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Communication & Development Manager

Communication & Development Manager

Company: JFJ Hope Centre
Contact Person: Andrea White
5 - 6655 Kitimat Rd.
Mississauga, Ontario , L5N 6J4
Phone: 905-821-7494

Position Description

JFJ Hope Centre (JFJ), founded in 1948, is a thriving organization with a passion for children and families. Believing that strong families build a strong world, and faithfully extending God’s love will enrich our community now and for future generations, JFJ strives to create a community where everyone feels equipped to lead and love their family.  JFJ offers parenting supports, crisis pregnancy counsel, adoption services and educational programs.
We are currently seeking a dynamic, innovative individual to join our team.  The successful candidate will be responsible for three main areas of responsibility – fundraising, volunteers and community relations.



  • Maintain and build on the agency’s capacity to engage donors and generate funds
  • Communicate with existing donors
  • Increase donors through individuals, corporations and foundations
  • Generate a sustainable and strategic fundraising plan
  • Write funding proposals to granting organizations
  • Effectively manage, engage and support volunteers
  • Maintain and update publications such as the website, newsletters and social media
  • Coordinate and develop promotional items as required
  • Liaison with community organizations
  • Generate, oversee and where applicable conduct speaking engagements
  • Plan and execute special events
  • Contribute to strategic planning

Qualifications and skills:


  • Minimum two years’ experience in non-profit sector, working with fundraising, communications and volunteers
  • Strong computer & database literacy
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent communications skills - written and verbal
  • Ability to work independently, self-motivated, ability to prioritize tasks
  • Excellent administrative skills, record keeping & attention to detail
  • Understanding of stewardship
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Team player
  • Innovative and forward thinking, understanding of strategic planning an asset
  • Social media skills
  • A commitment to JFJ Hope Centre vision, mission and values

Description:  Part-time, permanent, 21 hours/week (potential for more depending on skill)

If you want to make a difference in the lives of children and their families and become part of a caring team committed to Building Families and Changing Lives please send a resume to by September 6, 2019.

Posted: August 22, 2019 | Expires: November 29, 2019
Posted Under: Marketing/Sales
Career ID: [ 7242 ]