Face to Face Fundraiser

Posted: June 14, 2017

Region: Vancouver, BC

Face-to-Face Fundraiser
Full-Time
Vancouver, BC
 
The Canadian Red Cross Society, a non-profit, humanitarian organization dedicated to helping Canadians, as well as the most vulnerable throughout the world, is seeking a Fundraiser for its Face-to-Face Fundraising Department.  Reporting to the Team Lead, the Fundraiser will be required to work as part of a team daily, speaking to members of the public about Red Cross Projects here in Canada and Overseas with a view to recruit them as monthly donors via either Credit Card or Direct Debit donation.  
 

Key Responsibilities

  • Help the Canadian Red Cross achieve its fundraising goals through the acquisition of monthly supporters
  • Recruit interested members of the public as monthly donors in line with Red Cross targets
  • Support your teammates by helping your managers and supervisors create a fun, dynamic working environment
  • Conduct yourself as a great ambassador of the organization, ensuring to always represent the Red Cross and its projects in a truthful, positive manner

 Qualifications

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma
  • Minimum of 1 years work experience

Abilities and Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Outstanding English communication skills – written and verbal
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Ability to work off own Initiative and without constant supervision
  • Proven ability to influence others
  • Ability to collaborate effectively and work as part of a team
  • Excellent time management

Assets:

  • Successful Class 5 Drivers License
  • Basic First Aid qualification or willingness to take (can be provided)
  • Customer Service experience
  • Fundraising or Sales experience

This position requires a successful Canadian Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Check.  The Canadian Red Cross Society is an equal opportunity employer.  

Working Conditions

  • 35 hour work week, Monday to Friday
  • Working outdoors year round at different locations weekly
  • Working with a team, though unaccompanied when interacting with members of the public
  • May be required to share driving duties with other members of the fundraising team  

While we appreciate all responses, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.  Please note that relocation funding is not available for this position.

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