Terra relies on volunteers, financial and in-kind donations to offer services and support our teen parents.
At Terra, our specialized team tailors programs and services to meet the needs of each teen parent. Always safe, never judgemental. Learn more about what we have to offer our young families.
As a non-profit organization that has been serving pregnant and parenting teens in Edmonton for 50 years. Terra is recognized for its leadership, innovation and collaboration. Annually more than 1,000 young parents and their children benefit from a comprehensive range of services. Through the compassionate work of the staff, we help parents and children to develop and reach their full potential by recognizing and responding to their individual unique needs.
Terra Centre staff are guided by the Code of Honour which supports, respects, and celebrates our families and staff. If you share our values and support our mission and vision please consider joining our team.
The Fund Development Officer is responsible for implementing a comprehensive fundraising strategy to generate financial support to advance the mission of the agency. Working in collaboration with Executive Director, Director Fund Development and external counsel, this role is responsible for all stages of the fundraising cycle including prospect identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. This is a multi-faceted role that will include building relationships with prospective donors, agency partners and the community at large.
This is a 2-year full-time term position working 37.5 hours/week with the possibility of extension. Flexible hours are required. The position is based out of the downtown office located at 9930-106 Street.
Knowledge and Abilities:
Terra has intentional practices in place to achieve fairness in employment and create a diverse workforce. No person will be denied employment opportunities or benefits for reasons unrelated to their abilities. Recruitment and advancement will not discriminate on the grounds of any protected characteristics under Alberta Human Rights or Canadian Human Rights legislation. Individuals will be recruited to positions based on their skills, qualifications and attributes required for employment and alignment to agency core values.
The salary range is $70 000-$80 000/year based on experience.
Please email your résumé and cover letter to: Human Resources, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include 21-002TERRA – Fund Development Officer in the subject line of the email.
Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found.
We’re located at 9930 106 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta. We are open 8:30-4:30 Mon-Fri.
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