Manager, Communications and Events – Neighbour to Neighbour Centre

Neighbour to Neighbour Centre, located in Hamilton, is seeking a communications and events professional who will bring their expertise to our development team in the role of Manager, Communications and Events. The successful candidate will work closely with the Director of Development to build and strengthen key donor relationships, through the planning and implementation of our annual Coldest Night of the Year event, and annual Golf Tournament. This person will also build connections with community through the successful management of our social media.

Posted on: April 19, 2022
Closing on: May 13, 2022

Salary range: $55,000+

Effective: May 30, 2022

Employment Type: Full-time
Job Experience: Management

Location: Hamilton



The harsh reality is, not everyone in Hamilton has the same access to resources and opportunities. This leaves so many in our community with less choice and less control over their lives, limiting their ability to fully develop their potential. It affects their physical and mental health, making them feel stressed, trapped and alone.

Neighbour to Neighbour has been responding to these issues for over 30 years. We are continually listening, evaluating our impact, and evolving to meet community needs with qualified staff and volunteers. We are connecting people to our emergency and preventative supports as well as helping them to navigate resources because we know that a person with community behind them can thrive.

The result is an improved quality of life. The impact is that people have power over their lives and feel healthy, included, and supported. Without these supports, community suffers, and people are left to struggle alone.


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Reporting to the Director of Development, the Manager, Communications & Events has an important role in the success of the development department by generating philanthropic support through strong relationships with event sponsors, participants and third party hosts. They will also build and maintain a vital community connection through the management of N2N social media accounts.

The successful candidate will be an energetic, high achiever who takes initiative and goes the extra mile. Performance-driven and results-oriented, with a strong focus on accountabilities, the Manager, Communications & Events will be a confident, creative, and innovative fundraising professional.

The ideal candidate will believe in our mission and the work we do to lead our community to an improved quality of life. An authentic and compelling storyteller, the Manager, Communications & Events will proudly articulate our cases for support and the variety of ways donors can partner with us to address food insecurity.


Reporting to the Director of Development, the Manager, Communications & Events will be responsible for:


This position requires strong time management skills. The ability to build and maintain positive relationships with donors is an essential function of the position.

Additional Requirements:

If you are qualified and this career opportunity is of interest to you, please submit a resume and cover letter to Posting closes on May 13, 2022. We appreciate all interested applicants, but regrettably, only those selected for next steps in the recruiting process will be contacted.