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About the Position
Position # 21967
OrganizationShelter Movers Waterloo Region
Position Chapter Director
Location 2200 Yonge Street
Impact Statement Shelter Movers provides moving and storage services at no cost to women and children fleeing abuse. We are the only organization of our kind in Canada, and our volunteers are no less exceptional. Every year, in collaboration with community partners, our volunteer teams contribute over 15,000 hours to support people transitioning to lives free of violence and abuse. Our Waterloo chapter is in the final stages of preparation prior to a November 2020 launch. We are growing and looking to add caring and compassionate people to our volunteer team.
At our core, we aim to remind survivors of their intrinsic worth and the power they are reclaiming in their decision to leave an abusive relationship. At the end of the day, our story is made up of many stories, starting with those of survivors.
Description Essential Functions: With the Executive Team, execute on the overall strategy for a Shelter Movers chapter to meet standards in organizational functions (Operations, Fundraising, Partnerships). Ensure consistency with central office-directed organizational functions (Policies, Finance, Quality Assurance).
Skills, Experience and Education: Success in an Organizational leadership role, preferably in the nonprofit sector. Track record of executing fundraising campaigns, events, and business plans. Collaborative management style to inspire others to achieve common goals. Experience working with volunteers.
Core Competencies: Advanced communication and writing skills (e.g., grant applications). Demonstrated history of compassionate leadership, particularly in the nonprofit volunteer sector. Advanced understanding of gender studies, including anti-racist, anti-oppressive frameworks and intersectionality of challenges faced by survivors of abuse in Canada.
Training Details Training and support will be provided.
Working Conditions Mainly work from home
Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Anytime
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation NONE Needed
Area(s) of Interest Communication/Public Relations, Fund Development, Leadership/Management
Skill(s) Team Building, Public and Media Relations, Project Management, Fund Development, Motivate Others
How to Apply
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Contact Amanda Levine
Phone 855-203-6252
Address 2200 Yonge Street Toronto, M4S 2C6
Volunteer Action Centre
1454 King Street East, Unit 3
Kitchener ON N2G 2N7

Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

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