Director of Operations
Volunteer Types: Administration/Office, Board Leadership, Communications and Marketing, Environment, Governance (Boards, Committees), Information Technology
Organization types: Culture and Heritage, Environmental/Animals
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: March 30, 2023
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Description

The Director of Operations leads the activities related to the ongoing operations of the FCEF.
Effective ability to work in an administrative setting within a not-for-profit organization. Excellent organizational skills. Ability to supervise and work with an employee on an ongoing basis. Good knowledge of Google Sheets/Microsoft Excel and a working knowledge of Google Workspace’s other functions: Google email, Docs, Sheets, etc.; or equivalent Microsoft functions: Word, etc. A competence related to modern day technologies used in an office setting. The Director of Operations is elected by the Board to serve a three-year term which can be renewed for two additional three year terms.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Volunteering your time, skills, and resources is one of the most powerful ways to make a difference, to help others and to enhance your wellbeing. The FCEF, also known as the Friends of the Farm, is a charitable organization of committed volunteers and supportive members who care about the Farm in Ottawa. We dedicate over 10,000 volunteer hours annually to the Farm. We are young and old, skilled and unskilled, from research scientist to garden lover, but we want to make a difference and enjoy doing it!
Volunteer location:
Central Experimental Farm, 960 Carling Ave, Bldg. 72, Arboretum, Ottawa ON K1A 0C6 Canada

Contact

Donna Pape
@Friends of the Central Experimental Farm
613-230-3276
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-week

Details

This position would be great for: Adults
Number of Positions Available: -1
Good for people interested in: Administration/Office, Board Leadership, Communications and Marketing, Environment, Governance (Boards, Committees), Information Technology

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