Fund Development Officer
With SAAAC Autism Centre
Assignment Details
Flexible Role
Minimum time commitment of 4 hours per week; Minimum of 6 months. Open to both working professionals and students.
SAAAC Autism Centre, 705 Progress Avenue Unit 63
Scarborough, Ontario, M1H2X1, Canada
About the Assignment
Responsibilities may be assigned or combined depending on staffing:

· Works with Director of Development to draft and complete grant applications
· Research and shortlist appropriate granting programs for SAAAC's programming objectives
· Collect and organize the necessary information/documentation required to complete the grants assigned
· Work with Director of Development to initiate working partnerships with community agencies and other organizations/businesses
· Generate leads for prospective donors, sponsors and granting programs
· Generate proposals in a persuasive and professional manner
Skills Required
· Demonstrate strong organizational skills
· Demonstrate attention to detail
· Superior skills researching and synthesizing academic and policy papers
· Maintain a high degree of confidentiality
· Demonstrate superior writing skills
· Work well under pressure and meet deadlines
Undergraduate degree or College Diploma in the Liberal Arts, Humanities, Business, Marketing or a related discipline/program. Equivalent relevant work-experience is also acceptable
Perks and Benefits
Here are some benefits of being a volunteer with the SAAAC Autism Centre:

Ability to network with professionals in healthcare, social service, and corporate sector

Opportunity to actively participate in the development and growth of a non-profit organization

Upon completion of your volunteering term, a letter of recommendation will be provided and future recommendations will be offered up to two years after completed volunteering term
Applications Open
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