Manager of Fundraising and Events

Dawson Creek, British Columbia
Dawson Creek & District Hospital Foundation
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Employment Position:
Manager of Fundraising and Events
Dawson Creek & District Hospital Foundation
has a 25 year history of raising funds to provide life-saving, life-changing and life-enhancing equipment for all areas of our Hospital. We are looking for a self-motivated person with passion for philanthropy in our community!
Part time, Monday to Sunday -20 to 30 hours. Required "Core-Hours" 11:30am-1:30pm, Monday to Friday. Week-day office hours are flexible outside of "core-hours" to accommodate applicant's schedule, with additional hours on an as-needed basis to accommodate Foundation events that occasionally occur during weekends and after regular standard type work hours. POSSIBILITY TO MOVE TO FULL TIME FOR THE 'RIGHT' CANDIDATE
ComPeNsatioN: Remuneration negotiable based on qualifications and experience.
This challenging role has a strong focus on fundraising, event planning/coordination and operations for the Foundation.
Specific duties include, but are not limited to, the following sorts of functions:
1. Orchestrating and improving on already established foundation events. 2. Assisting third parties with their event planning, whereas the Foundation is the event beneficiary. 3. Writing funding proposals and seeking out new events & funding opportunities 4. Liaising with current donors 5. Recruiting new donors 6. Managing the Foundation office - filing, answering phone, responding to email inquiries, submitting regulatory and procedural paperwork, applying for licences. 7. Promoting the existing bi-weekly 50/50 draw. 8. Corresponding with media and the public; preparing press releases and monthly newspaper piece, updating website & social media, and recognizing donors. 9. Corresponding with Northern Health executives and employees 10. Representation of the Foundation inside and outside the hospital
REPORTS TO: The DCDH Foundation Board of Directors
We are looking for a dynamic, highly motivated person who wants their job to make a difference! You are highly organized, and goal-oriented with strong computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher and Powerpoint). You are disciplined and able to self-manage while easily collaborating with others. You can speak to groups, individuals and companies with confidence. This role requires a strong ability to set and achieve monthly, quarterly, and annual goals for fundraising, donor contact and future
ideas. A background of charitable / volunteer work is an asset, but not necessary. Previous experience in office administration and customer service would be preferable. Philanthropic spirit and passion is a must. CFRE designation would be an asset.
Please apply, with cover letter outlining how you would be good fit, via email to: This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found; therefore interested individuals are encouraged to apply early. We thank all interested parties however only those who are successfully shortlisted will be contacted for an interview.
Dawson Creek & District Hospital Foundation
11100 13th Street, Dawson Creek, BC, V1G 3W8
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