Marquee Event & Sponsorship Director
We’re looking for a dynamic individual who is passionate about coordinating events aimed at connecting progressive women for professional development, networking, and resource sharing for life and work.
Being a board member for a non profit is an excellent way to gain management experience and knowledge in a skill set you are developing for your professional career. As a member-run network, we need your help to ensure we're providing quality events and programming to help members grow and succeed. For members by members.
Oversees and manages planning and execution of the annual anniversary party and marquee events
Aside from Anniversary Party, also manages annual film screening and/or a debate screening during election years
Must be comfortable managing a planning process over a few months
Alongside Board of Directors, sets attendance goals and creates event theme
Manages logistics, recruits speakers, secures location, catering and beverages, and coordinates with Communications Director to ensure adequate outreach and communications efforts
Coordinates Board and member volunteer assistance and oversees day-of activities.
Seeks out additional marquee event opportunities and enlisting the Board help for ideas.
Marquee events are distinct from other events in that they provide significant public exposure for Good Ol’ Girls and/or present substantial membership recruitment opportunities.
Recruits sponsors for marquee events and coordinates follow up with sponsors after the event
To apply, email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.