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  • Full Time
  • St. Louis County
  • Salary: $55,000 - $60,000
  • Organization Type: Other

St. Louis Arc

Be Part of our Circle

We empower people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to live their best life. That is our mission—not only to those we serve but to those we employ. This mutually shared sense of purpose drives our decisions and actions. Come as you are and achieve better lives as part of the St. Louis Arc family of individuals in this vital role of Special Events and Corporate Outreach Manager.  This is a full-time salaried role with an annual salary of $55,000 and up depending on experience. It has a standard work schedule (Monday-Friday daytime) with occasional evenings and weekends required.

What you will do:

  • Planning and execution of the St. Louis Arc’s current fundraising events: Arc Golf Tournament, Trivia Night, European Auto Show, Autism Invitational Golf Tournament, and Poker Tournament
    Planning and leadership for the Arc’s 75th Anniversary Gala in 2025
  • Planning for re-launch of the Superheroes for Kids event in 2026
    Coordination of annual Board/Donor Holiday Party
  • Re-launch and coordination of Arc’s Young Friends/Professionals Group
  • Cultivation of third-party events and other fundraising opportunities
  • Working with the Volunteer Manager on the execution and follow-up for corporate volunteer activities
  • Pursuing engagement opportunities with corporate volunteer groups, civic groups, service organizations, and others
  • Representing the Arc at corporate volunteer fairs and other outreach opportunities
  • Assist in our efforts to communicate gift impact to donors and engage prospects in the Arc’s mission

What you can expect from us: 

  • We’ll celebrate and empower your unique gifts and contributions.
  • We’ll help you help others. You’ll be embraced and uplifted in our inclusive circle of support.
  • You’ll have a voice and the autonomy to put into action your ideas for doing your job better—and serve others better.
  • Hands-on leadership that empowers team member innovation.
  • Opportunities to learn and grow, plus benefits to support your personal and professional well-being—such as health insurance, retirement, and time off.

What we expect of you: 

The flexible, compassionate individual we are seeking is an innovative and quick thinker with these qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications,, Marketing, or related field
  • Two to three years experience in special events or related field
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office; Salesforce and Raisers Edge experience preferred)
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to set, manage, and meet deadlines
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with a diverse population of donors, volunteers, staff and Arc participants
  • Enthusiasm, self-motivation and positive attitude
  • Reliable transportation with valid Driver’s License and auto insurance at time of hire

Join others with your impeccable interpersonal skills, good intentions, and compassion to help people

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About St. Louis Arc:

Since 1950, people with autism spectrum disorders, Down syndrome, intellectual/developmental disabilities and their families have been placing their trust with the St. Louis Arc. Today, our 400+ team members serve more than 4,500 individuals throughout the greater St. Louis region.