ColumbusRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Columbus jobs

Fundraising Senior Campaign Manager Light The Night

Company: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Location: Columbus
Posted on: September 14, 2019

Job Description:

How many people can answer the question, "What do you do for a living?" with the answer, "I help find cures for cancer." At LLS, employees take our mission seriously. Whether you work in one of our chapters, are an accountant at the national office or a specialist in our Information Resource Center, you work each day on making our mission a reality: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.Join us and give new meaning to the word, "job."Responsible for managing and implementing the Central Ohio area Light The Night Walk(s) to achieve and exceed revenue goals for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) in support of LLS' mission, within the region and/or chapter's chartered area.Reports to: Executive Director or assigned staffSupervises: May supervise assigned staffThe Central Ohio Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society seeks a Senior Campaign Manager to lead elements of the chapter's Light The Night walk. Light The Night is an inspirational community event that raises awareness and funding for groundbreaking research and treatment options to eliminate cancer. This special evening brings light to the darkness of cancer through hope, research and support. Friends, families and co-workers form fundraising teams and millions of consumers help by donating at retail outlets. Columbus Light The Light will raise $1 million in 2019 and will celebrate its largest impact on cancer research to date.

  • Implement organizational best practices with regard to recruiting and managing high level volunteers, revenue generation activities, expense and fiscal controls and marketing/promotions and logistics resulting in chapter revenue growth and achievement of revenue goals.
  • Oversee all aspects of the Light The Night Walk.
  • Provide input into the development of a strategic plan for the fundraising campaign(s), including fundraising goals, budget recommendations, vendors, volunteer goals, and timelines.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of the on-going fundraising campaign, including fundraising efficiency (cost/expense), community engagement, event satisfaction, and overall success of the campaign.
  • Ensure revenue goals are met by partnering with chapter leadership to identify, recruit, manage and steward volunteer committees and event participants.
  • Act as an on-site manager during the campaign fundraising event, overseeing activities, staff, vendors, and volunteers to ensure satisfaction of participants, and resolutions of problems.
  • Develop positive volunteer interactions through recruitment, mentoring, and providing comprehensive support for volunteer leadership and participants to develop and achieve personal fundraising plans, while focusing on the mission of LLS.
  • Identify and network with corporations, community groups, schools, and key donors to engage them in the LLS fundraising campaign.
  • Manage and act as a resource to Campaign Managers, Specialist, and Campaign Assistants relating to their fundraising campaigns and efforts, as well as provide input for hiring, promotion, performance, termination of those supervised.
  • Supervise and train campaign staff in campaign best practices with an emphasis on volunteer development and fundraising.
  • Identify, cultivate and lead campaign volunteers/donors/teams/participants by developing and implementing campaign appropriate strategies and relationship cultivation activities for successful recruitment, acknowledgement and retention of volunteers/donors/teams/participants
  • Connect with vendors to secure the best rate or donation of services needed for the campaign.
  • Develop/modify marketing materials (brochures, recruitment, promotional flyers, pledge forms) to promote the fundraising campaign.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of the LLS's mission and programs to promote the Society's fundraising, research, and patient initiatives.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.Education & Experience Requirements:
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • 4 years fundraising, sales, marketing, communications, event planning experience
    • Previous experience as a Campaign ManagerPosition Requirements:
      • Collaborate with Mission Team ensuring success of patient access, education, public policy & advocacy and research.
      • Knowledgeable and experienced in nonprofit and volunteer management, with an emphasis on proven fundraising results.
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
      • Demonstrated knowledge and use of digital, social media & emerging online channels.
      • Capable of balancing multiple priorities effectively.
      • Demonstrated experience in volunteer development and cultivation.
      • Enthusiastic, self-motivated and committed to excellence.
      • Capable of working well with a variety of personalities and leadership styles.
      • Highly organized and professional.
      • Resourcefulness, promotions savvy and problem solving acumen.
      • Knowledge of MS Office Suite.Physical Demands & Work Environment:
        • Physical demands are minimal and typical of similar jobs in comparable organizations.
        • Work environment is representative and typical of similar jobs in comparable organizations.
        • May be required to move Campaign materials weighing up to 15 pounds for various events.
        • Travel within the Chapter's designated area.
        • Required to work evenings or weekends.The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) does not accept resumes from third party recruitment/search firms. Please do not forward resumes to LLS employees or any company locations or email addresses. LLS is not responsible for any fees related to resumes not solicited by LLS Recruiting. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Keywords: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Columbus , Fundraising Senior Campaign Manager Light The Night, Executive , Columbus, Ohio

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Executive Jobs

Director of FP&A
Description: Director of FP A If you are a Director of FP A with prior Construction or real estate experience, apply today What You Will Be Doing You will be responsible for the creation and maintenance of financial (more...)
Company: CyberCoders
Location: Columbus
Posted on: 09/19/2019

ECM-Enterprise Content Management Developer (New Albany/Columbus, OH)
Description: If the position below would be of interest to you, I would appreciate it if you can connect back with me either by email at or at 678-514-1080 Ex: 3233. ECM-Enterprise Content Management /JAVA Developer (more...)
Company: Capricorn Systems, Inc.
Location: Columbus
Posted on: 09/20/2019

Acquisition Program Manager III --- Wright-Patterson AFB
Description: HIA 8757 Acquisition Program Manager III --- Wright-Patterson AFB OH Location:-- Dayton, OH Clearance Required: Secret PCI has an exciting opportunity for an Acquisition Program Manager IIIto provide (more...)
Company: PCI
Location: Dayton
Posted on: 09/20/2019

Senior Contracts Manager - Capital Projects (2306)
Description: At ENGIE North America, innovation and excellence create a platform for growth. We have a range of businesses in the United States and Canada, including clean power generation, cogeneration, and energy (more...)
Company: ENGIE North America Inc.
Location: Columbus
Posted on: 09/20/2019

Territory Manager - Southern Ohio/Indiana
Description: We are seeking self-motivated, confident individuals with a history of over achievement to join our dynamic team of all-stars.-- This position is a professional industrial business-to-business sales role. (more...)
Company: APPLIED Adhesives
Location: Columbus
Posted on: 09/20/2019

Hospitalist Physician Medical Director - 45 minutes to Columbus Ohio (
Description: Medical Director Opening on beautiful campus - Strong clinical management, leadership, and communication skills required - Program of sixteen clinicians
Company: Integrity Healthcare
Location: Columbus
Posted on: 09/20/2019

Program Manager
Description: Ironclad Technology Services is a Virginia based Information Technology and Business Consulting services company focused on supporting public and private sector customers as they tackle their most daunting (more...)
Company: Ironclad Technology Services LLC
Location: Dayton
Posted on: 09/20/2019

Physician Office Manager
Description: WE ARE MORE THAN A HEALTH SYSTEM. WE ARE A BELIEF SYSTEM. We believe wellness and sickness are both part of a lifelong partnership, and that everyone could use an expert guide. We work hard, care deeply (more...)
Company: OhioHealth
Location: Columbus
Posted on: 09/20/2019

Manager of Procurement
Description: All Foreign Domestic Used Auto Parts is a family owned business started in 1986 with simple business rules which include hiring the best people.--Training them and treating fairly so they will give (more...)
Company: All Foreign and Domestic Auto Parts
Location: Columbus
Posted on: 09/20/2019

Director of Budgets & Financial Operations
Description: This position is responsible for the direction, planning, organization, development and implementation of all financial operations in the School of Education and Health Sciences SEHS . Reporting directly (more...)
Company: University of Dayton
Location: Dayton
Posted on: 09/20/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Ohio jobs by following @recnetOH on Twitter!

Columbus RSS job feeds