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Development Events Manager - Newton, MA
JCC Greater Boston
333 Nahanton St
Newton, MA 02459

Principal Responsibilities:

JCC Greater Boston is seeking a full-time self-motivated Development Events Manager (DEM). Working with the Director, Annual Campaign, the Development Events Manager is responsible for coordinating all aspects of two major annual fundraising events, smaller cultivation and stewardship events, and contributing to the growth of the JCCs Annual Campaign.

As an integral part of the Development department of JCC Greater Boston, the DEM will support the Organizations annual fundraising efforts, including Our Campaign to Re-imagine the JCC, the JCCs comprehensive capital campaign, and strengthening the Annual Campaign through donor recognition and other stewardship events.

Essential Functions include:

Minimum Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have a measurable record of accomplishment and the event management skills, enthusiasm, and knowledge of non-profit event work to help the JCC achieve or exceed our fundraising goals. Experience working successfully with volunteer leadership and committees, as well as knowledge of the Boston, or similar, Jewish community, preferred. Bachelors degree, combined with two or more years of experience of event planning, preferably in support of fundraising campaigns, is strongly preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. This position requires strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to establish priorities, set objectives and achieve stated goals.Also requires a creative, energetic and highly self-motivated individual with strong organizational skills and the ability to work with both staff and volunteer leadership.

Requirements include:PC literacy with strong competency in all Microsoft Office Suite programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access). Demonstrated ability to work with and maintain confidential information. Must be able to work evenings, weekends or irregular hours as necessary to interact with donors and prospects and attend relevant meetings and events.

Competitive salary. To apply, please send cover letter and resume to No phone calls.

Agency Information:

JCC Greater Boston is a nonprofit organization where families can access a wide range of learning, fitness, camping, and enrichment resources while connecting with a vibrant local Jewish community. Serving more than 50,000 people each year, we engage more Jews and the people in their lives than almost every other Jewish institution in Boston combined. We offer the opportunity to make a lasting impact while working in a fast-paced mission-driven culture.