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Prospect Researcher

Position Type: Unpaid Volunteer
Location: National Office, Downtown Toronto, ON/Work from home
Years Experience: Entry Level
Hours: Part-time 1 day per week or 8 hours per week
Report to: Manager, Philanthropy

The Hearing Foundation of Canada (THFC) is a leading national organization committed to eliminating the often devastating effects of hearing loss on the quality of life of Canadians by promoting prevention, early diagnosis, leading edge medical research and successful intervention.

If you are a motivated individual interested in learning how a small, national charity works, this is the ideal opportunity for you to learn.
The emphasis of this position is in researching corporations and foundations and identifying major gift prospects from across Canada. The applicant should be comfortable using the internet to conduct research and inputting data into Excel reports. The position requires excellent organizational, written, and oral communication skills.

Duties:

    • Identify and research new corporate and foundation donors for major gift cultivation and solicitation through review and analysis of Big Database and internet websites.
    • Input data into Excel reports.
    • Proactively update and maintain prospect records while adhering to all appropriate ethical and privacy laws.

    Qualifications:

      • Experience inputting data into Excel spreadsheets and familiar with using the internet to research.
      • Strong written and oral communication skills
      • Excellent attention to detail
      • Strong team player

      If you are interested in this opportunity and have the above qualifications please forward your resume with a covering letter toLauren Edding-Lee.

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Position Type: Unpaid Volunteer
Location: National Office, Downtown Toronto, ON/Work from home
Years Experience: Entry Level
Hours: Part-time 1 day per week or 8 hours per week
Report to: Office Manager

The Hearing Foundation of Canada (THFC) is a leading national organization committed to eliminating the often devastating effects of hearing loss on the quality of life of Canadians by promoting prevention, early diagnosis, leading edge medical research and successful intervention.

If you are a motivated individual interested in learning how a small, national charity works, this is the ideal opportunity for you to learn.
The emphasis of this position is in translating our two websites into French. The applicant should be comfortable doing translation into French. The position requires excellent organizational, written, and oral communication skills in both official languages.

Duties:

    • Translate the English version of www.hearingfoundation.ca and soundsense.ca into French.

    Qualifications:

      • Must be fully bilingual in both English and French
      • Strong written communication skills in English and French
      • Excellent attention to detail

      If you are interested in this opportunity and have the above qualifications please forward your resume with a covering letter to Lauren Edding-Lee.