Job Posting 91915

Development Manager
Toronto Foundation for Student Success
Toronto Metro area
2 Trethewey Drive, Toronto
closes in 8 days (Fri, 31 Mar)
full time  •  $90,000 / year + benefits + 3 weeks' vacation

(Hybrid In Office/Remote Position)

Why Work for Toronto Foundation for Student Success (TFSS)

You will be part of a thriving organization that truly makes a direct, positive impact on the lives of children and youth across Toronto.  

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Development Manager to join our dynamic, passionate team of professional fundraisers. If you have excellent communications skills, both oral and written, and enjoy taking the initiative, this position is a great fit for you. Reporting to the Director of Development, you will play a key role, as you help coordinate and implement annual fundraising and donor development activities that support revenue goals and the long-term growth of TFSS.  

Responsibilities include:   

  • Effectively managing a portfolio of mid-level and major gift donors.
  • Cultivating new donors and partners and developing fundraising opportunities
  • Delivering both oral and written presentations to donors, prospects, and partners.   

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Exceptional communication skills, both oral and written, including the ability to prepare and make effective and impactful presentations and proposals.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team setting.
  • Ability to effectively manage competing priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrated experience in applicable computer programs, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and donor databases.
  • Familiarity with Raisers Edge NXT is a strong asset.  

Education and Work Requirements

  • University degree or College diploma in English/Communications with a minimum of five years direct experience working in a fundraising/development environment (or an equivalent combination of education and experience).
  • Valid driver’s license and access to vehicle.

TFSS is committed to the health and wellbeing of our employees. We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits plan. We also currently offer the option of a hybrid working environment (office/home) as well as summer hours in July and August. 

Please note that as a condition of employment, the successful applicant must complete a Vulnerable Sector Screening Police Reference Check. 

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