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Community Relations Manager - Anaheim Ducks Hockey Club (Anaheim, CA)

Community Relations Manager

The Community Relations Manager reports to the Director of Community Relations and works within the Anaheim Ducks and Honda Center Community Relations department, as well as on behalf of the Anaheim Ducks Foundation- the main beneficiary of the Anaheim Ducks fundraising efforts.  The mission of the Anaheim Ducks Foundation is to facilitate and support programs that produce positive change for children and families throughout Southern California by providing educational opportunities, broadening access to the sport of hockey and addressing the health and wellness needs of our community.

The Community Relations department plans and executes special events to benefit the Anaheim Ducks Foundation- and subsequently the community- through its own programs and financial grants to local nonprofit organizations.  The primary responsibilities of the Community Relations Manager are to administer annual Community Relations Signature fundraising events and cultivate donor relationships and recognition. 

  Examples of Duties/Essential Functions: 

  • Create event planning timelines, including tracking of ticket sales, revenue and in-kind donations.
  • Develop and manage the event revenue/expense budgets, and create specific strategies to achieve revenue and expense goals.
  • Manage relationships with nonprofit partners and event committees.  Develop committee objectives, facilitate meetings and provide support to ensure established goals are met.
  • Maintain close interaction with Signature Events department, who is responsible for logistics and other event planning details.
  • Prospect partnership opportunities for sponsorships, underwriting and in-kind donations.  Participate in solicitations as appropriate.  Collaborate with Corporate Partnerships department for sponsor integration into events.
  • Oversee execution of event collateral material, creative/theme elements and external communication, including promotion, advertising and social media messaging by collaborating with appropriate internal departments.
  • Manage day-of-event fundraising elements (i.e. silent & live auctions or opportunity drawings), including item collection, packaging, etc.
  • Serve as point-person to event guests, sponsors and nonprofit partner staff and donors.
  • Manage post-event activities, including donor stewardship & recognition, revenue collection, invoices, acknowledgement letters.
  • Identify and organize opportunities for Anaheim Ducks Foundation donor cultivation and marketing.
  • Other duties as assigned, including Anaheim Ducks game activities, outreach events, donations and staff volunteer programs

 Specific Qualifications/Abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum three-five years’ of experience in executing successful nonprofit fundraising events.  Corporate community relations familiarity preferred.
  • Strong analytical thinking, problem solving skills and communications skills (both written and verbal), with attention to detail and discretion to handle confidential information.
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills, including proven ability to successfully handle multiple projects and meet multiple, critical deadlines.
  • Must be a team player with a commitment to relationship building, both internally and externally.
  • Genuine enthusiasm for community involvement within the sports and entertainment environment.
  • Flexible schedule with the ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, including Word, and Excel, and the aptitude to quickly learn computer software packages

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