The Event Coordinator will plan, organize and execute the logistics of a variety of organizational events including fundraising gatherings, members and donor stewardship outings, and outreach events based at our McDonald and Dickson-Murst Farms. The Event Coordinator will be a member of the Advancement Team that collaborates on organizational fundraising and marketing. While the Event Coordinator will be primarily focused on event logistics, attending weekly Advancement Team meetings will provide the opportunity to join the creative process of event theming and messaging in a fun and positive team environment.
Reports to: Abby Beck, Vice President of Advancement
Schedule & Job Location: Part-time, year round position based at the McDonald Farm in Naperville; Flexible hours and hybrid schedule available, annually averaging 20 hours/week with seasonal variation. Some evenings and weekends required.
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Applications accepted on a rolling basis until position is filled. Estimated start date is early September 2023.
The Conservation Foundation is committed to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive environment where everyone is valued and belongs. We seek to be an organization where each individual thrives and where unique views, beliefs, and perspectives are respected and celebrated.
The Conservation Foundation is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based in merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis on race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state , or local law.
Please email resume and cover letter to:
Gindi Orloff, Vice President of Finance & Administration
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