Job Posting 91833

Volunteer Engagement & Development Specialist
HIV Edmonton
Edmonton area
9702 - 111 Avenue, Edmonton AB T5G 0B1
closed 2 days ago (Wed, 22 Mar)
full time  •  $46,000 to $49,000 per annum with health benefits package plus RRSP contribution.


Volunteer Engagement & Development Specialist

Full-time (35 hrs/wk), Funding for this position renews January 2025


HIV Edmonton is an inclusive and dynamic community-based organization dedicated to working with diverse communities in amiskwaciswâskahikan and across Treaty 6 territory. We aim to build awareness of sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBI), prevent new transmissions, help people living with HIV and other STBBI to live longer, healthier lives, and support community members without judgement, stigma, or discrimination.

The Volunteer Engagement & Development Specialist position reports to and works closely with the Communications & Development Team Lead to coordinate HIV Edmonton’s volunteer program and other assigned event and development-related activities. The underlying philosophy of HIV Edmonton’s Communications & Development Team is to:

  • Communicate the vision and mission of HIV Edmonton to community
  • Actively engage the community in making our vision a reality
  • Be impeccable and brave in our communication regarding all aspects of HIV and intersectional issues

This position may appeal to a candidate in the HIV Edmonton community or someone identifying from a disproportionally affected community. Incumbent to start March 2023.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinate volunteer management program including recruitment, onboarding and supervision
  • Event management of organization’s public facing awareness campaigns and activities
  • Support fundraising activities, including stakeholder relations, in-person and online
  • Support development of communications content


  • A minimum of three (3) years volunteer and event management experience
  • A combination of education and experience may be considered
  • Knowledge of HIV and STBBI and messaging that eliminates stigma and racism
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Attention to detail, accuracy and quality
  • Competency in computer software/databases
  • Excellent organizational skills, strong problem-solving skills and ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Ability to work in a highly demanding role with flexibility and adaptability
  • Demonstrated ability to work in an integrated team environment

Salary:  $46,000 to $49,000 per annum with health benefits package plus RRSP contribution.

Closing Date:  March 31, 2023 or until a suitable candidate is selected.

To apply, forward resume and cover letter to:     

Jane Aribisala, Communications & Development Lead

9702 – 111 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T5G 0B1


Only those applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted.  Applicants who are interested in learning more about working at HIV Edmonton are invited to attend a virtual information session on February 21, 2:30pm-3:30pm.  For an invite to the zoom info session please e-mail:  .           

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