunteer groups raise millions for Children’s through fundraising activities and events.

As a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing high-quality pediatric care to the kids in our community, we depend on the generous support of donors to help uphold our Mission and perform the work we do each day. We are grateful to all of our donors for their support.

EDUCATION
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Public Relations, Communications, Marketing Management, or related field
EXPERIENCE*

•    Prior professional experience required
•    Minimum of 3 years of experience in event/program coordination

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS*
  • Experience in fundraising or non-profit
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES*
  • Ability to represent Children's Healthcare of Atlanta in a mature and professional manner among trustees, corporate sponsors, volunteers, donors, and executives
  • Excellent organizational, verbal, written, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter with ability to make decisions independently
  • Ability to handle stress and pressure and meet deadlines
  • Must be able to travel through expanded Atlanta metropolitan area
  • Must provide reliable transportation
  • Ability to work with others, including all levels of volunteers, sponsors, and donors
  • Expert knowledge of event logistics with ability to think and react independently
  • Ability to understand financial reports and manage budgets 
  • Skilled at conflict resolution, problem-solving, negotiation, and diplomacy
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES*

1.    Responsible for the direct implementation and development of the department’s largest activities and programs, which result in substantial fundraising dollars, cultivation of important relationships, and/or expanded community awareness of the institution.
2.    May participate in hiring and managing interns within team as needed.
3.    Serves as leader on team in support of annual goals and implements action plans in assigned areas which maximize Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta fundraising support.
4.    Represents Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta appropriately at miscellaneous community functions to network and nurture new and existing relationships.
5.    Manage program budget to help achieve annual revenue and other targets in areas of responsibility while minimizing cost to raise a dollar.
6.    Maintains close association with and expert knowledge of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta; initiates cross-team collaborations.
7.    Responsible for administrative support and operational reporting for assigned programs, while maintaining up-to-date records via Raiser’s Edge.  
8.    May participate in communicating with peers in other organizations to generate new fundraising ideas.
9.    Participates in the continuous assessment and improvement of the quality of services provided and events, activities, and programs produced.
10.    Understands and complies with infection control, safety, and OSHA procedures and regulations, while meeting all in-service requirements as outlined in Personnel Policy 8312-702-92.

SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES*

Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system.

 

Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS*
Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance
Bending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Climbing - Not Present
Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.
Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Sitting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Standing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
WORKING CONDITIONS*
No potential for exposure to blood and body fluids

 

About Us:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow.

With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine.  We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values.  We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country.  Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. 

Have questions about the recruitment process?  Check out What to Expect.

Address:  3395 Northeast Expressway, Atlanta, GA  30341
Function:  Development/Foundation - Development/Foundation


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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