Sr. Specialist for Endurance Programs

  • ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • Memphis, TN, United States
  • Aug 07, 2017
Full time Project Manager Business Process

Job Description

Job Purpose:

Assists with the management, development, expansion and implementation of the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend. Responsibilities include strategic planning, budgetary control, communications, hospital education and oversight of efforts related to the operational execution of this event. Uses operational, fundraising, logistical, relationship building and sales skills to develop mutually beneficial partnerships with volunteer committees, vendors, industry associations and corporations. Constantly creates opportunities to this event and fundraising activities. Also responsible for the activation of events for fundraising participants across 50 events throughout the calendar year. Coordinates all logistical operations for on‑site expo activation including but not limited to design conception, recruitment plan, operational plan and logistics.


  • Requires a thorough knowledge of fund raising, and a proven ability to manage large events and national partner relationships.
  • Speak and write in a clear and understanding manner for internal/external relations.
  • Understand complex verbal or written instructions; understand data processing applications.
  • Knowledge ordinarily acquired through a Bachelor's degree; 4 years of marketing, fundraising or sales experience.
  • Over time and weekend work is required.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license.


ALSAC/St. Jude Benefits

Our benefits package, including health, dental and vision insurance, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and commitment to work-life balance, means you can work to help other families while always being there for yours.