Reports to: Manager of Fund Development
Program/ Department: Fund Development and Communications
Start Date: End of February/Beginning of March
Application Deadline: January 31st, 2024
Full Time: 35hrs/week, 4 days/week between Monday and Friday
Schedule can change to accommodate operational needs.
Pay rate: $26.50/hr
This is a U5 Step 1 rate as per the salary scale as stated in the Collective Agreement between Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre and MoveUP (COPE, Local 378).
Union: This is a Unionized position. Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre’s Union Representation is with MoveUP, (COPE, Local 378).
Remote Working: Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre is a hybrid workplace. The Grants & Major Gifts Coordinator is eligible to work remotely with some in-office and/or in person activities as directed by management.
Benefits: While salary is an important part of our total compensation, Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre also provides employees with many other valuable elements starting on the first day of employment, including:
The Grants & Major Gifts Coordinator secures major gifts for Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre through the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals and private funder applications. Working in collaboration with the Fund Development and Finance Teams, the Grants & Major Gifts Coordinator produces and collaborates on various stewardship, donor engagement and donor pipeline development activities. As a member of the Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre team, the Grants & Major Gifts Coordinator will actively engage in events, social justice activities and other related community work.
The Grants & Major Gifts Coordinator is a member of MoveUP and their work is informed by the Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre Collective Agreement.
Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre is a feminist, anti-oppressive, decolonizing not-for-profit organization who changes society through advocacy, outreach and education. Operating on unceded Coast Salish Territories, Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre advocates for and provides counselling and victim services support to survivors of all marginalized genders who have experienced violence in intimate relationships, sexual assault, and/or childhood sexual abuse. Committed to being aware of and mitigating the power dynamics informed by intersectional identities, Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre staff are called to enhance connections and collaboration and promote an atmosphere of safety in all aspects of their work. Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre staff believe in and model the values of capacity building, connection and relational competence through empathy, compassion, curiosity and assertive communication.
Major Gift Solicitation and Acquisition
Donor Relationship Management
Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre acknowledges that our work environment is directly impacted by all forms of oppression and the impact of colonialism. In this role, the Grants & Major Gifts Coordinator will frequently witness the impact that violence has on Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre’s service users and, by extension, the staff.
The pace of work for the Grants & Major Gifts Coordinator is not always controlled by the employee. This position is frequently faced with multiple demands/tasks with time pressures to finish.
Consequences of Error/Judgement
This position requires judgment, tact, discretion, and initiative. Errors may result in moderate cost, loss of time and/or may impact the effectiveness and ability to continue operation of certain programs for clients, which could damage the reputation of the organization. Poor judgement or ineffective communications with relevant institutions, community partners, and clients could result in strained relations that compromise the effectiveness and credibility of Salal Sexual Violence Support Centre.
Skills & Knowledge
Please apply by submitting your resume and cover letter by end of day (5pm) on January 31st, 2024.
You can apply through the following link: https://salalsvsc.bamboohr.com/careers/74
by email to email@example.com
The posting will remain open until the position has been filled. Please note that only those short-listed will be contacted for interview.