Posted On: 2018-11-08
Closing On: 2018-11-23
Location: Dunnville
Effective: January 2019
Employment Type: Contract
Level: Intermediate

Job Description

Marketing and Fundraising Coordinator

Dunnville Hospital and Healthcare Foundation – Dunnville Ontario

The Dunnville Hospital and Healthcare Foundation is looking for a new team member who can lead our communications and fundraising initiatives. This person will be responsible for spearheading the Foundation’s signature fundraising events, supporting capital fundraising campaigns, and coordinate donor relation programs. These three areas will require marketing and communications plans including media relations for digital/social and traditional platforms. This role reports to the Chair of the Foundation Board of Directors.




Event Management:

Creates event plans and leads the implementation of the plans to ensure maximization of revenues for the Foundation. These plans will include, but are not limited to, communication strategies, budgets, volunteer coordination, on site logistics, donor relations and corporate partnerships.


Capital Campaigns:

The Foundation is required to organize capital campaigns to support the Haldimand War Memorial Hospital. These campaigns raise money for new equipment and/or new buildings. The Foundation is currently running a 3 million dollar capital campaign for a new emergency department. This person will be responsible for all marketing and communication programs to support capital campaigns as needed.


Donor Relations:

Dunnville is a generous community and our relationship with our donors and community at large has been the key to our success. This role will build on that work and lead a donor communication and expansion program for developing major gifts, grants and community partnerships.


Skills and Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years working in a marketing, fundraising role with charitable or not for profit organizations.
  • University degree or college diploma in marketing, communications, fundraising or public relations
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Comfortable working with Adobe photoshop and Illustrator, MailChimp, and Hootesuite


Job Type: One year contract (maternity leave)


Wages will be commensurate with experience. Please send resumes to the attention of Karen Tilstra Chair of the Board of Directors by November 23 2018. For more information on the Foundation please visit our website at