Founded in 1901, the Jewish National Fund (JNF) is proud of more than a century of accomplishments. Since its inception, the JNF has evolved into a global environmental leader, planting over 240 million trees, constructing more than 200 reservoirs & dams and developing over 250,000 acres of land, as well as providing infrastructure for over 1000 communities in Israel. Recognized by the United Nations as an NGO (a non- governmental organization), the JNF continues to work to develop partnerships with a number of government and professional organizations to further cooperative relationships, conduct research, share technical expertise and obtain educational exchanges.

Jewish National Fund of Canada is looking for a National Manager of Projects in their Toronto office. The role will be reporting to the Chief Financial Officer.

Job Description

This role will be responsible for:

  • Managing inventory of all projects, including funds received from donors and funds
    spent on the projects.
  • Tracking progress of the projects
  • Preparing monthly reports for directors and CFO/CEO
  • Communication with partners/agencies
  • Ensure timely collection of receivables
  • Arranging dedications and plaquing
  • Organizing visits for donors
  • Preparation of citations and certificates
  • Revenue – processing gifts
  • Expediting bequests and estates
  • Involved with mailing of project receipts
  • Involved with preparation of information material, manuals, annual booklets, newsletters etc.
  • Responsible for overseeing sale of shares and bonds from project donations
  • Preparation of year end auditors working papers related to projects


  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • 3+ years experience in a fast paced business environment
  • Post secondary degree or diploma required
  • Experience with Sage or Raiser’s Edge an asset Excellent verbal and written skills in English (French is an asset)

Please email your resume and cover letter to by August 25, 2017