JOB POSTING: Development Assistant (Maternity Leave)
Posting Period: November 8 – November 22, 2021 @ 4:00p.m.
Position: Development Assistant (Maternity Leave)
Location: Woodland Cultural Centre
Job Status: Contract until June 6, 2023
Hours of Work: 37.5
Hourly Rate: $16.50 – $18.00
Under the direction of the Development Coordinator, the Development Assistant is responsible for assisting the Development Coordinator in the implementation of several fundraising initiatives. This position requires a highly motivated individual who is interested in gaining experience in database management, tracking of donations, development, partnership development, fundraising strategy, social media marketing, and administration. The Development Assistant will work within the policies and procedures established by the Woodland Cultural Centre.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assist in maintaining our fundraising files and databases
Assist with major fundraising initiatives like Orange Shirt Day and Giving Tuesday
Administration related to donor management, including thank you letters and website updates
Assist in the planning and implementation of fundraising social media and marketing strategy
Supporting the rollout of third-party fundraising initiatives and programs to encourage greater support for Woodland Cultural Centre.
Providing support to the development team by updating tracking documents, building reports, and creating presentations.
Managing the development’s email inbox, responding with professionalism to all inquiries in a timely and thoughtful manner.
***For a full description of the Essential Duties & Responsibilities and Education/Experience, please refer to the attached Job Description for further details***
All applicants for this position should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references.
Preference will be given to applicants of Indigenous heritage.
Closing Date: November 21, 2021, at 4:00 pm
If interested, please send a cover letter and resumé with references to:
Woodland Cultural Centre
184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON, N3S 2X2
Only those applicants who meet the qualifications will be contacted for an interview
Police Record Check and copies of education will be required at the time of Offer of Employment
Woodland Cultural Centre is excited to announce our partnership with Skateboard Project 2023!The Skateboard Project is an initiative that aims to promote Onkwehón:we artwork, active bodies, and collaboration between cultural centers across multiple Indigenous communities.In its second year, Kahnawà:ke, Kanehsatà:ke, Kenhtè:ke, Ahkwesáhsne and Six Nations came together to create seven skateboards graphics showcasing the range of styles and cultural imagery.Skateboard culture values inclusivity, individuality, creativity, and freedom and blending these with Indigenous traditions has created a project that connects communities through local art and skateboarding.Profits from the skateboard sales go towards compensation for the artist’s work and to help fund events related to June 21st (Go Skate Day/Indigenous Day/First Day of Summer).We hope to see more Indigenous communities being part of the project in the future!Woodland Cultural Centre is thrilled to participate in this fantastic community project. We will feature the seven skateboards from the participating artists in our online gift store and in the Stan Hill Gallery starting Saturday, February 18. Visit our website to support Skateboard Project 2023: woodlandculturalcentre.ca/skateboard-project-2023/... See MoreSee Less