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Position: Campaign Outreach Canvasser for Old-growth Protection
Organization: Ancient Forest Alliance
Location: Vancouver BC

Passionate about protecting BC’s wild places?

Interested in being a voice for one of the most critical environmental issues of our generation?

Enjoy self directed work and flexible hours?

Join the Ancient Forest Alliance's team of passionate and engaged individuals, protecting BC’s endangered old-growth forests!

We are seeking natural leaders and confident communicators to drive the AFA’s fundraising and impact in Greater Victoria.

The Ancient Forest Alliance is BC’s foremost non-profit focused on old-growth forest protection. Built on grassroots outreach and fundraising, we rely on stellar fundraisers to succeed on our campaigns. In our short 8 years we successfully campaigned to protect outstanding old-growth forests including Avatar Grove near Port Renfrew and Echo Lake near Mission and we have touched tens of thousands of British Columbians through our outreach. With this current provincial government, our sights are set on achieving province-wide legislation to protect old-growth forests and advance a sustainable second-growth forestry industry.

We’re seeking door and event canvassers to help put us on our path to success!

Available positions: Door-to-Door Fundraisers in and around Vancouver, BC

What it entails:

  • Engaging residents of Metro Vancouver on their doorsteps

  • Individual and team training for outreach and fundraising

  • Flexible schedule for your ideal work/life balance (minimum 2 shifts/week)

  • Evening shifts starting 5pm on weekdays

  • Pay is performance-based - highly motivated canvassers are compensated well

  • Monthly trips to the Sunshine Coast, Whistler, and more!

  • Regular briefings with campaigners from the Ancient Forest Alliance to stay on top of campaign activities and successes

We’re seeking applicants who:

  • Work well in a team and are keen to contribute and learn from our expert crew

  • Are passionate about protecting BC’s endangered old-growth forests and the species that depend on them

  • Have sales, communications, OR community engagement experience

  • Are interested in learning about environmental policy, ecology, and campaigning

  • Are independently-minded and self-motivated to achieve success

  • Are natural communicators and highly proficient in English (other languages are a bonus)

No fundraising or sales experience necessary. We offer ongoing training.

This is an amazing opportunity to work alongside like minds and to walk the talk.
Be positive change for our environment, our communities, our economy and - most of all — for our planet’s future.

Take a stand today to SAVE our SPECTACULAR OLD-GROWTH FORESTS!

Hiring is ongoing throughout the year.
To APPLY NOW: send a short cover letter + resume to the Vancouver Canvass Directors:
vancanvass@ancientforestalliance.org

May the forest be with you!

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@ancientforestalliance

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date publiée : Sep 11 2018    Numéro : 48326