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Program Officer, Grants and National Programs

About the Role 
As a key Food Banks Canada team member, the Program Officer, Grants and National Programs works collaboratively to support a national capacity granting program and other key program implementations and administration that will support our national network of provincial associations and affiliated food banks. This is a permanent full-time and remote-based position. 
 
What You Will Be Doing
Monitor, track, and provide administration of programs grants and applications through the Food Banks Canada grant portal Survey Monkey Apply (SM Apply).
Work closely with national program managers to help implement program development plans, evaluate program effectiveness, and improve program strategies.
Develop appropriate and effective program communication materials and elements.
Be a key team member in developing and managing relationships with the national network by preparing and attending meetings with food banks and provincial associations, partners etc., and ensure timely follow-up.
Provide webinar training to the network & internal staff regarding online grant opportunities.
Work with the programs and development teams to develop relevant reports related to programs.
Deliver presentations and grant updates to staff and senior management on grant initiatives and outcomes.
 
What You Will Need
• BA or equivalent education and experience in Human Services, Business, or a related field.
• 4-5 years’ experience in project/program management and experience writing, developing, and/or executing granting programs.
• Experience in a non-profit is an asset.
• Strong customer service and relationship building skills.
• Experience creating, developing, and evaluating reports.
• Superb writing and storytelling skills.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, CRMs, and exposure to grant software and database systems.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills and political acuity.
• French is an asset.
• Passion for our mission and the ability to have fun and enjoy the work that you do!
 
Compensation
Compensation will be determined by the job class and the candidates experience and capabilities brought to the position. The hiring range for this position is between $48,600 - $60,800. 
 
Application Information:
The complete job description can be found at the link below. If this dynamic opportunity within a growing charitable organization while working from home sounds like a great fit for you, please apply with your resume and cover letter to: https://engagedhr.prevueaps.com/jobs/197478-33979.html.  
 
This posting will remain open until the end of day on February 13th, 2022. 
 
We look forward to hearing from you and connecting with you!

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