Compassion Canada, an international child development organization located in London Ontario, is seeking an individual to lead our Donor Relations & Fundraising team.
Position: Donor Relations Manager
Department: Partner Relations
Salary: TBD + Benefits
Location: London, Ontario
The Donor Relations Manager leads a team of fundraising professionals with the goal of building relationships & raising funds for special projects which enhance Compassion’s sponsorship program. While primarily responsible to lead this team, this position is also tasked with building relationships with individual donors, businesses, foundations, and other sources in consultation with the Executive Director of Partner Relations for the purpose of further extending the reach and impact of their team.
Skills & Qualifications required:
- Experience leading, coaching, and monitoring performance of a team of fundraising professionals (or similar).
- Understanding of donor & charitable giving trends in Canada.
- High computer literacy, comfortable using both Microsoft Office software as well as familiarity with database management & customer relationship management tools.
- Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong planning, organizational, and analytical abilities.
- Willing and able to travel domestically & globally, as required.
- Management of a fundraising team and/or Ministry experience is an asset.
- A degree or professional designation in gift planning, financial planning, or related field is an asset.
Deadline for resumes – Friday, January 17 2020.
Applicants should forward their resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We appreciate all applications for employment, however, we will only contact those applicants invited for an interview.
Please note, we will accommodate the needs of persons with disabilities in our hiring process. Should you require an accommodation during the hiring process or for this application, please contact Compassion Canada via email at email@example.com or call Human Resources at (519) 668-0224.