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Fundraising Administrative Volunteer

Organization: Canadian Cancer Society (Ottawa Community Office)

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 5

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Feb 28, 2018


To assist the fundraising department with general administration and day-to-day operations.

Help the Society to
• ensure that the community’s needs are met by the Canadian Cancer Society

Time commitment
• at least 3 hours per week
• 3 month commitment

• assisting with different projects throughout the year, including data entry, reconciliation of receipts, editing documents, verifying numbers in spreadsheets, preparing kits for team captains and canvassers
• researching city maps and transcribing new information into database
• manually pulling information from a database into several excel spreadsheets
• office duties as required, including mail sorting and preparation, filing and photocopying
• adhere to all Canadian Cancer Society policies,
procedures, standards and guidelines

Requirements & qualifications
• strong computer skills and internet experience
• intermediate level excel preferred
• detail oriented
• communication and interpersonal skills
• ability to work independently
• ability to work in a fast-paced environment


Shannon McMillan


Ext: 3622


Volunteer Opportunity Address
116 Albert Street, Ottawa, ON K1P 5G3


Good for people interested in: Administration/Office

You will be working with: Men; Women

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
• gain valuable and relevant workplace skills
• use your experience to help support the Canadian Cancer Society in Ottawa
• orientation and staff support provided

How will the organization benefit?
To assist the fundraising department with general administration and day-to-day operations to help the Society to ensure that the community's needs are met by the Canadian Cancer Society

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors

Public transportation available: Yes

This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes