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Join Mealshare and help us change the world as our Toronto Community Leader:

Position: Toronto Community Leader
Organization: Mealshare
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Hours: start at 20-30 hours (see below)

Mealshare exists because some children don’t have enough to eat, and we’re not okay with that. We’re a non-profit social enterprise that makes it easy for people to provide meals to youth in need. Just buy a Mealshare item at any of our partner restaurants, and you’re providing one meal to a youth in need! We’re adding to our team of passionate change makers.

History Lesson:

Mealshare launched in the summer of 2013 with four partner restaurants in Alberta. Since then we’ve grown to 1200+ restaurants in 400+ communities across Canada. We’re a tight-knit team that works collaboratively and efficiently to change the world.

A day in the life of a Community Leader:

With support from your Community Leader Coach, you’ll manage Mealshare operations in Toronto and hustle to:

  • Pitch and sell to prospective partner restaurants via emails, drop-ins, networking and cold calls (this is a huge part of the role, so if it’s not very exciting to you, then this isn’t the perfect job for you)
  • Build and maintain meaningful relationships with our partner restaurants
  • Manage relationships with ~100 locations for our flagship partner, A&W
  • Help cultivate Mealshare’s social media presence
  • Secure funding and general support from the community
  • Manage relations with our partner charities

What it takes:

You’ll be responsible for Mealshare’s operations in Toronto. You’ll need a heart for helping people and a head for getting stuff done. We are looking for someone upbeat, friendly and personable with 3+ years of relevant experience. Our ideal candidate is:

  • Passionate about changing the world with their career
  • Extroverted; a natural friend maker/people person
  • Trustworthy and genuine
  • Organized and efficient
  • Hard-working with a hunger to exceed expectations
  • A cooperative team player who goes the extra mile
  • Confident and persistent
  • Flexible with hours & workplace
  • A proven self-motivated, responsible professional

Application and Details:

Send your CV and cover letter to dreamjob@mealshare.ca . Tell us how you heard about Mealshare, and why you want to work here. We’ll be accepting applications until April 30th and hope to have you start in late June. Thanks in advance to all candidates who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Terms:

This position will start at 20-30 hours per week (to be finalized with the candidate) and we envision it growing into full time from there. Salary is paid twice monthly, based on $20/hour. You’ll have a flexible schedule and will work from home, coffee shops and partner restaurants (our Community Leaders get a budget for eating out at partner restaurants!). Our vacation policy is very accommodating and Rule #1 in our Playbook is ‘Have fun’ (true story). We can’t wait to meet you!


 

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Apr 1 2021    ID: 59372