Kettle Campaign Coordinator ( Temporary Full time – Hours vary)

The Salvation Army Alberta
August 12, 2019
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Job Type
Commensurate with experience
Competition #
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Employee Relations Department Email: OR Fax: 403-410-1103 OR Mail: Employee Relations, Centre of Hope, 420 – 9th Avenue S.E. Calgary, AB T2G-0R9
Closing date
August 26 2019
Street Address
Centre of Hope, 420 9 Avenue SE Calgary, AB T2G -0R9


Mission and Values Statement:

The Salvation Army is an international Christian church and charitable movement, active in over 130 countries worldwide. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity. The Mission of The Salvation Army is to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs, and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world. This is expressed in spiritual ministry, and also by a wide variety of social services, which are extended without discrimination.

There are four core values that guide all aspects of the Salvation Army in Canada and Bermuda Territory.

Hope:            We give hope through the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Service:         We reach out to support others without discrimination.
Dignity:          We respect and value each other, recognizing everyone’s worth.
Stewardship:  We responsibly manage the resources entrusted to us.

For more than 150 years, The Salvation Army has been serving and meeting the needs of people who are experiencing life challenges that leave them vulnerable and marginalized.  Its powerful mission and core values are what attract people to join the organization to further its work. Every position contributes to the spiritual and social services mission of The Salvation Army.

Are you energetic, self-motivated and enjoying leading a project team? Then you will thrive in this position which involves coordinating and executing The Salvation Army’s Annual Christmas Kettle Campaign including campaign administration, database management and supervision of staff and volunteers.

Here's what we have to offer you:

  • Rewarding work where you know you are making a difference to the lives of men in the community
  • Being part of an international organization doing important work worldwide


Here's how you will contribute to the program:

  • Manages all day to day logistics of annual Christmas Kettle Campaign
  • Assists the Community Ministries Manager with recruitment, scheduling and supervision of Kettle Campaign staff
  • Maintains and enhances relationships with businesses that support the Kettle Campaign
  • Recruitment and scheduling of volunteers
  • Ensures the Kettle Campaign reflects the values, standards, and philosophy of The Salvation Army


Here are highlights of the requirements you need to get an interview:

  • At least two years of volunteer management experience
  • Experience scheduling and supervising more than 15 staff
  • Able to lift 40 pounds
  • Exemplifies high standards of integrity, judgement and confidentiality
  • Exceptional computer skills
  • Has strong problem solving abilities and able to think quickly, deal with stressful situations, and demonstrate decision making skills
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable 3 year Drivers Abstract
  • Satisfactory Police Information Check

Temporary Full Time position – Until Kettle Campaign begins, works Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00 pm. Once Kettle Campaign begins mid-November, works Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00 pm plus Saturdays 10:30am to 2:30pm with occasional Sundays. Expected last date of employment is January 24, 2020.

Please include competition number KC080719 in the subject line of your application.

View our website to learn more about this and other programs we offer:

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

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. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

If there is a competition number associated with this posting, please include within the subject line of your email, fax or regular mail correspondence.

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.

In accordance with The Salvation Army policy and legislated requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials and completion of a background check.

Internal Applicants: Please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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