The Gaming & Community Engagement Programs Officer, will be responsible for meeting fundraising goals and managing a portfolio of donors for the Children's Miracle Network peer to peer programs and corporate partnerships. The ideal candidate will have a background in digital, gaming and social media fundraising; streaming experience is a big plus. This person must have experience navigating gaming community platforms to activate events and succeed in this role.
This Gaming & Community Engagement Programs Officer will be responsible for:
Assisting in developing, growing, and managing campaigns and events for Children's Miracle Network with an emphasis on maximizing revenue and building long-term relationships for the future
Development of a prospecting and onboarding strategy for new partnerships in collaboration with our internal teams
Building and maintaining a strong network of donors and potential donors within the gaming community, utilizing a variety of approaches
Coordinating and managing a network of fundraisers for Extra Life and Dance Marathon campaigns, proactively identifying key areas of opportunity in engagement strategies and executing against them.
Building and stewarding relationships to galvanize the gaming community nationwide as well as internationally
Creating and implementing an annual program strategy, collaborating with relevant parties to coordinate schedules and other program logistics. May serve as liaison with external vendors to coordinate activities and materials.
Creating, overseeing and monitoring the departmental budget associated with the programs
Managing relevant database inputs, gift processing, maintenance and data reconciliations
Providing guidance and training to development staff and interns
To qualify you must have:
Bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years of previous experience in development, marketing or customer service
Experience navigating gaming and streaming community platforms and social media fundraising strongly preferred
Strong organizational skills, consistent attention to detail, high level of productivity, advanced multi-tasking abilities, and a solution-oriented performer
Superior communication and customer service skills
The ability to work as part of a team and independently
Strong technical skills in general software programs and the ability to develop proficiency in specific database management systems
Fluency is setting up live streams is strongly preferred
Access to a vehicle and willingness to travel to donor meetings and events throughout New England is required
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.