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Major Gifts Program Manager

Major Gifts Program Manager

Company: Crossroads Christian Communications Inc.
PO Box 5100 1295 North Service Rd. Burlington, ON L7R 4M2
Burlington, Ontario

Position Description

You want a role in media ministry that is aligned with your faith and values, and will leverage your experience in fundraising and major gift giving.  

You are eager to increase your scope, diversify your abilities, and work with brilliant, visionary people to accomplish something you believe in.  

We are Crossroads Christian Communications Inc. and YES TV, and you belong here. 

About Us:

We are Canada’s leader in providing faith and values media content for people of all ages. Crossroads plays a vital role as a credible Christian voice in secular media. Our media assets are targeted, over the next 3 years, to engage 10 million people a year under the age of 50 with the life giving message of Jesus.  Crossroads produces life-changing media content including TV programs, documentaries, children's programs and reality series and broadcasts on air, on line and through Castle our streaming platform. We also uniquely provide for direct viewer engagement for prayer and spiritual conversations by phone, chat and text with more than 500,000 contacts a year and growing. 

We are currently in a new season of funding growth, and we are looking for a Manager of Major Gifts to take the lead on our new, ambitious major gift giving strategy, and help expand the scope of our work. 

Major Gift Program Manager:

The core objective of this role is to implement the strategic direction of our major gift campaigns and oversee all major gift and foundation proposals, from research stage through presentation, delivery, and tracking. 

In the Major Gift Program Manager role, you will play an integral part in stewarding our fundraising initiatives.  You will guide key projects forward, serving as the right hand of our Chief Development Officer, while coordinating the efforts of our major gifts campaign volunteers and staff partner representatives. We’re looking for someone with strong project management skills, capable of driving results and motivating a team. You’ll also need to be highly articulate and professional with the ability to intuitively sense potential in our major donor base. 

The Details:

This is a full-time, permanent role primarily working weekdays out of our office in Burlington. You will have some flexibility to work remotely. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience. We also offer comprehensive benefits.    

Skills and Qualifications: 

  • Post-secondary degree in business, communications, or related field
  • 5+ years in a professional fundraising role
  • Proven experience working in a major gifts department
  • Experience researching prospects, preparing proposals, and project delivery
  • Proficient using Word, Excel, PowerPoint and CRM fundraising software
  • Experience leading a team is an asset
  • Agree with and committed to the goals and character of Crossroads 

How to Apply:

Our online application gives you the chance to apply as more than just a resume. We’ll assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, which should take 10 to 15 minutes to complete. After submitting, you'll be able to view your results.

Applications internally and externally will be considered. Crossroads Christian Communications Inc. (CCCI) is an Employment Equity Employer. CCCI adheres to the Provincial Privacy Policy.  For more information on this policy visit:

We will review applications, with priority given to those who have completed the assessment and look forward to hearing from you.

Posted: April 22, 2019 | Expires: July 21, 2019
Posted Under: Fundraising
Career ID: [ 6727 ]