The Salvation Army Community Services Christmas Program Coordinator Contract in Calgary, AB

The Salvation Army Community Services

Branch Calgary AB CA

Christmas Program Coordinator
Calgary, AB

Candidates with a Social Work education are required to be registered with the ACSW. Christmas Program Coordinator….

POSITION: Christmas Program Coordinator

(Temporary Contract)

Competition # CSS15729

Please state the competition number on your resume / cover letter

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Leading and managing the Christmas Program within the mission and values of The Salvation Army
  • Providing program and administrative direction
  • Ensuring program components are implemented
  • Identifying and creating maximum media and publicity opportunities
  • Coordinating program communications (written, phone and email)
  • Ensuring all donations are received, recorded, disbursed and secured/stored as per CS(C) policies and guidelines
  • Attending all required internal and community meetings
  • Completing all documentation including evaluations, statistics, weekly/monthly reports and annual outcome report
  • Reacting quickly and appropriately to problems; following up in a timely manner to issues that are not immediately resolvable
  • Recruiting, selecting, orienting, training, and supervising direct reports and volunteers
  • Performing other related duties that align with the projects and mission of the Salvation Army

QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate should:

  • Have a Bachelor Degree in a related field. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be accepted
  • Have at least three years of related experience, including human services/administration, working with volunteers and marginalized population and working knowledge of inventory control and marketing/public relations. Prior Project Management experience would be a definite asset
  • Have the ability to get results despite a large workload, competing demands and working in a fast paced environment
  • Have demonstrated excellent interpersonal and effective oral/written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Access
  • Successfully pass a Police Security Clearance Check and Child Intervention Check
  • Have a current Standard First Aid certification
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Be willing to support the mission of the Salvation army, work in a compassionate and non-judgmental manner

Candidates with a Social Work education are required to be registered with the ACSW

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-01
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