(not logged in)

Hide nav pane
books & more

Job Details

Job Number:  46142
Regional Development Coordinator
Job Posted: Tuesday, 10 July 2018
Closing Date: Friday, 3 August 2018
(51 days ago)
Junior Achievement of Northern Alberta & Northwest Territories
Region: Edmonton area Type: Full time
Location: Based in Edmonton. Travel around n. AB required Salary: $45,000

Scope and Purpose:


Reporting to the Director of Programs and working closely with the Director of Development and Engagement, the Regional Development Coordinator manages the delivery of programs and development of funding throughout northern Alberta and the Northwest Territories for Junior Achievement.


The Regional Development Coordinator fulfills a multi-faceted role in the planning and delivery of JANA programs including the recruitment, training, and recognition of volunteers, and, in addition, will manage school relations regionally, recruiting, and registering programs.  This position also plays a vital development role in the cultivation of local business contacts, donors, and community partners with the goal of increasing regional sustainability.


Potential for growth within the organization is possible with this position.




Program Coordination and School Relations: 

  • Recruit and retain schools to participate in Junior Achievement programming
  • Manage and track all school communications, program registrations, and data entry of classes, teachers, and schools in JA databases
  • Oversee program delivery at school locations as appropriate; deliver programs if/when necessary
  • Ensure quality of program delivery through follow-up surveys with teachers and students
  • Organize and coordinate World of Choices events
  • Collaborate with Company Program Manager to register and support regional Company Programs
  • Manage booth at all relative teacher conventions
  • Coordinate teacher recognition activities

 Volunteer Management:

  • Recruitment of volunteers in accordance with program goals and JANA intake procedures
  • Complete timely data entry of all regional volunteers into JA volunteer database
  • Coordinate and, if needed, facilitate program training for regional volunteers
  • Follow up with volunteers post-delivery including completion of on-line surveys
  • Coordinate volunteer recognition activities with Program Team

 Development & Administration:

  • Responsible for identifying and cultivating regional donors, sponsors, and corporate partners
  • Will actively participate in the solicitation and stewardship of regional donations and sponsorship
  • Identify and complete applications for regionally specific grants
  • Evaluate and report on fundraising objectives, targets, progress, and deliverables for regional programming
  • Complete impact and final reports for regional funders
  • Work with Senior Leadership to prepare the annual fundraising/development budget for regional programming
  • Ensure adherence to regional budget through regular monitoring and reporting
  • Organize and chair Regional Leadership Councils and meetings
  • Monitor and order program and marketing materials for regional locations


Required Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary degree in business administration, event planning, public relations, or related field
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, & Outlook) and Google
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; conflict management skills
  • High degree of motivation and self-direction; superior organizational skills


Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Aptitude and enthusiasm for educating local youth and experience working in the non-profit sector
  • Relationship building ability with community stakeholders
  • Knowledge of local community, business, & volunteer networks
  • Marketing & fundraising experience an asset
  • Experience with an online database system is an asset


Work Schedule & Requirements:

  • Travel is required, approximately 5-10 business days a month
  • Class 5 driver’s license is required


This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related duties required by their supervisor.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please submit your resume and a cover letter via email only.
Contact Details:
Keith Pudwill
Junior Achievement of Northern Alberta & Northwest Territories
#200 10150-100 Street
Edmonton, AB, T5J 0P6

Tel: (780) 428-1421
Fax: (780) 428-1031
www:   www.janorthalberta.org

 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