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Monday, September 12, 2011

Mayo Clinic - Event Planner- Department of Development

Job Description:
Plans and executes Development-related events throughout the Mayo system. The special events may include small luncheons for special occasions to multiple day events. Events are held in Rochester, Scottsdale, Jacksonville and other areas of donor concentration across the United States. Event planning is coordinated with appropriate program manager or assigned Development Officer to ensure fund-raising goals are achieved.

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree required. Three to five years experience in event management, public relations, or marketing.

Other Qualifications:
Understanding of the philanthropic process and project management is desirable. Applicants must be capable of working collaboratively in a complex organization. Incumbents will have demonstrated competencies in project management, leadership, and communications. Excellent oral and written communication skills required. The incumbent must be able to work effectively in a consensus-style operation that expects and promotes teamwork. Must be able to communicate and partner with Mayo Clinic benefactors and staff in a professional manner, and maintain a high degree of confidentiality. Must be able to represent Mayo professionally in working with six-figure and greater gift prospects and benefactors. Work related experience in a health care setting is beneficial.

License or Certification: Basic Lifesaving Skills class required Exemption Status: Exempt Hours/Pay Period: 80 Schedule Details: Monday-Friday Weekend Schedule: some weekends required Staffing Specialist: Anna Wilcox

Company Statement: : Mayo Clinic offers a wealth of job opportunities, but most essentially, it offers the chance to make a difference by helping others. Employees are mentored in Mayo's culture and our model of care, which values mutual respect, integrity, personal responsibility, innovation and communications. Mayo Clinic is an affirmative action / equal opportunity educator and employer. 

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