Fund Development Specialist – Punjabi Community Health Services

Job Category: Fund Development Specialist
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Calgary

About PCHS

Our client, Punjabi Community Health Services Calgary’s (PCHS) integrated holistic service delivery model incorporates a foundational understanding of the differences between South Asian and The western culture which impacts the delivery of social and healthcare services. Their model recognizes South Asian cultural norms of defining illness, acknowledging social problems, and seeking a resolution to deliver services in a culturally appropriate manner.

With a vision for leading the way in equitable care for diverse South Asian communities and a mission for empowering and nourishing Calgary’s diverse South Asian community through safe, accessible, and culturally informed counselling services, group programs, and outreach; PCHS is looking for a Fund Development Specialist to join their team.

The Role

Reporting to the Executive Director, this newly created role will be responsible for networking and building lasting relationships within the gift-giving communities through fund development, donor relations and corporate sponsors. You will bring awareness to PCHS vision and mission while cultivating a network of dedicated donors.

Responsibilities

  • In collaboration with the Executive Director create the Fund Development strategy for PCHS and execute on all identified initiatives.
  • Research individuals, corporations, and foundations that are interested in gift giving and/or offer grants and present and make recommendations to the Executive Director.
  • Identify and engage with all potential growth and fundraising opportunities with an end goal to attract funding.
  • Connect with giving communities and ensure PCHS is registered and updated.
  • Develop, orient others and present fund development marketing material with an end goal to attract funding.
  • Effectively communicate the organization’s mission, vision, and programs to potential donors.
  • Identify, strategize, develop, and successfully execute fundraising campaigns.
  • Plan fundraising initiatives to help the organization meet or exceed KPI’s.
  • Create a PCHS Fund Development Ambassador Hub and coordinate as required.
  • Manage data bases (salesforce).

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in Fund Development and/or related field.
  • Experience with fundraising, private donor relations, event planning and execution.
  • Experience in Marketing and Sales.
  • Social Media Management.
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, business, public relations, or related field is considered an asset.
  • Fluent in Punjabi, Hindi or Urdu is considered an asset.

Skills and Attributes

  • Exceptional writing and editing skills, combined with strong presentation and public speaking skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to successfully balance priorities while managing multiple tasks and planning big events.
  • Detail oriented with proven creative problem-solving approach and strong analytical skills.
  • PCHS provides a competitive compensation package and a collaborative work environment with a team focused on making a positive impact to the community.

How to connect for this opportunity:

All interested candidates can send their resumes in Word or PDF format to:
Raman@themetier.ca or Risha@themetier.ca or apply directly at www.themetier.ca

Only candidates who meet the criteria set by our client will be contacted directly, however, your resume will be in our system for us to contact you for future opportunities.

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