Job Listing: Fundraising & Communications Director
Her International is seeking an experienced sales and communications professional to lead the organization's fund development, marketing, and communications.
This addition to our team comes at an exciting time for the organization. In the past two years Her International has been growing its presence and programs. This individual will help realize the big initiatives and vision on the horizon.
The ideal candidate not only brings solid skills and expertise to the table but is also passionate about the education and empowerment of women globally and locally within Canada.
Devise a fundraising strategy to be approved by the Executive Directors and Board of Directors and work to meet or exceed set targets
Grow and manage existing and new fundraising opportunities consisting of: individual donors, corporate donors and partnerships, grants, events, and campaigns
Recruit, manage, and motivate a team of volunteers who engage in fundraising activities
Build a network of relationships with major donors or companies
Make presentations to raise awareness of organization and its work
Manage information and record the profile and fundraising activity of donors
Develop and maintain positive relationships with members of the media
Send out quarterly newsletter to donors
Conceptualize and execute a social media strategy
Create and execute a business plan for the social initiative Unako
Maintain Her International and Unako websites
Attend all Her International board meetings, in person or via Zoom
Attend staff meetings and coordinate volunteer meetings as needed
Make recommendations to the Board on changes to policies and procedures that would improve the organization and its mission
Contribute to annual preparation of Her International operational budget
Operate within established annual budget
Bachelor’s/ Master's degree in communications, public relations, fundraising or business
3-5 years of experience working in fundraising
Experience leading a team to success
Knowledge of Micharity, Sumac, and/or another DRM an asset
Knowledge of Squarespace and Wordpress an asset
JOB TERM: Part-time or full-time, 25-40 hours per week - negotiable based on experience / Permanent
LOCATION: Flexible within Canada, applicants in major city centres preferred / Applicant must be Canadian resident or citizen
SALARY: $30 per hour
START DATE: June 2019
APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: May 24, 2019
CONTACT: Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.