Special Events Manager

Make-A-Wish Southern Nevada - Las Vegas, NV (30+ days ago)

Position Summary

Responsible for executing two annual fundraising events. In addition, this position oversees all third-party events and events held at The Wishing Place.

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and minimum three years event management experience required; sales/fundraising experience a plus
  • Minimum three years strong, comprehensive staff or volunteer management experience
  • Must possess excellent verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Excellent computer skills required (Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel)
  • Data-entry/customer relationship database experience required. Raiser’s Edge experience preferred
  • Must be self-motivated, creative, detail-oriented, and excel in problem-solving skills
  • Has the ability to prioritize and manage multiple responsibilities with minimal supervision
  • Ability to deal with sensitive information with high confidentiality
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills with the capacity to interact with diverse groups and work successfully in a collaborative, team-oriented environment.
  • Ability to connect with people and engage others in the mission of the organization

See full job description at our website: http://snv.wish.org/about-us/employment-and-internships/employment-opportunities

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $48,000.00 to $72,000.00 /year


  • events management: 3 years


  • Bachelor's


  • Las Vegas, NV