- Work remotely
- Flexible in schedule
ARK Events Team Member (Coordinator)
Varies, Calgary, AB, T2C 4P5 [map]
1-3 hours / weekly
ARK is looking for Event Team Members to join our team! Do you have a way with people? Do you want to make a tangible impact with a child and their family? We have an opportunity for you! We are looking for a volunteer event helper to support the Director of Events. You would help prepare, coordinate all the finer details of an event to help make it a fundraising success! This opportunity offers plenty of flexibility and creativity and to take parts of a project and make it your own. (ARK) Accessibility Renovations for Kids is a Calgary charity, whose goal is to ease the daily lives of children with mobility challenges by renovating or modifying their family home to make it more accessible. The ideal candidate is a gifted organized host with the ability to persuasively communicate ARK's mission and successes to vendors and attendees. Previous experience in event work is considered an important asset Time Commitment: Approximately 3 hours per week Responsibilities: • Research potential fundraising ideas and vendors. • Support with pre-event coordination and planning. • Maintain event finance spreadsheet, activity tracking system, and related confidential files. • Attending event committee meetings • Event day: Setup and take down of materials assisting at each event. Requirements: • Friendly demeanor. • Good verbal communication skills. • English as a primary language. • Experience as an event coordinator Qualities & Skills: • Strong organizational skills, time management and internet research skills. • An ability to work well under pressure; self-motivated, detail-oriented. • Non-profit fundraising and professional writing experience is preferred. • Great written and oral communication skills are key. • Computer skills. • Strong work ethic. • Committed and takes volunteerism seriously. • Last but not least you must be willing to have fun because volunteering with us is awesome * Candidates to be located in Calgary or Southern Alberta.
Additional Details & Skills Required
Previous experience in event work is considered a good asset.
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Volunteering with (ARK) Accessibility Renovations for Kids is a fantastic way to put your skills to work to help improve the lives of local children with disabilities. ARK's Event Team is made up of fun, friendly folk who enjoy having a laugh while at the same time using their talents in a way that is meaningful and fulfilling.
- Remote or online
- Flexible in schedule