The WSO seeks a seasoned and driven development and advancement professional to join a dynamic team committed to a vibrant future for the WSO. The Director of Major Gifts and Capital Campaign will report to, and work closely with the Executive Director and work with the Public Engagement Department as part of a collaborative team. The incumbent plans, strategizes, oversees and/or executes a multi-pronged major gifts strategy (for both operations and the capital campaign) as well as communications, planning and execution of the capital campaign in collaboration with the WSO and the PAC.
The successful candidate will have at least 7 years’ experience in non-profit sector fundraising, with experience in capital campaign planning and execution. A degree from a post-secondary institution is required, and advanced training in a recognized fund-raising program is considered an asset. Superior written and verbal communication skills are required.
This three-year full-time position may require work on some evenings and weekends. The WSO welcomes all qualified applicants and highly values inclusion, diversity and equity. Hybrid work environment is a possibility.
Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience. WSO staff are eligible for a full benefits plan including a matching RRSP contribution program.
To Apply: Please submit a cover letter along with a CV and 3 references to: Leigh Karras, Corporate Secretary (firstname.lastname@example.org). Applications will be reviewed beginning July 12, 2023, however the position will remain open until filled. Note that references will only be contacted following the interview process and in the eventuality of a potential offer.
For more information, please visit the detailed job description at https://wso.ca/auditions-careers/