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DEVELOPMENT OFFICER, SPECIAL GIVING (Permanent, Full-Time) - Union Gospel Mission

Province: Vancouver, British Columbia
Deadline: March 16, 2022
Posted: March 2, 2022

Job Description / Duties

Do you have great fundraising skills that you would love to use in a more meaningful way? Can you imagine doing fundraising that can positively change the lives of others? Without sounding overly dramatic that is what a Development Officer, Special Giving at UGM does. With your fundraising experience and education, you could hit the ground running displaying your great relational skills, writing ability, management knowledge of donor data and gifts, and communicating with a few thousand mid-to-low level donors the impact their gift has at UGM. Come join an amazing team of committed and talented people!
You may come into contact with clients in crisis situations, brought about by diverse problems. There will be other staff nearby to assist as required.
This is a permanent, full-time (37.5 hours per week) position. For a copy of the full job description, please visit our website.

Qualifications / Required Skills

If you are considering employment with UGM, you must:
• be legally entitled to work in Canada
• be able to demonstrate compatibility with our Core Values
• support our Statement of Faith
• be willing to provide, as a condition of employment, a current criminal record check, with vulnerable sector search, if you are the successful candidate.
• possess a valid, unrestricted driver’s license and submit a current driver’s abstract.

Additional Information

To submit your cover letter and résumé by March 16, 2022, visit If you have questions about this posting, please contact Winna Ma, HR Advisor at 604 215 5430. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

Contact Information

Winna Ma, HR Advisor 604 215 5430

Employer Profile

Demonstrating the love of Christ, UGM feeds hope and changes lives through a faith-based continuum of care. We are a proud member of the Canadian Council of Christian Charities and have earned the Best Christian Workplace award again in 2019. We provide competitive salaries, and flexible work arrangements. In addition our extensive benefits plan is fully employer-paid and includes extended dental and medical, as well as $4,500 per year in pooled para-medical expenses. A focus on employee resilience, support for professional development, engagement in meaningful work, and a fun and caring environment are all part of being a member of the UGM team. If you are someone who desires to learn and grow, has a passion to serve and make a difference, and connects with others with both humility and humour, then you will be a great fit at UGM.