Project Coordinator - Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
$45,000 - $55,000 per annum
The Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (CPFF) created in 2009, is a registered Canadian Charitable Foundation established to provide hope and support for people affected by pulmonary fibrosis (PF). to raise money to find causes and treatments for PF, provide education and support for people affected by the disease and to help answer those non-medical questions frequently asked by those suffering with the disease. The CPFF is a not-for-profit charitable organization.
The Project Coordinator is responsible for assisting the Executive Director (ED) with implementing specific projects and administrative functions.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Identifying project opportunities and developing proposals in line with the CPFF Strategic Plan for review and approval by the Board of Directors; project implementation and management, including, planning, budgeting, scheduling and monitoring through completion
- Coordinating with 22 Patient Support Groups across the country, providing administrative support to facilitate their operation, growth and expansion, including administration of funding, promoting use of technology (ZOOM) to facilitate virtual meetings, identify opportunities for developing new Groups.
- Foster the development of a Volunteer data base and the development of formal CPFF Regional Committees country wide.
- Foundation administration to ensure efficient and compliant foundation operations, including: managing donor database, issuing tax receipts, reconciling donation from all sources, grant writing, budget tracking & recording, planning & attending events as required.
Key qualifications for this position include:
- Undergraduate degree or diploma in business administration, communications or related field.
- Self-starter and action-oriented with ability to take on increasing responsibilities within a growth oriented, non-profit organization.
- Strong written and verbal English communication skills; French an asset.
- Proven communication and excellent interpersonal skills.
- Proficiency working with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook; Experience with the back-end administration panels of Social Media (e.g.: Facebook, YouTube and Twitter), other web technologies.
- Ability to travel - Ability to work independently and remotely. CPFF does not have a central office.
- Experience with patient-based non-profit activities is ideal, particularly in supporting patient issues, treatment option research and advocacy at provincial and national levels of government.
Qualified candidates must submit a detailed resume by MAY 14, 2021 to:
Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.