Events and Cause Marketing Specialist

East Tennessee Children's Hospital - Knoxville, TN

Creates and maintains regular and special projects designed to further the fundraising goals of ETCH. Responsible for the management and oversight of the Creative Team for Fantasy of Trees event. Assists in Children’s Hospital events as needed. Responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding relationships with national and local partners, both Children’s Miracle Network partners and new business partners that would benefit from a cause marketing relationship with Children’s Hospital.

Minimum Education
Bachelors Degree Preferred
Minimum Work Experience
2-5 years experience planning, organizing, and implementing special events. Experience in fast-paced environment and/or hospital setting 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 orgainzational 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.