Posted On: 2017-05-04
Closing On: 2017-05-26
Location: Stouffville, ON
Effective: as soon as possible
Employment Type: Full-Time
Level: Management
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Job Description

The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Ontario SPCA) is a registered charity with a Provincial Office in Stouffville and supports over 50 communities throughout Ontario.  The following full-time opportunity is available at the Provincial Office in Stouffville, Ontario.

Manager, Peer to Peer Fundraising

1 Year Contract Position – Full Time



To manage the development, planning and strategic execution of the Society’s award-winning provincial Peer to Peer Fundraising events such as National Cupcake Day for SPCA’s and Humane Societies and the Friends for Life! Walk



  • Managing all aspects of the Society’s Provincial Peer to Peer Campaign functions, including developing and executing provincial strategies and project timelines
  • Manage and update event content, prizing, digital participant e-communications and stewardship through deploying emails and managing constituents (participants and donors) experiences and outcomes
  • Experience with Blackbaud/Convio’s Luminate and Teamraiser platform
  • Campaign website updates, developing and updating digital and print marketing materials with Research incentive programs for participants for the peer to peer programs like the Walkathon and Cupcake Day or other programs as they are developed and launched
  • Manage and steward relationships with new and existing Provincial Campaign Sponsors to assist with their ‘in-house’ or customized fundraising programs that support the Ontario SPCA and/or its affiliated communities
  • Working with provincial 3rd party vendors to develop & deliver ‘best in class’ program/campaign print & digital assets to allow for ease of stakeholder use and success .
  • Providing guidance and support to the Provincial Education & Animal Centre’s (PEAC) Community Development Coordinator on implementing community fundraising driven special events including premiere events like the PEAC Friends for Life! Walk and GTA Cupcake Day events
  • Post Campaign analysis identifying key metrics and strategy for future provincial campaign roll-out and delivery to Ontario SPCA Animal Centres and Affiliate Communities across the province
  • Provide guidance, support and coaching for  Animal Centre Managers regarding Peer to Peer fundraising
  • Build registration web sites for all Animal Centre’s March Break Camps, Future Vet Summer camps as required
  • Develop and deliver other specific campaigns and/or projects assigned throughout the year
  • Further develop key identified markets in Ontario with the delivery of campaign events in these markets
  • Other duties as assigned



  • 3-5 years experience in coordinating or managing Provincial or National Peer to Peer Events, preferably with experience using Blackbaud (, Convio –Luminate Teamraiser)
  • Ability to work under pressure, handle competing deadlines, respond promptly to a variety of requests to various stakeholders and team members both internal and external
  • Proven project management experience with superior organizational skills
  • Preferred college and/or university degree or an equivalent combination of education or experience; post-graduate certificate in event planning, fundraising or public relations an asset Demonstrated execution abilities with a proven track record of successful special events
  • Commitment to superior customer service and donor/community relations and inter team communications and relationships
  • Proven communication skills (verbal and writing) and strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure, to be part of a team, to be responsive and to meet deadlines
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Experience with complex databases and strong MS Office skills
  • Experience in Adobe Suites considered an asset
  • Valid Ontario Drivers License

If you are interested in this opportunity and have the above qualifications, please forward your resume with a covering letter including salary expectations by May 26th to:  

Jennifer Jordan

16586 Woodbine Ave.,

Stouffville, ON  L4A 2W3


We thank all applicants for your interest in the Ontario SPCA however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The Ontario SPCA is proud to provide employment accommodation during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please indicate this on your application and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. For any questions, suggestions or required documents regarding accessibility in a different format, please contact us at 888-668-7722 or