Canopy Grant Writer Part Time in Vancouver, BC


Branch Vancouver BC CA

Grant Writer
Vancouver, BC

Canopy is a not for profit environmental organization dedicated to protecting forests, species and climate. Gold Magnet aka Grant Writer….

Job Vacancy: Gold Magnet aka Grant Writer
Position Location: Vancouver
FTE: Part-Time – hours TBD (at least 2.5 days/week)
Closing Date for Applications: Ongoing until filled

Canopy is seeking an experienced Grant Writer and fundraiser with a proven track record of success to join our fun, results-oriented and fast paced team. You will work closely with Canopy’s Development Director and Leadership Team to enable Canopy’s work in the world. We take fundraising seriously at Canopy and we like to emphasis the FUN in FUNdraising. If you are a powerful and creative communicator who can convince anyone of anything, then you may well be our perfect new team member. If you’re game to sharpen your charades skills to communicate our story, as well as have an excellent written piece as back up for when you need to conform to rules, then this is the job for you.

Position Summary:
Canopy’s Grant Writer is primarily responsible for developing and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making bodies, and will persuasively communicate Canopy’s innovative, collaborative, solutions-focused model of change and mission to potential and existing funders. Reporting to the Director of Development, the Grant Writer will assemble and submit grant requests, establish and maintain personal contact and relationships with foundation contacts, conduct prospect research and maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines.

Job Description:
Please contact Fawzia for more information – she needs to make new fundraising friends.

How To Apply:
There are 10 mistakes in this sentence:

“If you beleive you are a grate grant writor with an eye for details, Spot these mistakes, than sent us your feedback on the below addrress including your CV & cover letter: ”

Fawzia Ahmad, Development Director

Mark the subject line “Gold Magnet”. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Fawzia.

About Canopy: Canopy is a not for profit environmental organization dedicated to protecting forests, species and climate. Canopy collaborates with more than 800 companies to develop innovative solutions, make their supply chains more sustainable and help protect our world’s remaining ancient and endangered forests. Canopy’s partners include Sprint, EILEEN FISHER, TC Transcontinental, Penguin Random House, The Globe and Mail, Scholastic and Lonely Planet. Canopy’s work relies on the support of individual donors who share our passion for the planet.

Canopy embraces equity and diversity and is committed to a workplace that is enriched by the people, needs and desires of Canada’s diverse community. We thank all applicants, however, we will only be contacting candidates successful in securing an int

Job Type: Part-time

Required experience:

  • Grant Writing / fundraising experience: 2 years

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-02-19
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