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ABOUT THE POSITION: The Events Manager is responsible for event planning, administration, and coordination from the initial planning to post-event activities for all organization special events and annual receptions. These events include the annual auction, annual meeting, groundbreaking ceremonies and other fundraising events. The Manager will implement donor development plans to cultivate partnerships with foundations, corporations, and community partners.


ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:Compass Housing Alliance develops and provides essential services and affordable housing for homeless and low-income people in the greater Puget Sound region. We envision a world in which every person lives in a safe and caring community. To learn more about the agency visit



  • A Bachelor’s degree is strongly desired, in social work, public administration or related field or relevant work experience, certificate and/or equivalent continuing professional development or education.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in an administrative support role.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in an events and/or fundraising role.
  • At least 1 year working experience including report generation with Raiser’s Edge or other similar fundraising data base.
  • Familiarity with issues of homelessness, mental illness, substance abuse, sexual assault, and/or domestic violence, desired.


LOCATION: Headquarters in Pioneer Square

REPORTS TO: Director of Advancement


SCHEDULE: Weekdays with occasional evenings and weekends

BENEFITS: Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, free Orca transportation card, 403(b) retirement plan, Employee Assistance Program, and a generous Paid Time Off (PTO) program



Compass Housing Alliance is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and treats all employees and applicants equally without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, citizenship, veteran or marital status, sensory, physical or mental disability and all other groups protected by law, and promotes diversity in its workforce. Compass Housing Alliance takes affirmative action to implement programs and maintain practices and policies that eliminate barriers to equal employment opportunity. Our program is available for review by employees and applicants for employment in the Human Resources Office during regular office hours.


In compliance with the ADA Amendment Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department via phone at 206-474-1100 or via e-mail at


For more information about our current job openings and access to the online application, visit our website at

  Metro Area Seattle WA
  Job Location City seattle
  Job Location State Washington
  Job Category Administration, Development and Fundraising, Event planning
  Prefered Experience 2 year(s)
  Job Type Full time
  Job Posting Date Jun. 13, 2017

Organization Details

  Organization Name Compass Housing Alliance
  Organizational Focus Homelessness, Housing, Shelter/Emergency Shelter, Veterans Issues
  Contact Person Danielle
  Contact Phone none posted
  Contact Fax none posted
  Contact Email
  Web Address

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