Full Time

Development Associate

Jewish Federation of Winnipeg C300-123 Doncaster Street, Winnipeg MB

Development Associate

Jewish Federation of Winnipeg is seeking a Development Associate who will work collaboratively within a highly dedicated team of fundraising professionals and lay leaders to move our annual fundraising efforts forward, guided by the Jewish Federation of Winnipeg’s mission:

Act as the representative body of the Winnipeg Jewish Community, building and sustaining a strong, secure and connected community rooted in Jewish values.

Full-time position reporting to the Chief Development Officer

Salary Range: $47,500-52,500 plus a comprehensive benefit package

What you bring to the job:

  • Enthusiasm for excellent customer service, teamwork, and relationship building
  • Natural ability to communicate for a cause
  • Self-starter with strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently and effectively
  • Exceptional communications (written, verbal, editing) and interest in creative writing (newsletters, fundraising appeals, etc.)
  • Experience with MS Office (excel and word)
  • Interest in ongoing learning (including new technology and systems)

The extras we would welcome:

  • Post-Secondary education or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Experience working with volunteers
  • Willingness to bring forward ideas and apply learnings into daily work
  • Experience with large database management systems
  • Experience with mass email communication platforms such as MailChimp
  • Knowledge of the Jewish community and traditions


  • Work closely with the development team to create concept and write impactful fundraising communications
  • Work collaboratively with the development team on fundraising strategies, donor solicitation, events, and volunteer engagement
  • Fulfill essential administrative responsibilities including record management, letters, presentations, meeting and event logisitics

To Apply: Please send your cover letter and resume detailing your fit for this position to careers@jewishwinnipeg.org

We thank all who apply but will only contact those who are selected for an interview.

Deadline: April 3, 2023

The Jewish Federation of Winnipeg believes in the principles of equity, diversity, inclusion, and is committed to doing our part to advance Truth and Reconciliation. Accommodations are provided during the recruitment process if requested.