If you’re looking for an opportunity that makes you feel appreciated every day, we invite you to join us. As a charitable organization, the American Red Cross depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. We are currently seeking an enthusiastic Community Chapter Executive in Chattanooga, TN.As a Community Chapter Executive, you will be responsible for representing the American Red Cross in the community. The Community Chapter Executive (CCE) will focus externally on core mission delivery, fundraising and being the face of the Red Cross for the media, donors and their communities. The CCE will have oversight of Red Cross service delivery, external relations, and fundraising within an assigned community. The CCE is accountable for achieving performance targets for the Community Chapter, including service delivery, fundraising/revenue and expense targets. In conjunction with the Division Fundraising Vice President, the CCE has primary responsibility in the community for achievement of fundraising goals. The CCE utilizes the support activities of HR, IT, Finance, Communications and Marketing through a matrix project management system to ensure that all operating units have the necessary resources to execute on their community mission. The CCE acts as the chapter’s chief fundraiser.
Minimum Education: Four year college degree (BS/BA) in Business, Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, Finance or non-profit administration or equivalent experience required. Prefer Master’s degree in the field of community organization, public or business administration or nonprofit management.
Minimum Related Experience: Minimum 3 years related experience in the profit or not-for-profit sector, business, sales or corporate administration. Proven track record in raising significant financial resources. Minimum 1 year experience directing a workforce and program management responsibilities. Demonstrated ability to develop effective work teams and build consensus within the organization and community. Demonstrated ability to exercise good and timely judgments in complex situations. Demonstrated ability for strong communication and influencing skills along with public speaking and writing. Demonstrated ability to develop and implement fundraising strategies.
If this sounds like the kind of opportunity you’ve been waiting for, please visit our website at www.americanredcross.apply2jobs.com.
The American Red is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development; team spirit; a competitive salary; a comprehensive benefits package and free parking. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V