Temporary - Special Events Assistant - Tour de Cure
American Diabetes Association - Rochester, NY

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Fundraising and Special Events - Rochester

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to work on event planning, fundraising, and administrative support of the Rochester Tour de Cure. This position will report to the Associate Director for the Tour.

This is temporary full-time paid position:
* 37.5 hour/week position starts April 15, 2013
* Not eligible for benefits
* Must be able to provide own transportation

Responsibilities include:
* Help in planning and implementing the Tour de Cure, Rochester
* Help promote the Tour de Cure Event through various media vehicles
* Assist with phone calls and mailings to past and current participants
* Assist with day-of-event volunteer recruitment and management
* Assist in planning the VIP reception
* Attend committee meetings
* Help with the promotion of the Tour de Cure
* New Rider Welcome Calls
* Support of Volunteer Training
* Support of Champion/VIP event
* Day of Event logistics support (Vendor Village organization, volunteer coordination, registration support
* Other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS
* Previous experience in sales, marketing, or customer service strongly preferred
* College Degree strongly preferred
* Excellent communications skills, including personal, written, and telephone communications
* Good computer skills
* Ability to effectively persuade and motivate volunteers
* Ability to lift 25 pounds

When you join us, you can expect competitive salaries, a true focus on work-life balance, training and support from your team leaders, and the latest resources available to ensure that you succeed in meeting your goals and objectives.

An equal opportunity employer.
* Together We Can Stop Diabetes *

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