Job Posting 83458

Fundraising Event & Project Coordinator
Edmonton Meals on Wheels
Edmonton area
Edmonton
closed 6 days ago (Sun, 22 May)
full time  •  $40,000 to $45,000

Edmonton Meals on Wheels (EMOW) is looking for an experienced Fundraising Event & Project Coordinator.  

 

EMOW is a local non-profit agency that provides home-delivered meals, other food services and social connections to a diverse mix of people. We’re well known for exceptional food services and creative, innovative strategies that engage the community in various events, partnerships, and volunteer opportunities.

 

POSITION SUMMARY

This position plays a key role in the success of the Edmonton Meals on Wheels Fund Development department and is under the supervision of the Community Engagement and Fund Development Manager.

 

The Coordinator is creative, organized, goal-oriented and able to leverage the Meals on Wheels story to diverse groups on various platforms.  The incumbent provides direct and behind the scenes support to further the goals of the department. The Coordinator is also responsible for creating and executing exciting and creative fundraising and donor engagement opportunities for all stakeholders. This involves researching new funding opportunities, executing donor relations duties and assisting in the planning of fundraising events.

 

POSITION DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Grant research, writing and applications
  • Source and apply for other fundraising sponsorships
  • Coordinates the planning, execution of fundraising events
  • Cultivate and grow relationships with stakeholders
  • Spearhead a legacy giving program
  • Professionally represents the organization at internal & external events
  • Other projects/duties as required

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Post-secondary diploma or certificate in marketing, public relations, fund development or related discipline preferred.
  • 1-3 years direct experience in public relations, fund development or marketing, preferably in a non-profit organization.
  • Writing, event management/planning, public speaking experience and some graphic design skills required.
  • Experience with media relations and the creation of print and digital media packages an asset.
  • A high degree of accuracy with a strong attention to detail
  • Must possess excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Quick learner committed to continuous learning & improvement
  • Excellent interpersonal skills coupled with highly developed written & verbal communication skills
  • A clean vulnerable sector check
  • Driver’s license with a clean driver’s abstract

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