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CNEWA Canada seeks a Project Officer

CNEWA is an agency of the Holy See, working for more than 90 years in supporting the churches and peoples of the Middle East, Eastern Europe, India and Northeast Africa.

The Project Officer will work closely with the National Director in implementing strategic plans regarding development activities with a specific focus on the Canadian Catholic Ukrainian community

Responsibilities:

  • Contact, follow up and evaluate CNEWA’s program in Ukraine with partners such as the Greek Catholic Churches in Ukraine, Caritas, Ukrainian Catholic University and religious communities.
  • To design project proposal applications to Canadian foundations, groups and Global Affairs Canada.
  • Develop case statements and plans of action for Ukraine projects
  • Develop working relations with institutions of the Ukrainian Catholic Church of Canada.
  • Regularly participate in reporting CNEWA's stories in promotional materials such as the Blog, ONE magazine, newsletters and brochures.
  • Organize special events for educational and fund-raising activities.
  • Ensure proper follow up with donors and public in general.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2-4 years experiences in promotion and development work, preferably in a non-profit organization.
  • Strong communication skills, written and oral in English and Ukrainian.
  • Bachelor degree in marketing or related fields experience.
  • An understanding of the culture and life of the Catholic Ukrainian Church in Canada and in the Ukraine.
  • Basic knowledge of oral and written French language is an asset and strong plus.

Please forward cover letter and resume before February 10 to Judith Poitevien jpoitevien@cnewa.org or by mail CNEWA Canada, 1247 Kilborn Pl. Ottawa, ON K1H 6K9

Only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted

To learn more about CNEWA Canada please go to www.cnewa.ca