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FT - Assistant Director of Capacity Building

  • Alliance for Better Nonprofits 318 N Gay St Knoxville, Tennessee 37917 (map)

Essential Responsibilities: Assist in developing, managing, and coordinating training programs, conferences, and special events.

Key Tasks:
-In coordination with ABN staff, develop yearly training, conference and special event schedule
-In coordination with Director of Capacity Building, recruit and vet trainers to ensure quality programming
-Communicate with trainers about expectations, training content, and evaluation feedback
-Organize and implement two annual conferences
-Identify and recruit keynote and program speakers
-Recruit financial sponsors
-Coordinate logistics
-Coordinate affinity group meetings and other gatherings
-Managing tracking systems for both training and consulting programs
-Assist in administrative invoicing, proposals, and tracking for both training and consulting programs
-Serve ABN members with resources and support 
-Complete other duties deemed necessary to help ABN fulfill its mission

Knowledge & Skills:
-Excellent organizational and administrative skills
-Excellent communication skills, especially writing and editing
-Familiarity with the nonprofit community in East Tennessee
-Competence in standard business software and equipment
-Experience in facilitating groups
-Strong customer service skills
-Skill in organizing conferences and events

Experience & Education:
Minimum Bachelor’s degree

How should someone apply?: Please send a resume and personalized cover letter describing your experience with nonprofit organizations to