Wanted: Volunteer Donor Development Manager
Organization: Reimagine Agriculture
Location: Remote - anywhere in Canada
Reimagine Agriculture is looking for a donor relations manager. This position would be focused on providing guidance and operational support as we develop, implement and maintain a network of donors. We are in our first year of being operational and are working to create on-going financial stability.
About Reimagine Agriculture:
We founded Reimagine Agriculture because we saw the opportunity to address pressing agricultural issues like food waste and animal agriculture that are not currently being given enough attention in Canada. The farming sector is often overlooked in the critical and ongoing conversations surrounding waste and climate change. As agricultural waste and demand for meat, dairy, eggs and other products of animal agriculture continue to grow worldwide, their contributions to the already dire effects of climate change will worsen. Applying our expertise to these critically overlooked issues, Reimagine Agriculture is committed to reducing the negative impacts of these systems, building the changes in Canada that are needed throughout the world.
We accomplish these goals through the primary use of education through knowledge mobilization, building alliances, and policy change. This can be in the form of presentations to various age groups and organizations, national campaigns with democratic engagement, and working with related stakeholders. Our focus is on being effective, using evidence-based reasoning and meeting people where they are. Our team is a small group of dedicated individuals and friends who are working together to make strategic and operational decisions for Reimagine Agriculture. Learn more about us at reimagineagriculture.org
What we are looking for in you:
We are hoping to work with someone who has expertise in developing a network of donors. We are a new organization and remain largely volunteer based. We are incredibly proud of how far we’ve come, yet need more support for continued development. There is the possibility of this becoming a paid job in future as funds allow.
It is important to us to have a volunteer who has a strong understanding of these agricultural issues and a passion to address them. Applicants should be open-minded and thoughtful. It is absolutely not necessary to be vegetarian or vegan for the position (and may even be an asset as that is the primary population we work with).
Interested individuals can send an email to email@example.com with a few paragraphs explaining why they’re passionate about these agricultural issues, what they think they can bring to the position and an attached resume. The deadline is May 7.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Apr 20 2021 ID: 59527