Digital Fundraising Specialist

Guelph, ON

Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Job Description
Blue North is an expert in our field of helping fundraising organizations. The role of Digital Fundraising Specialist is to work alongside the VP, Products and Relationships to provide thought and practice leadership in digital fundraising and direct marketing consulting.

In a nutshell, you are accountable for:

Fundraising expertise with an emphasis on digital fundraising and donor engagement
Ensuring our solutions evolve and help lead the sector
Driving better results for our clients
And you are highly knowledgeable in:

Direct response fundraising with an emphasis on digital channels and programs
Assist with Blue North’s multi-channel fundraising offerings
Results-oriented – ensuring that all campaigns have clear goals and a process to measure success
Work with clients to plan campaign calendars and set goals
Work with account teams to develop high-impact creative briefs to inspire the Blue North project team
Be a fundraising champion within Blue North – help raise everyone’s know how and skills to bring the best results to our clients
Work with Blue North teams on campaign strategy, multi-channel strategies, tactics and execution, including digital media direction
Develop strategic directions for campaigns to help optimize performance in the short and long-term
Develop testing ideas driven by client objectives, past performance and market insights
Research trends, best practice and new approaches to ensure Blue North remains a leader
Consult on donor behaviour/segmented audience treatment strategies
Job Requirements
Skills and Experience
Minimum 4 years’ experience working in fundraising and multi-channel direct marketing
Proven results helping grow and manage digital fundraising programs for medium to large non-profits
Ambition and drive to see clients succeed and do more good
Exceptional communication skills all around
Ability to travel for client meetings several times a year, within the US and Canada
A results-focused, self-starting, problem solving, innovative ideas person with fresh eyes on old ideas
A Certified FundRaising Executive (CFRE) credential would be an asset
This position is full-time and has the potential to work remotely or at our Guelph office or our satellite Seattle office in Pioneer Square.
If this sounds like what you’re looking for, please contact us with your cover letter and resume via