The National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) is the nation’s leading organization focused on the needs of gifted and talented children. Dedicated to uplifting and empowering those who support children with advanced abilities, NAGC provides energizing professional learning, impactful research, and inspiring advocacy to allow its members to work collaboratively so that all children have equitable opportunities and support to develop their gifts and talents. NAGC’s mission is to empower all who support children with advanced abilities in accessing equitable opportunities that develop their gifts and talents. We do this through advocacy, outreach, education, and research.
Top 4 reasons to join NACG’s Team:
You will work with a team that’s passionate about making a difference in the lives of students and children.
Professional and personal growth and development are important to you.
You are adaptable and like being part of a supportive team of colleagues working in a fast-paced environment.
You want to work for a mission-driven organization whose values align with your own.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Membership Development, Services, and Engagement
Develops and directs comprehensive member recruitment, retention, and engagement programs to meet the association’s goals based on the member value proposition.
Analyzes NAGC membership and produces regular statistical reports, identifying trends and opportunities for membership development and retention.
Works with staff to convey the true value of membership to NAGC members and increase usage of products and services.
Leads the budgeting and priority setting for membership development and member services.
Works collaboratively to align strategic membership services across the association.
Builds, implements, and maintains a framework for evaluating membership engagement, defining success metrics, and tracking change over time.
Develops strategies and programs to stimulate member engagement as a means of membership renewal.
Identifies opportunities and collaborates with colleagues to enhance member benefits and services.
Recommends, implements, and evaluates member value opportunities regularly.
Coordinates with marketing support and other staff to develop and implement membership marketing efforts.
Oversees customer service to ensure the highest quality and professionalism in member and customer support.
Works with team members to oversee and support component relations for internal and external components.
Sponsorship and Development
Oversees sponsorship program for the association, including working with sponsors and identifying additional sponsorship opportunities, and attending the annual convention.
In collaboration with an outside vendor, manages ad sales for the association’s website and publications.
Manages development efforts, including coordination of annual campaigns and donor recognition.
Provides support to the Development Committee.
Oversees maintenance and integrity of membership records and appropriate demographic data within the association management system (AMS).
Manages registration for events.
Works collaboratively with team members on system implementations, providing documentation and training to ensure backup support and cultivate institutional knowledge.
NAGC's mission is to support those who enhance the growth and development of gifted and talented children through education, advocacy, community building, and research. NAGC is an organization of more than 3,000 members – K-12 educators, higher education professionals, parents, community leaders and others -- dedicated to addressing the unique needs of children and youth with demonstrated gifts and talents, as well as children who may be able to develop their talent potential with appropriate educational experiences. A 501(c)(3) organization, NAGC was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Washington, D.C.