The Associate Events Manager will be based in Lewiston, ME, with occasional travel to events and Dempsey Center South Portland office.
Associate Events Manager is an interim position designed to transition to the Dempsey Center Events Manager position following the 2019 Dempsey Challenge (contingent upon satisfactory performance during the interim period). The Associate Events Manager will assist, and train with the Events Manager on all aspects of the Dempsey Challenge, and other events, including pre and post event activities.
The Events Manager oversees the planning and execution of all fundraising events for the Dempsey Center, inclusive of the Dempsey Challenge run, walk and cycle event which is the organization’s signature fundraiser. The Events Manager is part of the Advancement team and works to set goals for overall fundraising efforts and helps generate ideas and action plans for event-based revenue. The Events Manager directs the full life cycle of events from concept through post-event and engages internal staff and external partners, vendors and volunteers in order to successfully execute events.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: