Coordinator: Events



The Ottawa Humane Society has been a leader in animal welfare since 1888.  We’re currently looking for compassionate and results oriented Full Time Coordinator: Events to join our team. If you’re interested in planning, organizing and supporting OHS events, and you thrive in a busy, teamwork-based environment, then this is a great opportunity for you to come join the OHS!

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Salary: $23.78 to $28.95 hourly


  • Extended Health, Dental, Paramedical and Vision Care coverage
  • Life and Disability Insurance (including paid short term sick leave)
  • Vacation Days, Statutory Holidays
  • Five additional Paid Leave Days
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • RRSP match
  • Free on-site Parking
  • Veterinary food and other supplies discount
  • Career Development (internships, on-the-job learning, mentorships, internal and external training opportunities) and Paid Continuing Education Opportunities (bursaries, CE allowance, membership dues, tuition reimbursement)


  • Full time position working 37.50 hours per week.
  • Work schedule may include evening, weekend shifts, and holidays.

What you bring to the table:

  • Post-secondary school degree, diploma or certificate – event management or fundraising preferred
  • Minimum of two years’ experience working in event coordination, preferably in a not-for-profit environment
  • Experience working with, and managing, volunteers
  • Experience with CRM database, preferably Raiser’s Edge is an asset
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Full professional proficiency in spoken English and professional working proficiency in written English is required

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The Ottawa Humane Society is an equal opportunity employer. We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities in our recruitment processes. If you are contacted by the OHS regarding a job opportunity, please let us know prior to interview if you require any accommodation.