Position: Fundraising Coordinator
The Royal Canadian College of Organists (RCCO) is seeking a Fundraising Coordinator to assist with Fundraising and Private Sector Revenue Development. The Fundraising Coordinator will work closely with the Executive Director in the development, planning and implementation of a dynamic fundraising strategy that will support the growth of existing as well as new initiatives. The successful candidate will contribute positively to the RCCO’s Vision and Mission and work collaboratively with a wide variety of individuals.
- assist in the development of a comprehensive fundraising strategy
- research and identify funding opportunities
- write grant applications
- plan and execute annual donation campaign
- assist with the development of a donor stewardship program
Skills and Qualifications*:
- superior verbal and written English skills essential
- experience in communications, administration, or fundraising an asset
- knowledge about the not-for-profit cultural sector preferred
- self-motivated, effective in a team or individual setting
- highly efficient time-management skills and ability to prioritize tasks
- post-secondary education in a related field
- musical background an asset
*Note: Funding for this position is provided through the Canada Summer Jobs program. To be eligible for employment applicants must be; 30 years of age or younger at the start of employment; a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act; legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant Ontario legislation and regulations.
Founded in 1909, the RCCO is the national voice of the organ and its music across Canada. Our vision is: Inspiring connections with organ music. We support, promote and celebrate Canada’s organ music community by providing learning opportunities, resources, outreach and professional development opportunities through our programs and services. We seek to enrich the lives of Canadians by engaging the wider public in Canada’s rich organ heritage and vibrant organ culture. The RCCO is committed to providing greater access to the organ and its music and actively engaging Canadians of all genders, ethnicities, age, abilities, or geographic location, in the art of the organ.
20 hours per week for 14 weeks
$18.00/hr + 4% vacation pay
November 1, 2021
The successful candidate will be working remotely
October 27, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. or until a suitable candidate has been found
How to Apply:
Interested candidates are invited to submit a résumé and cover letter, (combined in a single PDF) to Elizabeth Shannon, Executive Director, at email@example.com. Please indicate “Fundraising Coordinator” in the subject line of the email.
The Royal Canadian College of Organists is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from persons identifying as visible minorities and indigenous heritage. All applicants are thanked for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please.