This is a fixed-term full-time contract for approximately one year. Candidate must have a valid driver license and access to a personal vehicle.
WHY JOIN THE CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY (CCS)?
As Canada’s largest national health charity, we fund the most promising cancer research, champion cancer prevention efforts and deliver programs and services that benefit Canadians affected by cancer.
Join us and you can work with passionate and committed individuals from coast to coast who are working towards a world where no Canadian fears cancer.
To learn more about us, visit cancer.ca.
This position is primarily responsible for the implementation and execution of the regional Annual Giving initiatives and fundraising objectives that contribute to the overall regional fund raising goals.
This role is responsible for providing support to the annual giving activities effectively and efficiently and to contribute to established fund-raising objectives through the regional annual giving strategy and budget.
WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING :
1.Accountable for implementing and executing the Region’s Annual Giving activities by :
ensures that selected volunteers are proficient in the application of the database
2. Assists with the development and maintenance of an adequate, effective and efficient Regional Revenue Development volunteer force
3. Accountable for other job related duties as assigned.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR :
1.Knowledge and understanding of a comprehensive fundraising program.
2.Knowledge of revenue development activities / initiatives of other organizations.
3.Experience with annual giving fundraising strategies including Special Events and integrated fundraising campaigns
4.Superior verbal and written communication skills and proven interpersonal skills, including presentation and facilitation skills.
5.A demonstrated donor centric approach to fundraising
6.Excellent problem-solving skills.
7.Demonstrated ability to exercise sound judgement and maturity in dealings with a variety of constituents.
8.Advanced Microsoft office skills
9.Working knowledge of fundraising database
10.Ability to work confidently under pressure to deadlines.
11.Strong organizational skills and ability to pay attention to details are necessary attributes.
12.Flexibility to perform other job requirements as assigned.
13.Ability to work a flexible schedule that will allow evening and weekend work.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
1.Three to five years’ experience in revenue development, event planning, annual giving, project management, or related field.
2.University degree or certificate / diploma from a recognized fundraising program or equivalent experience.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US :
CCS offers meaningful opportunities to make an impact in the fight against cancer. We are committed to fostering a culture that is inspiring, supportive and exemplifies our core values : CARING COURAGE INTEGRITY PROGRESSIVE.
In return for your skills and dedication, we offer an attractive compensation package that encompasses a competitive salary, and the opportunity to have a rewarding employment experience where your contributions can make a true difference every day.