9 01, 2018

Community & Schools Coordinator – Manitoba

By |2018-02-02T04:42:07+00:00January 9th, 2018|Careers|

Job Title: Community & Schools Coordinator Location: Winnipeg, MB Reports to: Provincial Director MB/SK There is no other Not-for-Profit organization in Canada that consistently rates as high as the Terry Fox Foundation in the hearts and minds of Canadians. With over 10 000 runs/events in 32 countries each year, the legacy and story of Terry Fox offers unprecedented opportunities to tell the story of this Canadian icon and promote the significant impact of The Terry Fox Foundation in cancer research Position Overview: This is a part time 4-day a week position. Community and Schools Coordinator is responsible for recruiting and stewarding schools to participate in The Terry Fox Foundation Manitoba School Program as well as various communities, and businesses throughout the province for the Terry Fox Run. This position is suitable for someone who is an engaging presenter and communicator; somebody who is highly motivated and results oriented; a person who can work independently while understanding the team’s vision; a natural relationship builder who strives to truly make an impact on others. Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Responsible for the recruitment and registration of schools, keeps information updated. Recruitment and stewardship new volunteer organizers in communities, schools, businesses and other niche opportunities. Retain and strengthen relationships with key stakeholders including Run Organizers, Service Clubs, participants and volunteers. Develop opportunities to promote the Terry Fox Run. Under the guidance of the Provincial Director, represent The Terry Fox Foundation and speak to groups as required. Recruit, train and schedule speakers, including cancer survivors and cancer researchers to attend special events throughout the Province. Travel within region as needed. In coordination with the Provincial Director, steward donors and identify opportunities. Qualifications and Skills: Post-secondary degree or diploma. Background in Education considered an asset. Knowledge of Terry Fox and The Terry Fox Foundation’s [...]