We're Hiring! Funding Drive Coordinator Sept-Nov 2018!

CFRC is recruiting a Funding Drive Coordinator to support CFRC's 13th annual Funding Drive.

Are you seeking an opportunity to develop your skills, make some money, and support the world's oldest campus-community radio station in its fundraising efforts?  We've got a great contract job for you!


The length of this contract position runs from September 17th through November 16th.  Paid biweekly at $14/hr, the Funding Drive Coordinator will work a total of 115 hours during the length of the contract. 

  • 10 hrs/week for the six-week period between Sept 17th and Nov 1st
  • 35 hours the week of Funding Drive itself: November 2nd-9th
  • 20 hours in their final week of the contract Nov 10th -16th

Responsibilities include:

-Outreach to and onboarding commitments from local businesses and organizations who will support the Funding Drive through sponsorship and/or donations

-Outreach to Kingston and Queen's communities about the Funding Drive through poster and flyer distribution, and tabling at local venues and events

-Coordination of a social media campaign under the supervision of CFRC’s Sales and Marketing Coordinator to promote the Funding Drive on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

-Production and distribution of print resources for the Funding Drive (flyers, posters, program schedules, pledge forms)

-Coordination of audio resources production for the Funding Drive (recruiting station volunteers to record promotional announcements, sponsor thank-yous, celebrity pitches, etc.)

-Participation in and attendance to planning meetings with CFRC staff and volunteers

-Participation in and attendance to Funding Drive events

-Recruiting volunteers for Funding Drive events and pledge room work

-Supervising volunteer shifts and overseeing pledge room operation

-Submission of a summary report highlighting the Funding Drive's successes and challenges from the coordinator's perspective.

The ideal candidate for this position will have:

-strong oral and written communication skills

-self-motivation and an ability to work as part of a team

-demonstrated social media skills (experience with promoting through Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram)

-experience with community radio, audio production, sales and marketing, community outreach initiatives and/or fundraising for non-profit organizations

-experience in sales and ease with making pitches/asks

-time management & organizational skills


Interested in joining our team? Please send a cover letter & resume listing at least 2 references in one PDF document to [email protected] by the application deadline: August 31st 2018, 5 PM