Are you passionate about helping underpriviledged children get the best education and healthcare possible? Do you have experience in sales or marketing? Can you help build a brand? Put you skill set to work and help us give every child in America the tools they need to be the best they can be! Without money, its just a good idea!
Children Across America is currently seeking a skilled, experienced and energetic Business Development Director to work with our marketing team to find funding for our children's literacy and preventative healthcare programs.
Children Across America, a humanitarian organization, provides preventive healthcare, literacy and math programs to under-served children in the United States free of charge. Our vision is to empower families and children in low-income communities through education. Our unique programs are focused on improving children’s literacy, drive educational excellence and develop healthy lifestyles.
Children Across America main focus is Literacy. We need a business development director to help the organization partner with corporate America and businesses to sponsor and work with us to raise funds.
Examples are reaching out to retail stores to raise money per sale, donating a portion of proceeds on sales or certain services or products. Im sure you have been in a store where the cashier asked you to make a donation to an organization. Also, direct donations from Corporate America, creating partnerships such as corporate match of their employees donations. Your only limits are your imagination. Help us leverage our 501C3 status to its maximum potential.
Our organization is a 501C3 non-profit that partners with local healthcare advocates, pediatricians, hospitals, libraries and school systems to ensure children get the full benefit of its programs. To learn more, please visit www.childrenacrossamerica.org.
- Generate contacts with companies and Organizations
- Work with marketing team and Executive Director
- Find potentional donors/sponsors/partners
- Use of strong influencing skills
- Use of strong presentation skills
- Track and log company contacts
- Bring donations/sponsorship agreements and business partnerships for the upcoming project
- Good communication skills, written communication skills with possible donors and sponsors
- Strong presentation skills
- Strong PC skills, including use of MS Office, Powerpoint
- Must be able to work independently and in a team
- Must be able to determine priorities and meet deadlines
- Comfortable working on PC platform
If you are passionate about helping children and are looking for an opportunity to have fun, network, help children and put your skills to a fulfilling endeavor, please contact us immediately. Either way, you can definitely make your own schedule, we are extremely flexible.
A child who reads becomes an adult who thinks!