Special Events Coordinator



Special Events Coordinator

Employment Type:

Full time


Kirkland, WA


$21 per hour + benefits

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Job Description:

The Special Events Coordinator, in partnership with the Development Director, is responsible for the planning, coordination and execution of all fundraising and awareness raising events for Friends of Youth.

1. Bachelor's Degree required.
2. Three to five years' related experience.
3. Experience using PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Raiser's Edge database software.
4. Experience planning fundraising events.
5. Valid Washington State driver's license, car insurance and reliable vehicle.

For more information on job responsibilities and qualifications, please visit our website at: www.friendsofyouth.org/employment.aspx. 

BENEFITS: Friends of Youth provides a competitive benefits package to full time employees including medical, dental, vision, long-term disability, 403(b) retirement plan and matching, vacation leave, sick leave, and 11 paid holidays.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT: Friends of Youth is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs, and not on the basis of race, sex/gender, religion/creed, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, national origin, genetic markers, military or veterans status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. 

People of Color and Members of the LGBTQ community are strongly encouraged to apply.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Send cover letter and resume to Jackie Schultz at the email provided.

ABOUT FRIENDS OF YOUTH: Founded in 1951, Friends of Youth provides a comprehensive range of shelter, housing, counseling and prevention services for youth and young adults and their families in King and Snohomish Counties in Washington State. Friends of Youth is the primary provider of services for homeless youth and young adults in East King County. Services include street outreach, emergency shelter, transitional living programs, supported permanent housing, employment and mental health support. To learn more about Friends of Youth, please visit our web site at www.friendsofyouth.org.
Friends of Youth
13116 NE 132nd St.
Kirkland, WA, United States
Phone: 4258696490
Web: http://friendsofyouth.org

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