30 Oct 2014

Full-Time Advancement Director

Mennonite Central Committee British Columbia – Posted by stiessen-eigbikeAbbotsford, British Columbia, Canada

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Job Description

MCC is a church-based agency that serves in the name of Christ by providing relief, development and peace initiatives in over 60 countries. MCC BC supports the international work of MCC and operates several local programs that serve needs here at home. MCC BC has an operating budget of $10 million with 75 staff and 3,000 volunteers who work in 10 thrift shops and a range of other activities. We also own several subsidiary enterprises that operate local programs and hold legacy investments.

The Advancement Director reports to the Executive Director and is responsible for all fundraising, marketing and communications activities including direct mail, monthly giving, major donors, fundraising events, media, church relations, planned giving, marketing a wide range of MCC activities, and creating new initiatives to engage our constituency and expand the donor base.

General Qualifications: All MCC workers are required to have a personal Christian faith, active church participation, a commitment to non-violent peacemaking and support for the mission of MCC.

Job Specific Qualifications: proven track record as a leader in fundraising and communications, experience with related best practices, passion for networking and constituency relations, effective communicator in various mediums, proficiency with fundraising software, aptitude for creating innovative strategies for growth, and the ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment.

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to: Attention: Human Resources (confidential), MCC BC, Box 2038, 33933 Gladys Avenue, Abbotsford, BC V2T 3T8 or email to: sophietiessen-eigbike@mccbc.ca or fax: 604-850-8734. Full job description posted on our website: http://mcccanada.ca/get-involved/serve/openings. Position will remain open until a suitable candidate is identified.

Job Categories: ministry support. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Christian Charity, communications, Constituency Relations, and Fundraising. Salary: 60,000 - 80,000.

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