Donor & Community Engagement Associate

Employer Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center
Job Type Event Planning/Management
Location Ontario
Specific Location Toronto
Salary $30,000


FSWC is seeking a passionate, enthusiastic, charismatic and initiative-taking individual to create unique and engaging events for current donors and build relationships with new donors.  Someone with experience in fundraising and the non-profit world, Jewish initiatives/programming and understanding of the FSWC mission and mandate as reviewed on our website ( will be the ideal candidate.  If you have an A-type personality, want to work for the top organization in the Jewish community with a track record of success, and can demonstrate a track record of success – this position might be for you!



Required Skills & Experience:


Creative and extensive event design and development experience


Effective stakeholder consultation and facilitation skills


Demonstrated ability to think strategically and proven track record of enhancing services through the use of technology


Decision making and critical thinking – knowledge of tools and techniques for effective use of a broad range of factors, assumptions, frameworks and perspectives when solving problems


Professional, positive, and supportive team player


Ability to work seamlessly with all levels of staff


Demonstrates professionalism across working relationships within the organization and stakeholders


Creative and communicative in generating new ideas and resolving issues


Initiative in event development and implementation


Personal Motivation and Accountability


Ability to work beyond 9-5 hours



  • Understanding of current trends in the field of tolerance and diversity both locally and globally
  • Understanding of Antisemitism, racism and intolerance in Canada and abroad
  • Intimate understanding of FSWC’s mission and mandate
  • Understanding of political environment
  • Firm knowledge of technology (i.e. design programs, spreadsheets, internet, social networking, etc.)
  • Marketing experience
  • Design experience

How to Apply

FSWC thanks all applicants however only those candidates selected for an interview will be notified.


CONTRACT to MAY 31, 2017 Full Time

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