• 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.

    Visit clwr.org for more information or download the full job posting

    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.

    Visit worldrenew.net/careers for more information or download the full job posting