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Midwest Summer Assistant (Paid)

June 2019 – August 2019
ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer is seeking a motivated, dedicated individual to assist our Midwest Chapter Director with developing and advancing chapter growth within our National Run/Walk Program. This is an ideal position for a candidate seeking real-life fundraising, development, and events experience in the non-profit sector. The Summer Assistant  will learn and gain hands-on experience under the guidance of experienced professionals.
Duties Include:
  • Peer-2-Peer: Support participant recruitment and retention efforts and empower participants to meet and exceed their fundraising goals
  • Identify, research, and solicit local businesses for sponsorships
  • Answering and making phone calls and emails to/from participants to encourage fundraising.
  • Solicit In-Kind Donations (gift certificates, food, entertainment, etc)
  • Complete grant and sponsorship applications
  • Some event logistics (run of shows, vendor and volunteer coordination, etc.)
  • Light accounting and report analysis
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Professional demeanor and passion for non-profit event management & development
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Working knowledge of MS Office
  • Strong computer skills & a quick learner of new technology (knowledge of Luminate online and Raiser’s Edge is a plus)
  • Strong interpersonal skills and judgment
  • Must be comfortable talking on the phone
  • Enthusiastic and self motivated with a good sense of humor
  • Flexibility to work some evenings and weekends
Hour Commitment: 20 hours/week (flexible telecommute schedule)
Stipend: $2,500
Please send resume and cover letter to Emily Byrne at
emily@zerocancer.org with “Midwest Chapter Summer Assistant” in the subject line.

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