Admin and Event Coordinator

The Salvation Army
February 19, 2021
Kamloops, Canada
Job Type
$18.27 – $20.00 per hour
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Attention: Capt. Cory Fifield. E-mail: Please mention 'Admin and Event Coordinator’ in the subject line of your email.
Closing date
February 24, 2021
Street Address
344 Poplar Street


The Salvation Army is an international Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity.

 Mission Statement

The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world.

Position Description

The Admin and Event Coordinator leads and coordinates all administrative duties and coordinates special events/fundraisers at the unit.


  • Process and approve regular invoices.
  • Receive, deposit, and receipt donations.
  • Responsible for payroll and benefits administration.
  • Record keeping and file updating.
  • Provide customer services.
  • Perform administrative tasks as required.
  • Assist in the planning, facilitating, and coordination of special events.
  • Coordinate Christmas Kettle Fundraiser.
  • Assist in recruitment and orientation of volunteers.
  • Maintain social media presence.
  • Update ministry website.
  • Perform other duties as required.


*NOTE: For some jobs, you may be required to provide validated educational documentation.


  • Post-secondary education in business administration/ event planning.


  • Experience in business administration/event planning

Required skills/knowledge

  • Organizing skills.
  • Customer service orientation.
  • Basic computer literacy.


  • 8.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. Monday – Friday.

Successful candidates, prior to hiring, may be required to provide:

  • Background check consent.
  • A clear vulnerable sector screening.
  • A clean driver abstract.
  • First Aid training certification.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation.   If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements. 

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Internal Applicants, please advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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