June 19, 2018

Employment Posting 

Position Title:                           Fundraising/Events Coordinator
Position Type:                          Part Time Permanent; 25 hours weekly – (Possible 30-35 hours prior to events)
Wage:                                         $19. Per hour
Location:                                   Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows
Application Deadline:            July 10, 2018

Ridge Meadows Hospice Society is a nonprofit registered charity providing compassion, support and care to patients and loved ones in dealing with end of life experience, grief and mourning. This is an employment opportunity that is calling out to all enthusiastic, professional and articulate individuals to become involved in work they care about!

Function: Responsible for the planning and implementation of all fundraising events, securing sponsors, donors, volunteers and revenue generation.


Manages all aspects of planning and running fundraising events in conjunction with event committees, staff and Directors. Some of these events include, but are not limited to: The Vistas Run & Walk, Oktoberfest, St Paddy’s Pub Night, Celebrate a Life and a Time to Remember.
Volunteer Management: recruit, screen, train, supervise and motivate event volunteers.
Research and implement new events or activities to increase donations/revenue and awareness of the
Ridge Meadows Hospice Society programs and services.
Secures corporate sponsorship and donations from existing, and actively pursues new prospects.
Researches grant opportunities and prepare grant applications.
Prepares event budgets and provides reports and statistical analysis of fundraising activities.
Work with the Executive Director to prepare media and promotional strategy.


Recognized post-secondary education in fund development/volunteer management, fund raising or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
2 – 3 years of event/fundraising coordinator and volunteer management experience.
Strong planning, organization, marketing and administrative skills showing attention to detail.
Experience using MS Office essential – experience using Corel Draw an advantage.
Exceptional team working, interpersonal communication, sponsor, donor and public relations.
Flexibility is a must; occasional evening and weekend work necessary for events.
High level of diplomacy, discretion and confidentiality.
Valid BC Driver’s License and access to a vehicle.

We thank all applicants for their interest, and advise that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Email resume and covering letter to or Fax to 604-463-6358.
No phone calls please.

Full Job Description


The Ridge Meadows Hospice Society is NOT actively recruiting foreign workers.  We will never ask job applicants to send money as part of the job application process.  Our community programs, unless otherwise noted, are free of charge to attend.  Should you receive an email, text or other communication similar to that described above, contact your local police station or anti-fraud agency.