Philanthropy Assistant, Victoria
Remote position based in Victoria
What we do
At BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, we’re on a quest to ensure every kid in the province receives the best health care imaginable. As a fundraising organization, we inspire communities and people to support BC Children’s Hospital, along with its world-class research institute, mental health facility and rehabilitation centre.
Our work makes a profound difference. From helping get the boldest research ideas off the ground to supporting the most advanced equipment, together we are pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in children’s health care. This is no small task—which is why we’re looking for passionate people to join our team and help propel our mission forward.
What you’ll do
Reporting to the Philanthropy Manager, this position will support a variety of diverse fundraising activities for our Vancouver Island Team. We are seeking an experienced administrative professional who is inspired by our cause to take on the important and dynamic role!
In this role, you will contribute to our important cause by:
What you bring
As the successful candidate you have one to three years of previous experience in an administrative support role and a diploma or certification in an applicable discipline (e.g, administration, marketing, fundraising etc). Previous experience working in a not for profit is an asset.
In addition to the qualifications, our ideal candidate has:
What you can expect
This is a remote position based in Victoria. In this role, you would work primarily remotely, but would be expected to participate in in person meetings, events or tasks when required.
This is part-time position. We expect this role to work approximately 20 hours per week; days and shift times are flexible and will be discussed prior to start.
Throughout the pandemic, BCCHF has committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our team members. As an organization who advocates for child health, we have implemented a mandatory vaccination policy requiring that all employees who work for BCCHF must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Reasonable accommodations will be made upon request should there be a need for an exemption based on the BC Human Rights Code protected grounds; these will be reviewed and discussed on a case-by-case basis.
We believe that anything is possible. And that permeates every action we take. As a team, we push ourselves to constantly aim higher in our work. We try new things and challenge the status quo. We respect each other and act from a place of compassion in everything we do.
While we take our work seriously, we’re also big on taking care of our team. We offer perks like a nine-day fortnight schedule and remote work options, topnotch health and dental benefits, and a commitment to professional development.
We think it’s a pretty amazing place. Others agree—we’re proud to say that we’ve been recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers for 12 years in a row.
BCCHF invites and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. As an organization committed to fostering an inclusive workplace that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve and support, we welcome individuals whose experiences may further contribute to the rich diversification of skills, knowledge, and backgrounds at the Foundation.
Seem like the right place for you? Join us and help kids shine. Apply online at by January 23, 2022 at https://www.bcchf.ca/join-team/.
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