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Wycliffe Bible Translators of Canada Inc

Development Coordinator

Wycliffe Bible Translators of Canada Inc
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Date Posted: 03/24/2008
Categories: Financial Services/Insurance
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Job: Development Coordinator for Wycliffe Canada

Location: Calgary, Canada

Advertising statement: Organizations and individuals alike are looking for suitable opportunities to invest their money. Unfortunately many of them do not know that millions of people are still without a clear understanding of Gods message of salvation because they have never received Gods Word in a language they can clearly understand. Wycliffe Bible Translators of Canada is actively engaged in that task but we need people to invest on a regular basis. We envisage a world where translated Scriptures lead to transformed lives among people of all languages. Would you like to help that vision become reality? Do you have good management skills and enjoy meeting people? Do you value reading Gods Word in your mother tongue? Maybe God can use your life to serve Him through this position of Development Coordinator for Wycliffe Canada.

The Development Coordinator for Wycliffe Canada should possess a working knowledge of all aspects of fund raising including, planned giving (wills, legacies, trusts, etc) direct response, major giving and foundation and corporation solicitation, with a significant expertise in at least one area. Excellent organizational and management skills are essential. Good interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are also essential. Experience with international missions and/or Bible translation is highly desirable.
In addition the Development Coordinator must be able to comply with the following:
Sign the Wycliffe Canada doctrinal statement and confidentiality agreement;
Demonstrate a fruitful and growing relationship with Jesus Christ and share in the values of bringing hope to the worlds Bibleless people through the ministry of Bible translation and related ministries;
Be a person of Christian character exemplifying qualities of honesty, trustworthiness, initiative, creativity, tenacity, diligence and dependability;
Demonstrate desire and ability to support corporate Biblical and religious goals and participate in regular work related spiritual activities without mental reservation.