Open Positions


Vice President, Development & Donor Relations

Reporting directly to the CEO, working closely with Executive Team, and managing a team of 20 professionals, the Vice President, Development & Donor Relations provides visionary, strategic and executional leadership of resource generation activities.

The successful candidate is an innovative leader with significant senior leadership experience. A successful record in outward-facing roles with a variety of stakeholders is required along with a good understanding of the not for profit sector. This person also has a demonstrated passion for and commitment to bettering our community. Experience with fundraising or an understanding of development best practices is a definite asset.

Please note that this recruitment is being conducted by Pekarsky & Co. Executive Search. To apply for this role, or for more information, visit the Pekarsky & Co. website or contact:

 

Christine DeWitt, Principal            
(780) 665-4965 ext. 104           
christine@pekarskyco.com

Julie Barron, Principal
(780) 665-4965 ext. 103    
julie@pekarskyco.com

 

 

Apply to:

Human Resources Specialist

United Way of the Alberta Capital Region

15132 Stony Plain Road

Edmonton, AB T5P 3Y3

Email: resumes@myunitedway.ca


 

Seasonal Job Info

United Way offers temporary job opportunities ranging from administrative roles to assisting with workplace campaigns. Positions are usually full time and vary in length.

If you are interested in applying for any of the temporary positions, the varying positions will be posted in our Careers section during the months of June to September.  Resumes are also accepted in April and May prior to advertised postings.  Please submit resume and cover letter to resumes@myunitedway.ca

 

Our people deliver on six core strengths. Do you?

Mission Engaged

You are motivated to address the issues of poverty, create change and improve lives in your community. Your work is completely aligned with our mission.

Service Motivated

Trusted, dependable and attentive - you deliver all of this and more; building relationships inside the organization and in the community.

Results Driven

Creating pathways out of poverty can be complex, ambiguous and challenging work. Your work is focused on achieving results.

Accountable

You have uncompromising commitment, integrity, ethics and honesty; you take ownership of your work and the outcomes. You seize each situation - challenges and all - and work to deliver your best.

Innovate

Change starts here to improve results, enhance performance and meet goals. You think creatively, embrace change and balance risk. You respectfully and thoughtfully challenge the status quo and act to support a vision for a better way.

Collaborate

Success is achieved by working together - by being collaborative and cooperative. You know that by seeking the opinions, talents and input of others, good is often elevated to great.

What We Offer

Our employees appreciate our approach to work life balance and comprehensive compensation.

  • Flexible hours of work
  • Friday afternoons off during non campaign activity period.
  • Extra paid time off over Christmas holidays
  • Above standard vacation benefit
  • Generous health, dental, life and disability benefits
  • Health Spending Account
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Pension Plan
  • Regular salary reviews
  • Small onsite fitness facility sponsored by Apple Fitness
  • Discounted admissions to City of Edmonton sports and fitness centers
  • Annual Edmonton and area Corporate Challenge involvement
  • Open, bright building and workspaces

 

Our employees receive opportunities to develop and grow and are recognized for their achievements.

  • Service and peer recognition awards
  • One on one and group on-boarding training
  • In-house ULearn Learning and Development program
  • Select other professional development opportunities
  • Special project work and assignments
  • Information sharing with local and national teams
  • Regular organizational wide meetings and events
  • Community learning opportunities