SPUD.ca

  • BC Fundraising Coordinator

    Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
    Job ID
    2018-1805
    Category
    Business Development
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    The SPUD.CA family of companies is an online grocery delivery business headquartered in Vancouver, with integrated operations through our Be Fresh and Blush Lane markets in Western Canada. We are a passionate team of nice people, who want to make a difference. We believe that food touches every aspect of our lives so we value sustainable farming practices, sourcing local, treating animals humanely, and reducing food waste. As a certified B Corporation since 2013, we are committed to responsible business practices that are socially responsible.

     

    If our values resonate with you, and you want to learn, grow and develop within a team that inspires, shares knowledge, and cares, then please apply! We are growing, innovating, and it’s our great people that make it fun to come to work every day.

     

    SPUD.CA is looking for a full-time, permanent Fundraising Coordinator based out of our Vancouver, BC head office (1660 E Hastings Street). 

    Duties & Responsibilities

    Coordinate SPUD Fundraising operations in BC with SPUD’s network of fundraising partners, in collaboration with Alberta’s SPUD Fundraising team.

    • Administer a community fundraising program
    • Communicate with fundraising leaders and their supporters to ensure an excellent fundraising experience
    • Advocate for the program and the community groups it serves within SPUD
    • Promote the program to groups in the community
    • Work with fundraising leaders to promote the program to their supporters
    • Create social media content for promoting the program, and other design assets such as posters and handouts
    • Recommend and work toward ambitious goals, both qualitative and quantitative, for program growth, and create metrics for new initiatives
    • Calculate & report sales and donations
    • Report to the Business Development Team
    • Share ideas and lessons learned with, and seek input from, fundraising program coordinators in other SPUD locations
    • Innovate constantly to improve the fundraising program and its promotion
    • Promote and administer the new Be Fresh Smart Lunches program for local schools
    • Attend meetings and events that may be outside the SPUD office, or outside the typical workday
    • Support your team at SPUD by participating in events and other Business Development team projects
    • Additional duties as assigned

    Qualifications & Requirements

    • Experience in customer service, sales, community fundraising and/or marketing an asset
    • Passion for healthy & sustainable food
    • Must be creative, open-minded, positive, and ready for a challenge!
    • Must enjoy and be comfortable working with community organizations, educators, and youth
    • Be a "people person," able to build and maintain good relationships with community partners and coworkers
    • Ability to take initiative and work independently, have leadership skills, and team spirit -- all rolled into one!
    • Must have at least an N driver's license and candidates with access to a vehicle are preferred
    • Ready to learn quickly, take ownership of the program, and set your own tasks to reach the program's goals
    • Excited by goal-setting and metric-driven work
    • Basic knowledge of social media and an eye for design
    • Experience working with spreadsheets such as Excel or Google Sheets an asset
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Gmail (or ability to learn new email systems quickly/easily)
    • Proven ability to creatively problem solve
    • Excellent written and verbal English language communication skills (French is a bonus!)
    • Most important is an excitement about taking on the role, making it your own, and growing the program, whatever it takes!

    Compensation

    • $36,000 (~ $17.30 per hour) starting salary
    • 20% discount on all of our products on spud.ca!
    • Extended Health Care Benefits (effective the first of the month after 90 days) 

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