Manager, Special Events, Canadian Cancer Society

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada · Canadian Canacer Society

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WHY JOIN THE CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY (CCS)?

As Canada’s largest national health charity, we fund the most promising cancer research, champion cancer prevention efforts and deliver programs and services that benefit Canadians affected by cancer. Join us and you can work with passionate and committed individuals from coast to coast who are working towards a world where no Canadian fears cancer.

To learn more about us, visit cancer.ca.

JOB OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Director, Annual Giving, the Manager, Special Events is responsible for raising funds through the successful execution of our annual signature events, with a primary focus on Daffodil Ball Vancouver. This entails identifying and cultivating relationships with potential high net worth guests, solicitation and stewardship as well as working with the Daffodil Ball committee through a “leadership from behind” strategy. The Manager will work closely with a variety of internal teams to develop and implement strategies to integrate and grow the events.

This position is responsible for developing and implementing strategies for a variety of events. Key responsibility is to secure funds from individuals and corporations through events. Close interaction with staff members, donors, vendors and volunteers to ensure that all logistical components of the events are established, implemented and executed on time and within budget.

WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

Program Revenue Development and Evaluation

Resource Development

Workforce (Staff & Volunteers) Management

Budget Preparation

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US

CCS offers meaningful opportunities to make an impact in the fight against cancer. We are committed to fostering a culture that is inspiring, supportive and exemplifies our core values: CARING COURAGE INTEGRITY PROGRESSIVE.

In return for your skills and dedication, we offer an attractive compensation package that encompasses a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to have a rewarding employment experience where your contributions can make a true difference every day.


HOW TO APPLY

Qualified candidates are invited to apply through the link below by July 2nd, 2019.

The Canadian Cancer Society is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. CCS will make available reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities upon request.

We thank all candidates for their interest and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please note that in keeping with the mandate of the Canadian Cancer Society to model and promote healthy lifestyles, employees are not permitted to smoke in or about Society premises or while carrying out CCS business.

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WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

Benefits

The Canadian Cancer Society offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

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