Assistant Director, Affinity Programs and Cause Marketing
Behind the Scenes Foundation
Type: Full Time (Remote Only)
Development and Foundation
Project Management/Program Development
Excellent benefits package, 100% remote work
4 Year Degree
Telecommuting is allowed.
The Behind the Scenes Foundation is seeking an Assistant Director of Affinity Programs and Cause Marketing. This position is primarily responsible for the strategic planning, development, and growth of an affinity based fundraising program as well as the Pledge-of-Support cause marketing program. The position is responsible for utilizing best practices of volunteer management to expand peer-to-peer fundraising and for creating strategies to increase the donor participation rate. The Assistant Director will partner with the Executive Director of Behind the Scenes to ensure fundraising strategies are aligned with the mission and goals of the charity.
Responsible for executing affinity based fundraising strategies. This includes developing a strategy for volunteer participation, helping to create or expand affinity groups, drafting appeal language, setting up giving forms or campaign web pages, and guiding and supporting crowdfunding or other fundraising efforts specific to each affinity group.
Responsible for supporting cause marketing fundraising strategies. This includes helping to create or expand opportunities for engagement with corporations, businesses, or individuals in the entertainment industry to support the charity though sales from a portion of a product or service.
The position requires periodic travel to conferences, trade shows, and other Foundation related activities and events to advance the work of the Foundation. Otherwise, the hours can be flexible, and candidates are able to work from home from anywhere in the country.
The Behind the Scenes charity provides entertainment technology professionals, or their immediate dependent family, who are seriously ill or injured with grants that may be used for basic living and medical expenses. The BTS Counseling Fund provides early access to mental health and addiction counseling for entertainment technology professionals by assisting with the associated financial burdens of entering therapy or in-patient or out-patient addiction rehab. Our Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Initiative provides tools and resources to support entertainment industry workers and promote mental health and psychological safety.