Philanthropy Officer

A role grounded in purpose.
A supportive team united by a bold vision and shared passion.
A strong, strategic mission-driven organization reshaping life and future for people living with dementia.

Consider joining us at the Alzheimer Society of Calgary, where shared values and fresh ideas meet the ambition, energy, and encouragement to move them forward. We’re searching for the right person to join us full-time as the Philanthropy Officer.

In your role, you will be accountable for developing and implementing elements of the annual giving and events programs, building long-term relationships with donors and sponsors, and increasing stakeholder engagement. You will ensure fundraising projects are positioned to deliver set goals through careful planning, effective project management and coordination, teamwork, and ongoing evaluation.

The right candidate understands the impact of a donor-centered approach. You have a positive attitude, enjoy connecting with donors, and are committed to growing Alzheimer Calgary’s profile in the community.

Our ideal person will require a minimum of three years of experience in a fund development role and post-secondary education in a related field. The right candidate has demonstrated expertise and results in donor relations, events management, and annual giving. Excellent time management and communication skills (oral and written) round out your qualifications.

Dementia is a growing issue affecting too many families in the Calgary community. The need for local programs and services is ever-increasing, as is the need for increased financial support to make them possible.

Our culture is buoyed by an entrepreneurial-style spirit. We take pride in maintaining a stable yet flexible, team-oriented work environment and work/life balance. This position reports to the Director of Philanthropy. Alzheimer Society of Calgary offers a competitive salary, benefits and a hybrid work model.

Please submit your cover letter and resume by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, November 26 to:

Attention: Karolina Ciezar

We sincerely thank you for your interest. Only applicants selected for the interview process will be contacted.

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