Career Opportunities

Operations Manager, National Office
Staten Island, NY

The Role
The Operations Manager (“OM”) is accountable for supervision of administrative staff and volunteers; development of office policies and procedures; office reception; office-related budget; inventory and supplies; building facilities and related vendors and contractors; and serves as administrative support to the CEO.  The OM is a representative to the public at large and internal constituents, and ultimately helps to meet the objectives of APDA’s mission: Every day, we provide the support, education, and research that will help everyone impacted by Parkinson’s disease live life to the fullest.

The ideal candidate is results-driven and detailed focused, has successful project management experience, demonstrated ability to manage budgets, staff and volunteers, communications strengths, and possesses ability to multi-task, deliver exceptional customer service, and utilize keen problem solving and judgment skills.

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Executive Director, Massachusetts Chapter
Boston, MA

The Role
Working in conjunction with the chapter’s Board of Directors and reporting to the Senior Vice President of Chapter Development and Field Operations, the Executive Director (ED) provides strategic leadership in the chapter’s chartered territory and is responsible for enhancing mission delivery, generating revenue, and maximizing community presence. The ED manages human and financial resources and leads volunteers, staff and stakeholders in their efforts to realize APDA’s mission. The ED will accomplish this through the development, implementation and evaluation of chapter programs and services, events and
operations, and will ensure efficient functioning and sustainable growth. The ideal candidate is familiar with the local culture, geography and regional philanthropic community, has non-profit management experience and proven fundraising skills.

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Office Coordinator, Northwest Chapter
Seattle, WA

The Role
The Office Coordinator is responsible for providing administrative coordination and support for the Executive Director, program and fundraising staff, volunteer coordination, and supporting the provision of general information and referral to persons impacted by Parkinson’s Disease, and ultimately meeting the objectives of APDA’s mission: Every day, we provide the support, education, and research that will help everyone impacted by Parkinson’s disease live life to the fullest.
The ideal candidate is a results-driven individual, familiar with the chapter’s culture and geography and has communications strengths, is detailed focused, and possesses ability to multi-task, deliver exceptional customer service, and utilize keen problem solving and judgment skills.

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Fundraising Event Manager, Northwest Chapter
Seattle, WA

The Role

The Fundraising Event Manager (“FEM”) is a key member of the Development Team responsible for executing event-based fundraising for the Northwest Chapter of the American Parkinson Disease Association, by developing relationships with and securing financial contributions from individuals, businesses and organizations in support of APDA events, activities and programs, by raising public awareness to maximize service delivery and revenue generation potential, and delivering high-quality customer service and to ultimately help meet the objectives of APDA’s mission: Every day, we provide the support, education, and research that will help everyone impacted by Parkinson’s disease live life to the fullest.

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Fundraising Campaign Manager, National Office
Staten Island, NY

The Role
Fundraising Campaign Manager (FCM) will provide oversight of development plans to engage and expand the donor base and increase contributed income and awareness with revenue accountability of $600,000+. Organize and implement strategies to expand the following fundraising initiatives: DIY/Social Fundraising, Major Gifts, Honor/Memorial Giving, Federal Campaigns, Matching Gifts, Foundation Giving, Estate Planning, and other potential new sources of giving.
Collaborate with the SVP of Development and Marketing to develop and monitor revenue and expense plan within areas of responsibility—leading strategy development, outreach tactics, donor stewardship, acknowledgment and tracking for these fundraising initiatives.
The ideal candidate must be passionate about fundraising in a mission-based organization. They should be organized, energetic, and a self-starter, with proven experience in achieving fundraising budgets and/or growing event revenues in a philanthropic environment. This position is ideal for someone with fundraising and communications strength who is able to multi-task while prioritizing deadlines, deliver exceptional customer service, and utilize keen problem-solving and judgment skills.

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Executive Director, Greater St. Louis Chapter
Chesterfield, MO

The Role
Working in conjunction with the chapter’s Board of Directors and reporting to the Senior Vice President of Chapter Development and Field Operations, the Executive Director (ED) provides strategic leadership in the chapter’s chartered territory and is responsible for enhancing mission delivery, generating revenue, and maximizing community presence. The ED manages human and financial resources and leads volunteers, staff and stakeholders in their efforts to realize APDA’s mission. The ED will accomplish this through the development, implementation and evaluation of chapter programs and services, events and operations, and will ensure efficient functioning and sustainable growth. The ideal candidate is familiar with the local culture, geography and regional philanthropic community, has non-profit management experience and proven fundraising skills.

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