Who we are:
At the Canadian Cancer Society, we offer you a place where you can use your talents to make a difference – a place where you can help save lives while fulfilling your own. We are the largest health charity in Canada, and we’re the only cancer charity in the country that is fighting back against all 200-plus cancers. We are looking for a permanent full time Revenue Development Coordinator in our Edmonton office to join us in the fight.
Who you are:
You are a motivated team player and coach and thrive on meeting new people. You are skilled at active listening which makes you great at closing sales. You are also organized and meticulous with your follow up. You demonstrate the ability to meet deadlines and expectations within time and resource constraints. You have a creative edge and can handle confidential information responsibly and with tact.
How you'll contribute:
- Champion success in the Community Campaigns & Events department
- Proactively establish and ensure positive relationships with volunteers, sponsors, donors and employees
- Provide resources and best practices for fundraisers and leadership committees to maximize fundraising revenue
The successful candidate will have related post-secondary education or equivalent experience and two to three years experience with sales and/or progressive fundraising responsibilities. A basic understanding of financial reports and experience working with and leading volunteers is needed. An intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and a basic to intermediate knowledge of Sphere and Raiser’s Edge or a similar fundraising database is required. You must have a valid driver’s license with access to reliable transportation and be willing to work evenings and weekends when needed.
The Canadian Cancer Society provides an industry competitive salary and benefits package. We are also very proud to offer a tobacco-free environment. Interested applicants are asked to submit their resumes, in confidence, by July 24, 2013 to:
Divisional Community Campaigns and Events Manager
Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. The Canadian Cancer Society provides equal opportunity in employment and encourages applications from all qualified persons. For information on our privacy practices, please visit our website www.cancer.ca.