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Job Title: Part-Time General Manager Organization: Friends of Pinery Park Location: Pinery Provincial Park Job Type: Part-Time
Friends of Pinery Park is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and enhancement of Pinery Provincial Park. We are currently seeking a dynamic and organized individual to join our team as a Part-Time General Manager. Working in collaboration with the Board of Directors and Pinery Park leadership, this position will play a crucial role in overseeing various aspects of our organization, including fundraising, events, grants, and financial management.
Develop and implement fundraising strategies to support the organization’s goals.
Cultivate relationships with donors, sponsors, and community partners.
Organize and execute fundraising events, campaigns, and initiatives.
2. Event Management:
Plan, coordinate, and execute events that align with the organization’s mission and objectives.
Collaborate with volunteers and committee members to ensure successful event execution.
Evaluate and analyze event outcomes for continuous improvement.
3. Grant Management:
Research, identify, and apply for relevant grants to secure funding for projects and initiatives.
Manage the grant application process, including proposal writing and reporting.
Maintain accurate records of grant submissions, deadlines, and outcomes.
4. Board of Directors Communication:
Maintain open and transparent communication with the Board of Directors.
Provide regular updates on organizational activities, financial status, and strategic initiatives.
Collaborate with the Board to develop and implement organizational policies and strategies.
5. Community Engagement:
Foster positive relationships with the community, park visitors, and stakeholders.
Represent the organization at public events and engage in community outreach.
Collaborate with volunteers and coordinate their involvement in various projects.
Proven experience in fundraising, event planning, and grants management within a non-profit setting.
Experience with general bookkeeping, payroll and budgeting principles.
Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
Ability to work independently and collaboratively with diverse stakeholders and team-members.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and basic financial management tools.
Schedule and Compensation
This is a part-time position with flexible hours, requiring approximately 15 hours per week.
Compensation will be commensurate with experience.
Established in 1989, The Friends of Pinery Park is a registered charity dedicated to education, promotion, and preservation of Pinery Provincial Park. Over the years we have undertaken a variety of activities to protect the Park’s rare ecosystem and enhance the experience of visitors to the Park. Among them: research into species at risk, projects to stabilize the freshwater dunes, projects to make the Park’s natural beauty accessible to all, educational programs for children and youth, and much more. Join us!