World Vision International Job Vacancy: Partnership Manager - Mississauga, Canada

Are you looking for more than a job? At World Vision Canada we offer challenging careers that change the lives of children all over the world and it will change yours too. Come and be part of a team of over 500 Canadians with a vision for the world: Life in all its fullness for every child.

You will experience Christian faith in action helping to make real and lasting change in the lives of the world’s most vulnerable children. Join the World Vision Canada team and be part of a powerful and effective force for good: For Children. For Change. For Life.

Job Description:
This is a full-time temporary position for 12 months with the potential for an extension.

Reporting to the Team Leader, Resources in Kind, the Partnership Manager's (Products and Services) primary responsibilities include:
  • resource acquisition and management of gifts-in-kind
  • developing partnerships with corporations and other organizations
  • researching, analyzing, scoping, prospecting, cultivating, managing and stewarding partners/donors
  • promoting organizational brand and positioning World Vision Canada as key business solutions partner and thought leader
  • creating Partnership Development strategies/approaches
  • managing donor stewardship and deepen impact and engagement with corporate partners
  • being the key liaison for partners/donors and World Vision Canada
  • conducting field visits with partners as needed
Job Requirements:
  • University degree in fundraising/marketing with focus on international development
  • 3-5 years of fundraising experience
  • resource acquisition and management
  • strong oral and written communication skills (speak, read, and write English)
  • cross-cultural experience and sensitivity
  • strong and proficient skills in computer, Excel, Outlook, Dynamics CRM
  • strong interpersonal skills and team player
  • able to travel internationally and within Canada
  • valid driver's licence and access to a vehicle
How to apply:
World Vision is committed to the protection of children; all offers of employment will be conditional upon the successful completion of reference checks and a Police background check. Qualified candidates must be able to demonstrate a commitment to the core values and mission of the World Vision partnership.

World Vision Canada welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Interested applicants are asked to complete an online application via our careers website:
World Vision Canada Careers

Application deadline: August 30, 2016