Volunteer Committee - Administrative Assistant Lead

Organization Details
Organization Name: KIDS Initiative
Address: Winnipeg MB
Website: http://www.kidsinitiative.ca
Organizational Description: MISSION
To work with developing communities by facilitating sustainable solutions to enrich the lives of children.

A world where everyone lives more and suffers less.

To better the lives of children by helping to alleviate poverty, facilitating sustainable food and water solutions, advancing education, and improving health.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 4629
Description of Duties:

- Prepare Monthly Report
- Required donor thank you phone calls
- In conjunction with the lead of the Event Planning & Fund Development and the Communications & Marketing Team Leads, develop new annual thank you letters, donor letters, request letters, etc.
- Manage all tax receipting
- Database management

Skills Required:

- Experience working within the not-for-profit sector
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, in regard to being able to communicate effectively and respectfully with donors, volunteers, and Board members.
- Familiarity and a general understanding of donor stewardship and volunteer management and recognition
- Experience leading a team of volunteers and understanding how to utilize everyone's skills to create a cohesive and nurturing team environment in order to achieve the desired outcomes of the program.
- Organizational and time management skills to ensure tasks are being identified and achieved in a timely manner.
- Experience developing and executing a donor stewardship and volunteer recruitment, retention, and recognition plan.
- Social media, marketing, and communication skills an asset.

Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:
Remote Volunteering
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Online: www.kidsinitiative.ca/volunteer
Closing Date: Dec 31, 2024