Job Opportunity with The Ottawa Network for Education
World Skills Employment Centre is working with The Ottawa Network for Education to recruit for the position of Advancement Officer.
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World Skills works with newcomers/immigrants to help them integrate into the Canadian labor market. http://www.ottawa-worldskills.orgAdvancement Officer Looking for a great place to work? Consider joining the dynamic and creative team at the Ottawa Network for Education.
The Ottawa Network for Education (ONFE) is a non-profit charitable organization that develops innovative collaborative programs to enrich public education in Ottawa. Working with partners from business, education, government and the community, ONFE has launched over 40 programs since its inception in 1985. ONFE also acts as a catalyst for discussion and collaborative action around local education issues.
You are an energetic and creative individual who is ready to lead the grant writing, monthly giving and third-party event portfolios at ONFE. You have experience managing a database, and you thrive in a dynamic and collaborative work environment.
Write and track grant applications in support of ONFE programming
Grow third-party fundraising revenue by cultivating and securing new relationships
Grow the monthly giving program through strategic communications and engagement with current donors
Provide tax receipts to all donors
Maintain the ONFE database for the advancement department
Support all major ONFE fundraising events
Liaise with leadership team and programming staff to advance fundraising initiatives at ONFE
Other tasks as needed
Required Skills and Experience:
Post-secondary degree or diploma in communications, journalism or a related field
Minimum five years of progressive experience in fundraising
Proven track record of securing grant applications
Proven track record in relationship building/partnership development
Excellent proposal and grant writing skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Office and CRM databases (preferably Raiser’s Edge and/or eTapestry).
Fluency in both English and French would be considered an asset
This is a full-time position with an attractive benefits package.
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