Marketing & Development Director

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Marketing & Development Director

CJSW 90.9 FM, the University of Calgary Student Radio Society, is looking to hire an energetic, organized and community-minded individual for the position of Marketing & Development Director.

The marketing & development director is focused on two major areas: CJSW’s annual Funding Drive and the growth and maintenance of community and campus partnerships via advertising and sponsorships. Additionally, there will also be a sizeable public outreach component, both online and in-person to the position.

The marketing & development director works for 37.5 hours a week, with some work in the evenings and weekends required. This position reports directly to the station manager and collaborates with other CJSW staff and volunteers.


  • Working closely with the station manager to develop and execute all aspects of CJSW’s annual Funding Drive and other fundraising and outreach activities.
  • Donor, sponsor and client growth/stewardship.
  • Organization and execution of CJSW’s annual Friends Card program.
  • Coordinating all aspects of advertising and promotion at CJSW.
  • Collaborating with CJSW personnel to amplify CJSW’s profile on the U of C campus and in the city of Calgary.
  • Pursuing program and event sponsorship with local businesses/organizations.
  • Providing volunteer training, organization and facilitation of CJSW promotional activities at community/cultural events.
  • Oversight of CJSW’s visual identity, social media presence and other marketing opportunities.
  • Leadership and guidance for temporary/contract employees and CJSW volunteers.
  • Other duties as required.


  • Previous experience with fundraising and marketing at a non-profit organization.
  • Superior organizational skills with an emphasis in digital data management.
  • Outstanding customer service skills.
  • Previous experience organizing and executing events is an asset.
  • Strong leadership, teamwork and volunteer management skills.
  • Ability to work and be motivated independently.
  • Strong, confidant and customer service-oriented communication skills.
  • Demonstrable acumen for social media.
  • Familiarity with FreshBooks, Shopify, WordPress, Adobe Creative Suite and donor management software are assets.
  • A comprehensive understanding of CJSW as an organization and its place in
    the community.
  • Deep knowledge and established relationships within Calgary’s arts and culture scene.
  • Grant-writing experience is an asset.

In return for your time and talents, we offer a fun, unique environment working with a high-performing team of staff and volunteers, a decent salary and some lovely benefits.

Application Deadline: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 12:00pm.
Position Start Date: As soon as the selected candidate is available.

Please apply by sending your resume and cover letter to

CJSW is an equal opportunity employer. Everyone is thanked for applying; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

CJSW 90.9FM broadcasts from Calgary, Alberta, Canada on Treaty 7 Territory of the Blackfoot Confederacy, which includes the Siksika, the Piikani, and the Kainai. Treaty 7 is also home to the Tsuut’ina, the Stoney Nakoda and Métis Nation of Alberta (Region III).

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