The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) is a not-for-profit organization that promotes excellence in journalism by celebrating outstanding journalistic achievement through an annual awards program ; by operating journalism websites, J-Source.ca (English) and ProjetJ.ca (French), in cooperation with the country’s leading journalism schools ; and by organizing events that facilitate dialogue among journalists, business people, politicians, government officials and academics about the role of the media in Canadian society.
Reporting directly to the executive director, this position is responsible for providing assistance and support to the overall operation of the Canadian Journalism Foundation. The position requires strong computer and internet research skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to work well with all levels of volunteer management and staff as well as stakeholders and vendors.
This position will be of particular interest to an administrative professional who is a highly organized self-starter and enjoys having the broad range of responsibilities that goes with working in a small organization.
Essential Functions/Responsibilities :
SUPPORT FOR FUNDRAISING AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
SUPPORT FOR PROGRAMMING
The ideal candidate will be a professional with :
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.
Please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter by 5:00 pm on Friday August 5, 2011.
If after reviewing the above requirements and responsibilities you feel you have the necessary qualifications, please direct your resume in confidence to :
Natalie Turvey, Executive Director, The Canadian Journalism Foundation, 59 Adelaide Street East, Suite 500, Toronto, ON M5C 1K6
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Full-time contract positionStart Date : August 2011
Term of Contract : 12 month contract ; possibility of renewal
Salary : Commensurate with experience and qualifications
Deadline for application : August 5, 2011