Relay For Life Corporate Sponsorship and Team Recruitment Lead

(Canadian Cancer Society, Durham Region)

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Position ID: V-OSH1233 Last Modified: 07 Feb 2019 Last Full Update: 07 Feb 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactHeather Johnson, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator, Canadian Cancer Society; Phone: 905-434-6405 ext 3249; Email:
DutiesCorporate Sponsorship and Team Recruitment Lead on the Relay for Life Committee * use your personal and professional networks to assist in the promotion and team recruitment for Relay For Life * work collaboratively with your Canadian Cancer Society staff partner and the Relay for Life Event Chair * seek, establish and develop new relationships and leads within the corporate community * share information on leads with your Canadian Cancer Society staff partner
BenefitsBe a member of a successful team helping to create a world where no one fears cancer * have a positive impact in your community, foster growth and professional development of your fellow committee members * apply your skills and experience to promote Relay For Life in your community * enhance your leadership skills, improve your public speaking skills, and increase networking opportunities
ClientsPeople living with cancer
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommittees ; Fundraising / Canvassing
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthLong Term - 2 year term preferred
Interaction LevelLarge Group
Minimum Hours12 / Month
Dates and TimesCommittee meets on a monthly basis, regular check-ins with staff * meetings dates and times are determine by consensus of the committee
SeasonsYear Round ; Planning begins in October 2018 with the event taking place in June 2019
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationDriver License required ; Car required
Police CheckNot Required
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Organization NameCanadian Cancer Society, Durham Region

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