The National Psoriasis Foundation is a dynamic and growing non-profit dedicated to finding a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Headquartered in Portland, OR, the Foundation is seeking a Field Operations Manager. We are looking for an energetic, dynamic individual to support all aspects of our Team NPF Program/Events and Field Operation activities throughout the country. Team NPF events include walks, cycling, bingo, galas, runs, and other social events. Responsibilities include supporting event leadership and volunteers nationally with volunteer/participant recruitment, fundraising, training, marketing, including on site logistics and event implementation; helping with managing the web based fundraising software program; providing assistance with online and fundraising activities; and providing customer service to event participants, sponsors, and volunteers. In addition, the Field Operations Manager will assist with organizing Team NPF events in open markets by traveling when necessary and will take the lead on planning and implementing additional special events as needed.
Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree with two + years of successful experience in special events planning and implementation. Requirements also include experience with fundraising, event marketing and volunteer management. The ideal candidate will have excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills; works well with volunteers; ability to work in a team-oriented environment; and strong organizational and multi-tasking skills. Position requires overnight travel 50% of the time and occasional work on nights and weekends. Please forward your cover letter with salary requirement and resume to HR, National Psoriasis Foundation, 6600 SW 92nd Ave, Suite 300, Portland, OR 97223, Fax (503) 245-0626, E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.