Director, Events Fundraising

Department: Global Brand and Strategic Communications

Reports to: Senior Director, Global Events

Location: Toronto, ON

Summary of Responsibilities

Catalyst is currently seeking the Director of Events Fundraising, who will be responsible for driving the growth and cultivation on events revenue streams through table sales and event sponsorships (Catalyst Awards Dinner attended by 1600 and the Catalyst Canada Honours Dinner attended by 700), and other mechanisms. You will join a passionate and determined Events team, while supporting other Catalyst events/event-related activities as needed, including those related to the Major Gifts Campaign. All your actions will play a key development role in the Canadian market.

Under the Catalyst mission of advancing women through workplace inclusion, the Events team is responsible for Catalyst events and webinars which raise nearly one third of Catalyst’s operating budget and serve as the convening authority for audiences committed to progress for women in the workplace. Events showcase Catalyst’s thought leadership, elevate visibility for our Supporters, and connect the Catalyst corporate community with one another and to advance our mission. This is a crucial time for women in the workplace and you will join an organization that is at the forefront of helping organizations create workplaces where women and everyone can thrive.

Essential Functions

 Knowledge and Skills

 Working Conditions

Education and Experience Requirements

This position requires a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 5 years fundraising and/or business development/sales experience.

How to Apply

Please email your resume, cover letter and desired salary to [email protected] with “Director, Fundraising” in the subject line. Due to the large number of applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.