Posted On: 2019-07-08
Closing On: 2019-08-12
Location: Toronto, ON
Effective: August 2019
Employment Type: Full-Time
Level: Junior
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Job Description

EWB Canada is a free-thinking charitable organization that brings people and ideas together to tackle the most crucial causes of poverty and inequality. We are a global community that applies inquiry, ingenuity and collective action to transform the flawed economic systems that allow poverty and inequality to persist. 

We nurture talent and leadership, enable social entrepreneurship and advocate for policy innovations to cross-breed systems-changing innovations to ensure economic opportunity and essential services like education or financial services reach everyone, including the most underserved and marginalized populations. 

EWB Canada is looking for someone with the ability to effectively present our organizational purpose and mission alongside our programmatic achievements and needs to potential funding agencies and philanthropists. Success for this role is to secure grant funding. The Development Associate, Communications will primarily serve as a content and proposal writer (i.e. grants, stewardship reports, cases for support materials) for EWB’s fundraising team. 


We are looking for a persuasive, clear and compelling communicator. Someone capable of writing and using a variety of media to craft compelling invitations to support EWB Canada’s impact. If you are energized by EWB Canada’s mission and thoughtful approach to impact, and if you have a demonstrated track record of creating successful proposals and engagement material, you may be our ideal candidate. At EWB Canada, you will make sure our communications to current and prospective donors are both on-brand and effective in delivering our values, vision and impact potential.  

We are looking for someone who has strong writing and presentation skills and enjoys transforming complex ideas into memorable and accessible stories. 

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