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Fund Development Coordinator

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Apathy is Boring
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Montréal, QC, Canada

Apathy is Boring


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Published 9 days ago

January 5, 2021
November 20, 2020
$30,588 - $32,892Hourly rate (21-23CAD/hour)

Position Type: Full-time, 37.5 hours a week

Compensation: $21-23/hour depending on experience and very generous benefits package)

Location: 1514 Docteur-Penfield Avenue, Montreal, QC, H3G 1B9

To Apply: https://apathyisboring.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=26&source=aWQ9Ng%3D%3D

Start Date: January 5, 2021

Application Deadline: Friday, November 20, 2020

 Organization Description

Founded in 2004, Apathy is Boring is a national, youth-led, non-partisan, charitable organization that supports our peers in being active citizens in Canada’s democracy. Apathy is Boring supports youth to take charge of the conditions they live in through both political and non-political processes. Visit www.apathyisboring.com for more information.

Job Description

Reporting to the Impact and Development Manager and working closely with the Executive Director, the Fund Development Coordinator will be responsible for leading the implementation of Apathy is Boring’s fund development strategy. This includes researching and prioritizing funding opportunities, grant writing, supporting with donor ask meetings, donor stewardship, sponsorship development (in-kind), and supporting with Apathy is Boring’s annual cocktail and donor campaign.

The successful candidate will be working in downtown Montreal, in a beautiful old manor turned into a working space with a dynamic, young, pan-Canadian team. This job is ideal for someone who is ready to roll up their sleeves and secure the funds to make sure that hundreds of youth across the country are being able to create change in their communities.


Responsibilities:

Fundraising 50%:

  • Collaborate with the Executive Director and Impact and Development Manager on development the Fund development strategy
  • Monitor trends in Apathy is Boring hub communities and across the country 
  • Research and track potential donors
  • Support with sponsorship development
  • Support with letter writing and application proposals for new donations
  • Maintain good communication and share impact with ongoing donors
  • Track fundraising targets and build on previous year achievements 

Grant writing 35%:

  • Research and monitor relevant call for proposals
  • Grant writing and building project proposals
  • Support with reporting
  • Track grant development targets and build on previous year achievements 

Communications & Events 10%

  • Develop pitch decks and presentations for donor asks 
  • Support the Communications team with fundraising events
  • Support with annual fundraising asks
  • Support the Communications Team with annual report dissemination 

Admin 5%

  • Ensure all deadlines and deliverables are met, and the efficient use of human and practical resources 
  • Take part in team building and professional development activities
  • Manage timelines and track tasks completed
  • Track hours worked, maintain organized files
  • Organize and update CRM database


Skills/experience:

  • Bachelors in Communications, Journalism, Political Science, Public Relations, Marketing or related field
  • Minimum of 2 year of experience in Fund Development
  • Excellent written and oral English and French skills
  • Strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills
  • Well developed interpersonal, and relationship building skills; ability to establish rapport 
  • Strong knowledge of computer and database/spreadsheet/word processing software
  • Experience with research and maintain databases
  • Excellent communication skills including verbal, written and presentation skills  
  • Proven ability to work effectively both independently and in a team based environment
  • Demonstrated willingness to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities  
  • Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills

Position Type: Full-time, 37.5 hours a week

Compensation: $21-23/hour depending on experience and very generous benefits package)

Location: 1514 Docteur-Penfield Avenue, Montreal, QC, H3G 1B9

To Apply: https://apathyisboring.bamboohr.com/jobs…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Dental, health coverage (80%), 4 weeks vacation paid, 35 hours of mental health days paid off, 4 paid sick days

Dental, health coverage (80%), 4 weeks vacation paid, 35 hours of mental health days paid off, 4 paid sick days

Level of Language Proficiency

Exceptional written and oral communications skills in English.

Fully bilingual English/French is an asset.

Exceptional written and oral communications skills in English.

Fully bilingual English/French is an asset.

Location

1514 Avenue du Docteur-Penfield, Montréal, QC H3G 1B9, CA

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