Job title: Corporate Engagement Assistant
Reports to: Director, Corporate Engagement
Location: Remote, Access to Internet Required. *Must be located in Ontario, Canada*
Start date: Flexible / June 2022
Hours: 31.5 hours per week
Number of weeks: 8 weeks, with possibility of extension, contingent on funding
Hourly rate of pay: $18.00
About BGC Canada (formerly Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada)
For 120+ years, BGC Canada has been creating opportunities for millions of Canadian kids and teens. As Canada’s largest child and youth serving charitable organization, our Clubs open their doors to young people and their families at 775 locations nationwide. During out-of-school hours in small and large cities, and rural and Indigenous communities, our trained staff and volunteers provide programs and services that help young people realize positive outcomes in self-expression, academics, healthy living, physical activity, job readiness, mental health, leadership, and more. Opportunity changes everything. Learn more at bgccan.com and follow us on social media @BGCCAN.
BGC Canada’s National Team provides support to our member Clubs, and leads in issues management, policy advocacy, and other critical work on behalf of Clubs. We advance the agenda for the children, youth and families served by member Clubs through critical work in the areas of public policy, research, program development, and Club support. The national team is also responsible for building the brand of BGC, fundraising, and managing public relations and communications for our cause.
Through funding, critical programming, and other innovative ways, our donors help BGC Canada positively impact over 200,000 young people and their families across the country. This role will support BGC Canada’s corporate engagement team with the stewardship, coordination, and execution of key partnerships and donors. This is an exciting opportunity to learn and gain experience working with some of Canada’s premier companies/brands making an impact in the non-profit sector. This role will assist in all areas of fundraising including corporate, foundation, and individual giving.
Candidate should have excellent written and interpersonal skills, the ability to work independently on multiple projects, and an interest in non-profit sector, and corporate social responsibility.
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How to Apply
If you are interested in this role, we would like to hear from you. Please forward your resume and cover letter in confidence to and include “Corporate Engagement Assistant – YOUR NAME” in the subject line of your email.
BGC Canada is committed to providing an inclusive workplace that embraces diversity, values differences, and supports the full participation of all employees. We welcome applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, 2S & LGBTQIA+ persons, and any other persons from diverse backgrounds. We offer accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout our hiring process, upon request.
As leaders in vaccination education, BGC Canada requires all employees to be fully vaccinated. The definition of ‘fully vaccinated’ against COVID-19 is based on the public health requirements for a vaccine passport (or similar official evidence) in the jurisdiction of the employee’s residence. The successful applicant will need to provide proof of vaccination.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted.
Application deadline: Sunday, May 15, 2022
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