|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Alliance Française of Vancouver||Part Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||N/A||2019-08-13||2019-10-11|
On any given day of the week, you will find men, women and children, recent newcomers and long-time Vancouverites at the Alliance Française Vancouver (AF). As a Canadian registered charity, we embrace our mission to promote Francophonie, French language and cultural diversity.
Founded in 1904, we are the third largest Alliance Française in North America after New York and Toronto and part of an international network of 834 centres in 132 countries. On this, our 115 Anniversary, we are preparing for an expansion into a purpose-built facility which will allow us to continue providing high-quality education and contemporary cultural programming, but now inside a beautiful structure, accessible and welcoming to all.
Objective: The Development Manager (DM) will work closely with the Executive Director, Board of Directors and leadership team to develop and drive a new comprehensive and growth-oriented fundraising program with both annual and capital opportunity.
Outline: Reporting to, and working in close collaboration with the Executive Director, the Development Manager will design and execute the development and community engagement strategy for the Alliance Française. This new position will lead the solicitation of individual and corporate donations and grants; oversee gift tracking, reporting, research, acknowledgement, analysis and reporting of outcomes; support for related meetings and events associated with development efforts; supervision of two part-time staff (communications and grant-writer) volunteer activities and the coordination of in-kind donations. This role requires the incumbent have passion for French culture, an entrepreneurial spirit, willingness to engage with both prospects and donors and always, attention to detail.
The position will require availability for occasional evening and weekend work and offers a flexible work environment. The Alliance Française is an equal opportunities employer offering competitive salaries and a multicultural working environment. If you are motivated by the prospect of joining a dynamic team within a nurturing and forward-thinking community, we want to hear from you.