Fundraising Manager, f/t, Force of Nature Alliance, Vancouver BC
Date posted to RCEN & GoodWork:
Mar 17 2017
Position: Fundraising Manager
Organization: Force of Nature Alliance
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Force of Nature is a non-profit organization working to stop fossil fuel expansion and promote climate solutions throughout the Lower Mainland of British Columbia. We are seeking a passionate and experienced fundraising professional develop a long term revenue strategy and raise funds for renewable energy projects, environmental advocacy campaigns, and election organizing programs.
Job Posting: Fundraising Manager
Date Posted: March 16, 2017
Job-Type: 40 hours per week
Salary: Negotiable with experience
Job Location: Metro Vancouver
Closing Date: April 30th, 2017
Starting Date: May 17th, 2017 or as soon as possible.
Job Description: Reporting to the Director, the Fundraising Manager is responsible for developing, leading and implementing the organization’s revenue strategy. Job duties include:
Work with the Director to develop and execute a long term fund development strategy for Force of Nature.
Create web content, brochures, fundraising letters and other support materials, as required by the fundraising strategy
Set up a monthly giving program and recruit FON supporters to become participants.
Effectively fundraise from Force of Nature supporter list through e-mails, phone calls, and in-person meetings.
Identify and apply for grants.
Identify and effectively fundraise from major donors, unions and corporate sponsors.
Steward donor relations and manage donor appreciation
Oversee administration of all fundraising activities, including managing monthly donor program, grant reporting, and maintaining donor data in Force of Nature database.
Minimum two years fundraising experience required. Experience with community organizing and electoral campaigning is an asset.
Knowledge, passion and experience around environmental and political issues. Ability to develop your understanding of complex concepts and adapt to changing circumstances on an ongoing basis. A sincere desire to affect progressive change and commitment to the Force of Nature mission and vision are required.
Self direction, creativity, and the ability to develop and execute outcome-oriented plans with explicit goals, targets and metrics. Ability to thrive in a data-driven culture: willingness to experiment, challenge yourself, and learn from failure in order to achieve explicit outcomes.
Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills, ability to work as part of a team, strong verbal communication skills and the ability to mentor and train others.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
How to apply:
Please email your résumé and cover letter in one document to:
with the subject line "Fundraising Manager
Application deadline: April 30th, 2017. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.
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