Non-Clinical Careers at Lifespan

Special Events Officer Job

Job Number: LCS14983

Job Title: Special Events Officer

Department: Development Office - 0014850

Facility: Corporate Headquarters

Location: Providence, RI

Equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree in communications, management, marketing, public relations, or a related field. EXPERIENCE: Three to five years professional experience, in related field. Experience should demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills, critical thinking and strategy, strong leadership as well as organizational and time management skills. Proven track record coordinating special events/promotions, recruiting and managing volunteers and strong planning and execution skills. Candidate must be a self-starter and be able to work independently as well as part of a team. Desired candidate must have strong interpersonal skills necessary to effectively interact with corporate sponsors, hospital executives, volunteers, patients and families, media and general public. Experience in a healthcare environment preferred. Computer proficiency required including word processing, spreadsheet and database management applications, and graphic design. Raiser’s Edge experience a plus.
Under the general supervision of Manager, Corporate Relations and Special Event Fundraising and in concert with the daily activities of the special events team, provides assistance in the planning, organization, coordination and implementation of special fundraising events for Lifespan and its affiliates.