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Job Details

Job Number:  56179
Vancouver Canvass Director
Job Posted: Tuesday, 23 July 2019
Closing Date: Friday, 16 August 2019
(9 days ago)
Ancient Forest Alliance
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Contract - Full time
Location: Vancouver Salary: Monthly Base amount; plus individual & team performance-based income

Employment Opportunity: Canvass Director for the Ancient Forest Alliance


The Ancient Forest Alliance (www.AncientForestAlliance.org) is hiring a full-time canvass director to run a door canvass in VANCOUVER and to assist in additional fundraising initiatives.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Advertise, hire, train, and manage a canvassing crew and Field Managers to recruit new donors and supporters to canvass Monday through Thursday evenings each week.
  • Lead by example and canvass at least three days per week.
  • Drives team to turf; schedules Field Manager to drive.
  • Maintains the AFA donor database with updates from canvass and required editing.
  • Arranges tables/booths/out of town canvass trips.
  • Represent the organization in a professional manner.
  • Reports to the Executive Team.


  • Strongly dedicated to the protection of old-growth forests and sustainable forestry jobs in BC.
  • Supports the Ancient Forest Alliance and its mandate.
  • Good communication and leadership skills.
  • Organized.
  • Consistently strong work ethic.
  • Self-motivated but also able to take direction.
  • Good judge of character.
  • Good basic math and accounting skills.
  • Holds valid Class 5 driver’s license or equivalent and has good driving record.
  • Former canvassing or sales experience an asset.

Hours:  Flexible with canvass hours Mon to Thurs from ~4pm-10pm. Occasional weekend work.

Duration: One-year contract- renewable contract (including a 3-month probationary period)

Pay: Monthly Base amount; plus individual & team performance-based income

Location: Vancouver

Application closing date: August 16, 2019

Position Begins: August 26, 2019


Please email resumes and cover letters to Joan Varley at:  with Vancouver CD in the subject line.

How to Apply
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please email resumes and cover letters to Joan Varley at with Vancouver CD in the subject line
Contact Details
Joan Varley
Ancient Forest Alliance
Victoria Main PO PO Box 8459
Victoria, BC, V8W3S1

Tel: 2508964007
www:   www.ancientforestalliance.org/join-our-canvass-team/

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