Sponsored Campaign Representative

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to support our mission of creating pathways out of poverty for individuals and families in Edmonton and area by providing support to United Way workplace campaigns.

In this role you will inspire, coach, assist and support workplace representatives and volunteers in fundraising activities.  You will present United Way’s message to groups, coordinate and deliver resource materials, monitor campaign activities, collect donations and pledges and provide recommendations to maximize fundraising results.

Qualifications include experience or education in the business, public services or human services sector. You are energetic, flexible, organized, and open to public speaking and enjoy working with people.  Basic Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills are essential and experience working with a customized database is preferred.  A valid driver’s license and vehicle are required as travel is involved in Edmonton and surrounding areas. The ability to lift up to 25 pounds is also necessary to transport campaign and related event materials throughout Edmonton.

This is a full time temporary position commencing August 20th to mid December 2018.  Comprehensive training on United Way, fundraising strategies and public speaking is provided.
Please submit your cover letter and resume in confidence to: resumes@myunitedway.ca

For decades, Edmonton and area’s corporate and public sector have generously supported the annual United Way Campaign by providing funds or secondments to sponsor the Campaign Representative Program.  Successful Sponsored Campaign Representatives have been at multiple career stages (early, transitional and later).