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STARS Career Opportunity

Community Relations & Face to Face Coordinator - One year term

Location: Winnipeg base

Closing Date: Jul 12, 2013

The Community Relations & Face to Face Coordinator is responsible for supporting the work of the STARS Foundation and Communications team. The Community Relations & Face to Face Coordinator will help build the STARS Face to Face Fundraising Initiatives and the STARS brand in Manitoba. Responsibilities are varied and include; representing STARS to community groups, plan events and community awareness activities, assist in coordinating and managing STARS Face to Face Fundraising programs in Manitoba.

When assessing your competencies for this role, you recognize your excellent public speaking skills with the ability to grab the audiences’ attention with your passion. Your ability to balance priorities and multiple projects is strength and your attention to detail is excellent. You have excellent collaborative and team building skills, particularly in soliciting and incorporating feedback from multiple stakeholders.

Your resume highlights three years of professional communications, public relations or marketing experience, as well as experience in building and maintaining long term stakeholder relationships. You have a post-secondary degree or diploma in business, marketing, nonprofit management, communications or other related field. Experience in a not-for-profit environment is considered an asset. This role will work out of the STARS Winnipeg base, requires flexibility and the willingness to work outside of regular business hours.

We offer a competitive salary based on education and experience, as well as an excellent organization-paid benefit package with a matched RRSP program. More importantly, you will be a key member of the STARS organization and a link in our ability to execute our mission of saving lives safely within the chain of survival.

To explore this opportunity further, please submit your resume to resumesmb@stars.ca by July 12, 2013.

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STARS Recruiting

While we thank everyone for their interest, we are only able to contact applicants selected for an interview. You are encouraged to watch for future opportunities by checking www.stars.ca.

The Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS) is a charitable non-profit organization that provides a safe, rapid, highly specialized emergency medical transport system for critically ill and injured patients.

STARS is a well recognized leader in critical patient care, rapid transportation, and emergency medical training and education. We have a unique model of community, corporate and government support that has led to an exemplary record of excellence in patient care and continuous innovation.

STARS has flown more than 26,000 missions since 1985, and operates from six bases across Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, including Calgary, Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Regina, Saskatoon and Winnipeg.