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The Ottawa Network for Education is a dynamic organization where creativity and collaboration are part of everyday life. Our team is composed of full-time, part-time as well as contract staff. 

If you care deeply about our community and helping students achieve their full potential, consider joining us!

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Are you passionate about youth and education? 

Looking for a great place to work?   

Consider joining the dynamic and creative team at the Ottawa Network for Education.

 

The Ottawa Network for Education (ONFE) is a non-profit charitable organization that develops innovative collaborative programs to enrich public education in Ottawa.   Working with partners from business, education, government and the community, ONFE has launched over 40 programs since its inception in 1985. ONFE also acts as a catalyst for discussion and collaborative action around local education issues.  To learn more about the Ottawa Network for Education, please visit our website at https://www.onfe-rope.ca.

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Advancement Officer

 You are an energetic and creative individual who is ready to lead the grant writing, monthly giving and third-party event portfolios at ONFE. You have experience managing a database, and you thrive in a dynamic and collaborative work environment. 

 Key Responsibilities:

Fundraising

Write and track grant applications in support of ONFE programming
Grow third-party fundraising revenue by cultivating and securing new relationships
Grow the monthly giving program through strategic communications and engagement with current donors
Provide tax receipts to all donors
Maintain the ONFE database for the advancement department
Support all major ONFE fundraising events
Liaise with leadership team and programming staff to advance fundraising initiatives at ONFE
Other tasks as needed 

Required Skills and Experience

Post-secondary degree or diploma in communications, journalism or a related field
Minimum five years of progressive experience in fundraising
Proven track record of securing grant applications
Proven track record in relationship building/partnership development
Excellent proposal and grant writing skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Office and CRM databases (preferably Raiser’s Edge and/or  eTapestry)
Fluency in both English and French would be considered an asset

This is a full-time position with an attractive benefits package.

Please send your resume to hr@onfe-rope.ca  by 9 am on August 21st, 2017.     Consideration of applications will begin on August 21. The competition will remain open until the position is filled. 

We thank applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  

To learn more about the Ottawa Network for Education, please visit our website at http://www.onfe-rope.ca

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Marketing and Communication Officer
 You are an energetic and creative individual who is ready to lead all aspects of marketing and communications at ONFE. You are a talented writer, with an ability to communicate strategically through multiple platforms.
 Key Responsibilities:
Marketing
Develop key messages for ONFE programs, events and fundraising initiatives.
Collaborate with programming staff to identify opportunities to market ONFE’s programs to stakeholders, volunteers and donors.
Communications
Maintain marketing and communications content calendar for ONFE programs and fundraising initiatives. 
Write compelling, donor centered copy for ONFE publications and campaigns (e-newsletters, fundraising appeals, donor reports, social media)
Build strategic communications plan that supports volunteer recruitment and fundraising initiatives 
Update and maintain website
Create ONFE Annual Report
Monitor key communications metrics to track performance of ONFE content
Write media and press releases
Required Skills and Experience
Post-secondary degree or diploma in communications, journalism or a related field
Minimum three years of experience in non-profit and/or fundraising. 
Exceptional writing skills with an ability to craft compelling stories
Knowledge of Microsoft Office, CRM databases (preferably Raiser’s Edge and/or eTapestry) and social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube)
Experience using Word Press, Google Analytics and basic graphic design skills
Fluency in both English and French would be considered an asset
This is a part-time position equivalent to 3 days per week. 
Please send your resume to hr@onfe-rope.ca  by 9 am on August 21st, 2017.     Consideration of applications will begin on August 21. The competition will remain open until the position is filled. 
We thank applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  
To learn more about the Ottawa Network for Education, please visit our website at www.onfe-rope.ca