(not logged in)

Hide nav pane
books & more

Job Details

Job Number:  44599
Fund Development and Event Planning Assistant
Job Posted: Monday, 14 May 2018
Closing Date: Tuesday, 19 June 2018
(56 days ago)
Better Living Health & Community Services
Region: Toronto Metro area Type: Contract - Full time
Location: Newmarket, On Salary: $14 per hour


Fund Development and Event Planning Assistant

Contract – Summer Student


Better Living Health and Community Services has an opening for a Fund Development and Event Planning Assistant.  This position will assist in planning and organizing activities and encourage potential donor to attend community events with ongoing financial support.


This positions reports to: Director of Development


The Successful Candidate for this Position Must Have the Following Qualifications:

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Proficient in MS Office: Excel, Word and Powerpoint
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Be comfortable in working independently or in a team setting
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment
  • Currently enrolled or completed course work of Event planning and Fundraising

The Successful Candidate for this Position Must be able to:

  •  Participate in the planning of special events and public awareness events
  •  Prepare donor/Sponsor packages
  •  Handle general office administration which could including  a direct mail distribution
  •  Prepare mailing list of data registry
  •  Provide support to the Director of Development
  •  Assist with social media to engage a wider audience.(i-e Facebook, Twitter, Website & blog)
  •  Encouraged to attend community events, to not only promote the organization but to encourage ongoing financial support
  • Maintain confidentiality & compliance with the policies and procedures of the organization

To be eligible to participate in Canada Summer Jobs, Candidates Must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment;
  • Be registered as a full-time student in the preceding academic year;
  • Intend to return to school on a full-time basis during the next academic year;
  •  Be a student in a secondary, post-secondary, CEGEP (Quebec only), vocational or technical program;
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigrant and Refugee Protection Act* and;
  • Be legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations

*Foreign students are not eligible

Note: This is an 8 week contract, working 30.5 hours per week

This position is located at Newmarket, ON

SALARY: $14.00/hour

Please email or fax your resume to Human Resources.


Fax: 416-510-1104


Please quote “Fund Development and Event Planning Assistant” on the email subject line.


Better Living is an equal opportunity and is in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Employment Standards Act and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Applicants need to make their request for accommodation known when contacted. Thank you to all who express interest in this position and we welcome all resumes. However, only those granted an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please. Thank you.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please email or fax your resume to Human Resources.
Fax: 416-510-1104
Contact Details:
Kathy Moffat
Better Living Health & Community Services
1 Overland Drive
Toronto, ON, M3C2C3

Tel: 4164477244
www:   mybetterliving.ca/

 Thanks for looking on WorkInNonProfits.ca and good luck with your job search!

Please Note: WorkInNonProfits.ca is not affiliated with and in no way endorses or vets the organization that posted this job. Any links posted within the job will take you to their external site where the same disclaimer applies.

Home Skip to content Skip to navigation Contact us Access keys Hide Left Pane Find a job Post a job Find service provider