Oxfam Canada is hiring a
Are you a true people person with great communication skills and confidence? Do you thrive on meeting revenue goals and other key performance indicators, and are always eager to pick up the phone and meet with our donors face to face to accomplish their philanthropic goals?
Internal/External Posting Notice
Title: Fund Development Officer, Major Gifts
Department: Fund Development
Status: Full-time, unionized
Location: Remote in Canada
Immediate Supervisor: Manager, Annual Giving
Salary: $62,814 - $82,659
Level: Band 2
Application Deadline: November 21, 2022
Oxfam Canada is an affiliate of the international Oxfam Confederation networked in over 90 countries as part of a global movement for change. Our mission is to build lasting solutions to poverty and injustice with a focus on improving the lives and promoting the rights of women and girls. We work directly with communities, partners and women's rights organizations to challenge the systems that perpetuate inequality and keep people poor. Together we seek to influence those in power to ensure that women trapped in poverty have a say in the critical decisions that affect them, their families and entire communities. That’s why we believe that ending global poverty begins with women’s rights.
Oxfam Canada offers a generous compensation and benefits program. Our comprehensive employee benefits package includes robust health, dental and wellness benefits, flexible working conditions and generous vacation and other leave provisions. We also offer the opportunity to be a part of our global movement for change! If you are passionate about tackling poverty, inequality and injustice around the world, believe in advocating for women’s rights and ending patriarchy, and share our values of Empowerment, Solidarity, Inclusiveness, Accountability, and Courage – we want you on our team!
SCOPE OF POSITION:
Under the direction of the Manager, Major Gifts & Planned Giving (MG/PG), the Fund Development Officer, Major Gifts will implement and coordinate on a major gifts program for active and prospective accounts, as well as blended gifts. This post focuses on activities to attract and support donors identified for a major gifts via qualification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. They will initiate and develop relationships with existing and potential major donor individuals and foundation donors across Canada.
The Major Gifts Officer is a true people person with great communication skills and confidence. They thrive on meeting revenue goals and other key performance indicators, and are always eager to pick up the phone and meet with our donors face to face to accomplish their philanthropic goals.
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES**:** (This is not an exhaustive list of duties to be performed) They:
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE & COMPETENCIES**:**
In addition to competitive pay, we offer:
** MUST be eligible to work in Canada **
If you don’t see yourself reflected in every job requirement listed in the posting above, we still encourage you to apply.
Oxfam Canada is committed to diversity and equity around the globe and in our workplace. All our work is led by three core values: Empowerment, Accountability, Inclusiveness. We welcome applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification and share our values. If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us as soon as possible of any particular adaptive measures you might require. Applicants are encouraged to share accessibility needs in the application process, and every attempt will be made to accommodate them.
Important Note: All offers of employment are conditional upon signing our strict code of conduct, subject to satisfactory references and may be subject to appropriate screening checks. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for Oxfam Canada.
For additional career opportunities within Oxfam Canada, please visit oxfam.ca/employment-opportunities. Please note that we are not able to offer internships or overseas volunteer placements.
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We thank all those who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.