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ERDO Area Manager - Ontario

Mississauga Ontario, Canada

Nov 7, 2022    Permanent


Job Description

ERDO (Emergency Relief and Development Overseas) is a registered Canadian charity that serves as the humanitarian agency of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada. We work in over 30 countries worldwide providing child sponsorship programs, crisis response and community development projects. ERDO has repeatedly been recognized as one of Charity Intelligence’s “Top 100 Rated Charities”. The Area Manager works from a home base or ERDO’s Mississauga Ontario office, with frequent travel to meet with churches and major donors in Ontario. The position emphasizes building and stewarding supporter relationships to create new and additional sources of revenue to fuel the vision of serving people afflicted by hunger, poverty and injustice. As the position is also required to represent ERDO during Sunday church services or to specialized church or other groups, some weekend or evening work, and overnight travel is required. Key Responsibilities: • Calling and meeting with PAOC pastors to present opportunities to give, with a special emphasis on ChildCARE Plus child sponsorship and key campaigns • Stewarding existing supporting churches to sustain and grow income • Presenting opportunities to support ERDO at strategic PAOC venues including District Conferences and Youth events • Stewarding a cluster of individual middle and large gift donors to increase touch-points and future giving • Tracking and reporting all interactions and future actions in a timely manner using Raiser’s Edge NXT software • Creating a structured approach to meet personal, team and organizational fundraising objectives and key results • Motivating high-capacity volunteers to assist in church-based fundraising activities and moving them into a stewardship cycle.

Required Skills

• A Christian who produces theologically sound communications and is highly experienced in presenting to church audiences • Experience fundraising and meeting or exceeding financial goals • Comfort with and confidence in cold calling churches and engaging with all levels of church staff • Credentials in the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada or a demonstrated high level of engagement as a long-standing member of a PAOC church. • Demonstrated writing and relationship building skills • Excellent time management skills • Experience using database systems for donor research and account management • University degree • Access to own reliable vehicle, and willingness to use it for travel to meetings (mileage is compensated for business use). • Flexibility with weekly schedule which will include some evening and weekend work.

Education Required

University degree in a related field.

Experience Required

• Previous experience with a Christian humanitarian organization performing a similar role in moves management • CFRE certification • A passionate calling to serve at ERDO • Understanding of/experience within The Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada fellowship • Bilingualism (French) • Familiarity with relief and development activities and principles of social justice.


Human Resources

Mississauga Ontario
L5N 5Z6
905 542-7400

Ministry Type

International Office