Foundation in the rural telecommunications industry is seeking a Development and Events Planner. Responsibilities include event development and management, strategic donor development and tracking, as well as program assistance for foundation activities, including an annual youth tour and fundraising activities. This diverse position provides a great opportunity for a professional interested in the non?profit arena, fundraising and event planning.
A successful candidate will have excellent people, time management and organizational skills, as well as a high attention to detail. He/she should also have a working knowledge of computer operations and Microsoft products including Word, Outlook and Excel, as well at least a general understanding of social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn). Any experience with event planning, nonprofit work, fundraising, telecommunications, economic development, or rural communities, is helpful but not required. Candidate must be willing to travel.
The Foundation maintains a pleasant office within a large association and works closely with the association staff. Candidates should be able to work in a collaborative team environment. Office is in walking distance of Ballston Metro. Mail/Fax/e-mail cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:
NTCA HR-PC 4121 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1000 Arlington, VA 22203 Fax (703) 351-2001 E-Mail: email@example.com
NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association is the premier association representing nearly 900 independent, community-based telecommunications companies that are leading innovation in rural and small-town America. NTCA advocates on behalf of its members in the legislative and regulatory arenas, and it provides training and development; publications and industry events; and an array of employee benefit programs. In an era of exploding technology, deregulation and marketplace competition, NTCA’s members are leading the IP evolution for rural consumers, delivering technologies that make rural communities vibrant places in which to live and do business. Because of their efforts, rural America is fertile ground for innovation in economic development and commerce, education, health care, government services, security and smart energy use.