AKFC is looking for a Manager, Supporter Engagement. The candidate will collaborate with staff and volunteers to develop and implement fundraising strategies to meet Aga Khan Foundation Canada’s (AKFC) resource mobilization goals and organizational objectives.
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Manager, Supporter Engagement
Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) is an international development organization and registered charity. AKFC partners with communities, businesses, and governments to find innovative, lasting solutions to global challenges. Working in Africa and Asia, we invest in local institutions and systems that anchor progress over the long term. In Canada, AKFC mobilizes funding and expertise, and promotes awareness of global issues. AKFC is an agency of the Aga Khan Development Network, one of the world’s most comprehensive development organizations. Since 1980, AKFC has helped millions of women and men to unlock their own potential to build a better life. Learn more at akfc.ca
AKFC has a multi-faceted and dynamic Public Affairs and Resource Mobilization team. It is made up of highly motivated professionals, whose responsibilities include: the development and execution of public engagement initiatives; the mobilization of financial resources from Canadian individuals and corporations; the management of corporate communications; collaboration with the AKDN and its agencies; volunteer engagement; and the stewarding of relationships with government partners and other institutions.
AKFC is looking for a Manager, Supporter Engagement. The candidate will collaborate with staff and volunteers to develop and implement fundraising strategies to meet Aga Khan Foundation Canada’s (AKFC) resource mobilization goals and organizational objectives. In addition, the candidate will be responsible for identifying, developing, and nurturing high quality relationships with organizations and individuals to attract and sustain financial resources that support Aga Khan Foundation Canada’s programmatic goals. Working closely with members of the Public Affairs and Resource Mobilization team, this position will be a key contributor to the successful implementation of the World Partnership Walk campaign, World Partnership Golf, and other fundraising initiatives. In addition, this individual is responsible for building operational efficiencies within the portfolio and working cross-functionally with other departments. Duties and responsibilities are wide-ranging given the evolving fundraising environment during the pandemic.
While AKFC is headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario the position can be remote and reports to the Senior Manager, Resource Mobilization. This position is responsible for supervising one direct report.
The starting salary range for this position is between $75,000 and $80,000 per year.
Relationship Management and Stewardship
Strategy Development and Implementation
Collaboration with Volunteers
Qualifications & Experience
Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter and resume via email to [email protected] indicating Manager, Supporter Engagement in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. Short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview and asked to complete a writing assignment.
Deadline for submissions: Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. Please note that applicants must be eligible to work in Canada.
AKFC is committed to advancing gender equality and inclusion through our programming and operations in Canada and overseas. AKFC requires all employees to review and abide by the AKFC Gender Equality Policy.
AKFC recognizes the importance of safeguarding and is committed to ensuring it manages a wide range of risks such that beneficiaries, staff, other associates and the organization as a whole are kept safe from harm.
AKFC welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
November 28, 2022
December 6, 2022
Aga Khan Foundation Canada
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