The Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre is one of Ontario’s largest and most progressive long-term care homes. It is also an innovative Seniors Village with 139 independent-living apartments and a 12-bed Guest House providing respite care. Veterans enjoy access to 250 of the Health Centre’s 450 long-term care beds and to the Seniors Village apartments. The Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre Foundation is the fundraising arm of the Health Centre and is seeking a motivated and team-oriented individual for the position of:
Administrative Assistant to the Foundation
Full-time (37.5 hours per week)
Reporting directly to the Manager of Development, the Administrative Assistant will assist the Foundation in all fundraising and provide administrative assistance supporting the Foundation. The emphasis will be placed on day to day administrative duties and ensuring effective donor centered and volunteer centered cultivation, stewardship and recognition.
This position requires strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills with an ability to meet multiple competing priorities. This position requires excellent English writing skills, French language skills would be an asset. You will also be responsible for data base manipulation, batching, receipt processing and letter preparation and updating. Maintenance of all donor records, preparation of monthly queries, and other related duties.
The successful candidate will have a university degree or community college diploma in a related field or equivalent background in fundraising, administrative, communications and/or public relations. Will have a minimum of 2 years of experience in a not-for-profit organization and have a thorough working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite including word processing and spreadsheet applications and database applications. Knowledge of Raiser’s Edge, would be an asset.
Flexibility to work some evenings/weekends as required.
Resumes may be forwarded by 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 to:
The Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre
1750 Russell Road
Ottawa, ON K1G 5Z6
E-Mail: prvhc%23com|jobs perleyrideaufoundation.ca
We thank all candidates for applying; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
For candidates selected for consideration, the Perley Rideau, upon request, will make reasonable accommodation for any disability-related needs with respect to the recruitment process and materials.