40 East Adams StreetSuite LL40Jacksonville, FL32202
The Light The Night Community Council Retail Lead is responsible for working with Chapter staff and committee Chair to lead the effort to increase fundraising and participation through a focus on the recruitment and management of Retail Ambassadors of Light of Light throughout the campaign.
Form a team of your own to set a positive example as you encourage others to participate
Serve as the lead at all committee meetings regarding retail/Ambassador of Light needs. (DATES TBD)
Work with staff and the committee Chair to develop and achieve retail goals, including:
Define outreach needs to various assigned retail partners to provide motivation and support.
Lead the effort on retail Ambassadors of Light recruitment for the 2018 Light The Night campaign
Set expectations and follow up with committee members and Ambassadors of Light as they commit to outreach assignments
Share and implement communication timeline, scripts, and retail visit standards with committee members and Ambassadors of Light
Invite new patients and families to form teams for Light The Night and to attend the city wide Kickoff.
Attend Light The Night events as schedule permits:
Kickoff (DATE TBD)
Light The Night Walk (Friday, November 16th)
Maintain communication with Light The Night staff and committee members
Qualifications and Skills
A sincere interest in making a difference in the lives of blood cancer patients
Willingness to share information about Light The Night and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society with personal contacts and seek the involvement and participation of others
Strong communication and relationship building skills
Assertive and comfortable in a leadership role
Staff responsibilities to the Community CouncilChair
Provide up-to-date reports on the status of Light The Night and progress toward goals
Create needed materials for execution of assigned tasks (emails, scripts, tracking documents, marketing materials)
Provide guidance, training, and support for Ambassadors of Light and Mentorship Lead in the implementation of retail strategy and tasks
Ensure supporters and teams you recruit have an excellent experience
Time and location commitment:
We will host 3-4 one hour meetings between April and November
Additional time commitment will be needed outside of those meetings to check in with committee members and assist in their roles
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's office is located in downtown Jacksonville, but the meeting locations will be flexible based on the chair and committee members locations.
For more information about Light The Night please visit http://www.lightthenight.org/events/jacksonville