|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|The Foundation Fighting Blindness||Full Time||Entry Level||4000050000CAD$40,000 - 50,000||2019-05-15||2019-06-02|
Location: 890 Yonge Street, Toronto
COMPANY & CULTURE:
Fighting Blindness Canada (formerly The Foundation Fighting Blindness) is Canada’s largest registered charity committed to sight saving research; contributing over $33M to leading edge eye research. Fighting Blindness Canada has funded many research discoveries and is accelerating breakthroughs in treatments and cures. Equally important is our commitment to the individuals, families, and friends living with eye diseases through our education programs.
Fighting Blindness Canada is known for its signature events, Ride for Sight, Comic Vision, and Cycle for Sight. Working from our national office in downtown Toronto, you will join a high-energy, dedicated philanthropy team determined to make a difference in the fight against blindness. We are motivated by the profound impact that sight-saving research and education programs have on families living with blinding eye diseases.
Reporting to the Manager, Development, you will support the Philanthropy team with a focus on Major Gifts, proposal research and writing, major gift event coordination, and the donor relations stewardship program. In this role you will require exceptional research and writing, event management, time management and interpersonal communication skills. The successful candidate will be a self-starter who is driven, efficient, flexible and able to manage multiple competing priorities.
Proposal Research and Writing
Major Gifts and Event Coordination
Donor Relations Program, Filing and Database
The current annual salary range for this permanent full-time position is $40,000 to $50,000
Compensation also includes a comprehensive benefit package and membership in the group registered retirement savings plan
START DATE: As soon as possible
We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Fighting Blindness Canada is an equal opportunity employer and supports applicants with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request throughout the recruitment process. Please email your request for accommodation with your application.