The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is the nation’s leading not-for-profit, private land conservation organization, working to protect our most important natural areas and the species they sustain. Since 1962 NCC and its supporters have protected 14 million hectares (35 million acres) of ecologically significant land across Canada. NCC takes a collaborative, science-based approach to achieve conservation success for the sake of nature and Canadians. With a national office in Toronto and seven regional offices across the country, NCC delivers results you can walk on.
Nature Conservancy of Canada, Quebec Region, seeks a full-time Development (fundraising) and Event Coordinator to directly support the development team. This position reports to the Director of Development.
The Development Coordinator will play a key role in refining and growing the Quebec Region’s Leaders in ConservationProgram – our membership program which feeds into our Major Gifts Program. The Coordinator will work in support of and with the Director of Development to identify, solicit and steward entry level donors. The incumbent will also work closely with other staff and volunteer solicitors to ensure consistency between our various giving level programs.
The incumbent will also be in charge of all outreach, recognition and fundraising events, as well as taking a lead role for media events.
The ideal candidate will have some demonstrated prior experience in fundraising, proposal and report writing, donor/funder communications and outreach, Raiser’s Edge proficiency, merge mailings, event planning and delivery. This position will include working with existing staff and volunteers to execute successful events, as well as working with service providers to maintain event budgets. The position requires some experience and/or working knowledge in records filing management, along with gift processing and receipting. The position requires a commitment to both donor confidentiality and NCC’s conservation mission and vision.
There will be regular travel throughout Quebec, and occasional travel to other parts of the country.
Send your resume and cover letter in PDF format by email, no later than September 30, 2019, to the following email address email@example.com, specifying in the subject line Development Coordinator. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Thank you for your interest in working with the Nature Conservancy of Canada.
We thank everyone who applies for their interest in the Nature Conservancy of Canada; however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.