Event Manager

JAFCO | Sunrise, FL, United States

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Posted Date 1/18/2023

Job Title: Event Manager

Company: JAFCO

Location: Sunrise, FL


Job Summary:


JAFCO is now recruiting for an Event Manager to provide operational funding and support through development efforts including special events, donor stewardship, corporate sponsorships, and community presentations.  This is a very rewarding position that offers great learning and growth opportunities for the right person. 

Salary and Benefits:


Salary is commensurate with skills, knowledge, and experience. JAFCO offers a Full Benefits Package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, paid holidays, and sick time off, voluntary short and long-term disability and a 403(b)-retirement plan with employer match.

The Right Candidate:


  • Must have proficiency planning and coordinating special events from inception through execution
  • Must be accurate and detail-oriented, with excellent organizational and problem-solving skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Must have professional verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to make group presentations, lead meetings, write articles and correspondence
  • Must be proficient with advanced Microsoft Office Suite, and able to learn a fundraising database software system
  • Must have the ability to work independently and as part of a team



  • Plan, coordinate, and oversee special events with the goal of raising operational funds
  • Handle special event registration, committee support, auction preparation, event program and venue relations
  • Maintain accurate records, calendars, expenses, and income for each event
  • Manage event committees, volunteers, and staff from inception through completion of projects
  • Provide tours and public speaking presentations to donors or communities



Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business Administration, Communications, or a related field with a minimum two years related experience in sales, fundraising, marketing, communications and/or event planning.


About JAFCO:


JAFCO is a licensed, 501(3)(c) non-profit agency that has been providing quality child welfare services to children and families in the South Florida community since 1992. To date, JAFCO has provided services to over 16,000 children and their families through a complete continuum of services… giving every child a place to belong.  For more information, please visit www.jafco.org


Apply online: https://www.jafco.org/event-manager-sunrise-fl/


JAFCO is a DFWP and EOE organization with a team-oriented work environment.

Salary60000.00 - 75000.00 Annual
Full Time
Events Management | Fundraising/Grants/Giving | Philanthropy
Organization Type
Fundraising | Social Work
Retirement Plans | Dental | Leave Early for Shabbat | Life Insurance | Medical Insurance | Paid Holidays | Paid Vacation | Parental Leave | Sick Days | Vision
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