CIBC Run for the Cure Volunteer Engagement Lead

(Canadian Cancer Society, Waterloo-Wellington Community Office)

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Position ID: V-GUE2825 Last Modified: 22 Jun 2018 Last Full Update: 22 Jun 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactKaitlynn Barrett, Community Fundraising Specialist, Canadian Cancer Society; Phone: (519) 249-0074; Email:
DutiesAs the Volunteer Engagement Lead, you are responsible for recruiting volunteers for events leading up to the Run and on Run weekend. Working with fellow committee members, you determine how many event volunteers are needed and build a community outreach plan to engage volunteers. Through the management of your location’s Run volunteer email account, driving registration of volunteers on the website, and giving updates to the committee at each meeting, you will excel in your role. On Run Day, you oversee volunteer schedules through volunteer sign-in, the distribution of t-shirts, redirecting volunteers as needed, verifying of hours, and thanking volunteers for their time and energy. Support and training on our online volunteer management software will be provided.
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Benefits Contributing to the organization’s vision of creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer 
 Developing volunteer management and communication skills 
 Working collaboratively with like-minded volunteers in the community 
 Building relationships in your community
Suitable ForAnyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ;  The ability to work independently and as a member of a team  
 Comfortable in a leadership role and a passion for building relationships  
 Regular access to a computer and comfortable navigating email and web platforms  
 Strong organizational and time management skills  
 Passionate about the breast cancer cause
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Number of PositionsGuelph 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
Start DateOn or after 03 Jul 2018
Display Until31 Aug 2018
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Organization NameCanadian Cancer Society, Waterloo-Wellington Community Office