Canadian Lutheran World Relief - Community Relations Director
Canadian Lutheran World Relief is seeking a full-time Community Relations Director at its Winnipeg office, beginning in February or March 2017.
Inspired by God’s love for humanity, Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) challenges the causes and responds to the consequences of human suffering and poverty through community development, emergency relief, refugee resettlement and other programs.
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Community Relations Director is a key member of the leadership team, responsible for maintaining and enhancing relationships with stakeholders to advance the mission and fundraising goals of the organization. Stakeholders include Lutheran churches in Canada in all their expressions, donors, individual Lutherans and congregations, and CLWR colleagues. This is accomplished by creating and overseeing the implementation of a strategic approach to fundraising, communications, youth engagement, the We Care commodities program, refugee resettlement, constituency engagement, and education.
Requirements for the position include an undergraduate or master’s degree in a relevant field, understanding of the Lutheran constituency in Canada and abroad, and support of the mission and vision of Canadian Lutheran World Relief. Candidates must demonstrate significant proven fundraising experience, thorough knowledge of communications strategies and tactics, and knowledge of international development.
Deadline for applications is November 18
World Renew - Donor Relations Associate
World Renew, an agency of the Christian Reformed Church in North America, has a full-time (parental leave) opportunity for a donor relations associate based in Southern Alberta or British Columbia.
The donor relations associate is responsible for developing relationships and implementing a strategy with existing and potential donors in the region. The strategy should engage current constituents, increase financial support and resources, and cultivate potential donors. The donor relations associate is held accountable to World Renew’s fundraising plan.
The ideal candidate for this position is results-driven, with a track record of success in this area; experienced in cultivating relationships with donors and broadening the support base in a non-profit organization.
Enterprising Solutions to Poverty - Market Assessment Advisor
University of Calgary researchers are seeking a strategic business advisor to help determine the commercial viability of a water turbine project designed for mountainous regions in developing countries or remote communities. The role includes conducting market research, identifying strategic partnerships and identifying grant opportunities.
The ideal candidate is culturally insightful, with a background in finance, operations management, and strategic planning; passionate about clean tech energy, with ten or more years of international development experience or experience in remote Canadian communities.
For more information about this opportunity, contact Richelle at firstname.lastname@example.org
World University Service of Canada - Teacher Training Advisors
World University Service of Canada (WUSC) is recruiting four Teacher Training Advisors for a new Transforming Teacher Education and Learning program in Ghana.
Transforming Teacher Education and Learning seeks to transform the delivery of pre-service teacher education in Ghana by improving the quality of teaching and learning through support to relevant national bodies and institutions and all 40 Colleges of Education. Candidates should have an education degree and some teacher training experience. These are volunteer positions with a living and housing allowance. aAll travel, visa and insurance expenses are also covered.
EQWIP HUBs Global Team Placements
EQWIP HUBs Global Teams are yearlong, collaborative volunteer placements designed for recent Canadian graduates and young professionals.
If you can think conceptually and develop solutions to complex challenges, or use your strong cross-cultural communication skills to mentor youth and facilitate the development of new youth livelihoods and business initiatives, the EQWIP HUBs Global teams are for you. You’ll join a team of talented and tenacious individuals with a passion for gender, technology, education and business.
Cuso International is a development organization that works to reduce poverty and inequality through the efforts of highly skilled volunteers, collaborative partnerships and compassionate donors.
Cuso International envisions a world where all people are able to realize their potential, develop their skills and participate fully in society. They believe in the power of people, value diversity and take responsibility for their actions and proactively demonstrate that they work with and on behalf of others. Cuso International works in developing countries across the world. They currently have programs in eighteen countries.
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Intern with iDE Canada
iDE Canada International Development Enterprises Association, Inc. welcomes interns and practicum students from all areas of study: business, communications, marketing, administration, international studies, human rights and pretty much any other program. They would be happy to help you gain valuable work experience.
If you’re interested, please send a letter of introduction to Bill Pratt at email@example.com
Volunteer with Ten Thousand Villages - Henderson Highway
Bring hope, joy, dignity and respect to artisans in developing countries by helping to sell their beautiful, handcrafted products.
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