Responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding relationships with Children's Miracle Network Hospitals partners and new local business partners that would benefit from a cause marketing relationship with East Tennessee Children's Hospital, historically raising proceeds of $1.2m annually. Responsible for facilitating and guiding strategic growth of VOLthon (Dance Marathon) at The University of Tennessee - Knoxville, an event raising over $150k in donations for Children's Hospital. Assists with East Tennessee Children's Hospital events as needed.
Bachelor's degree in communications, marketing, or human services preferred
Minimum Work Experience
1-2 years experience in non-profit work preferred
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
High energy and enthusiasm
Ability to form strong interpersonal relationships. Excellent customer services skills
Ability to think strategically and problem-solve quickly
Accuracy and attention to detail. Excellent time management and organizational skills
Sound judgment and integrity; strong leadership, delegation and teamwork skills
Flexible and adaptable to changing circumstances
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and database management
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Heavy lifting, pushing and pulling is required up to 50 lbs occasionally, 20-30 lbs frequently and 10 lbs constantly to move objects of up to 150 lbs. Sudden emergency situations have the potential for exposure to lifting or moving of up to 150 lbs. Frequent bending, walking, sitting, squatting, reaching and standing are required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
Internal Number: 8114
About East Tennessee Children's Hospital
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.