|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Stephen Lewis Foundation||Contract - Full Time||Entry Level||N/A||2019-05-06||2019-05-21|
GRANDMOTHERS CAMPAIGN OFFICER
The Stephen Lewis Foundation (SLF) works with community-level organizations which are turning the tide of HIV and AIDS in Africa by providing care and support to women, orphaned children, grandmothers and people living with HIV and AIDS. Since 2003, we have funded over 1600 initiatives, partnering with more than 300 community-based organizations in the 15 African countries hardest hit by the global AIDS pandemic.
The SLF’s Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign is an international movement of grandmothers, with 240 groups across Canada. The Campaign exists to raise funds and awareness to support the indomitable African grandmothers who are caring for millions of children orphaned by AIDS.
The position of Grandmothers Campaign Officer supports an international movement of nearly 10,000 grandmothers and grandothers. The role requires a great degree of versatility, creativity, persistence and precision. Each Grandmothers Campaign Officer works (as part of a team) with 240 grandmothers groups in Canada, Australia and the UK., as they work to raise funds to meet the needs of African grandmothers and the children in their care; raise awareness and amplify the voices of African grandmothers – the experts on the AIDS epidemic; and build solidarity among African and Canadian grandmothers.
Job Requirements & Responsibilities
Strong interpersonal skills and a desire to contribute to a positive and collaborative work environment; background in community development, event management, HIV and AIDS services, or other grassroots work; excellent ability to problem-solve with tact and diplomacy; and a demonstrated ability to provide guidance and support to a wide range of volunteers and event organizers.
Supervisor: Manager of the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign
This is a full-time position based in our downtown Toronto office.
Those wishing to apply please send your resume and cover letter to: email@example.com. Please note “Grandmothers Campaign Officer” in the email subject line.
Please submit your application by May 21st, 2019
The Stephen Lewis Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.
Thank you for your interest!