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American Heart Association Business Development Director in Riverside, California


Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact every day?

Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.

This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.


We have an exciting opportunity for a Business Development Director with our Inland Empire & Coachella Valley Division.

The Business Development Director is responsible for advancing the American Heart Association’s mission through the planning, management and implementation of fundraising campaigns through developing and growing exceptional volunteer partnerships.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ongoing identification, recruitment and activation of an influential, financially strong and inclusive volunteer leadership base to support the campaign on a sustained basis.

  • In collaboration with volunteer leadership, leading effective engagement strategies to drive participation and giving.

  • Ongoing management of corporate sponsorship accounts and community involvement.

  • Promotion of a team-oriented environment where open and collaborative communication is understood as a requirement for success.

  • Ongoing management, implementation and evaluation of events and activities within assigned campaigns.

  • Development of year-round pipelines and cultivation plans for corporate accounts, ensuring sufficient depth for revenue generation and excellent customer relations.

  • Active community networking and outreach through 10+ face-to-face meetings on weekly basis with donors, volunteers and sponsor prospects.

  • Regularly maintaining customer relationship management systems to ensure accurate, timely reporting.

  • Manages proactive and timely communication with the Executive Director and internal and external customers.


Key qualifications for this position include:

  • Minimum two years’ successful experience in fundraising, sales or marketing

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent experience

  • Ability to recruit, train and manage volunteers

  • Knowledge of AHA’s mission and programs

  • Ability to delegate and accomplish goals through volunteers

  • Ability and willingness to travel and to work evenings and weekends on occasion

At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.

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EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities

This Western States Affiliate position is eligible for the Employee Referral Program. Please contact HR for details.

Requisition ID 2019-3995

Job Family Group Fundraising

Job Category Fundraising/Sales

American Heart Association
Equal Opportunity Employer

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled