Location: preferred any of the following; GTA, Ottawa, Quebec City, Montreal
Alpha Ministries Canada is a national Christian non-profit organization with creative and highly motivated people that work together to serve the Church in Canada. Alpha has an exciting opportunity for an individual to represent Alpha Canada by being at the forefront of inviting and encouraging the Church to fulfill its mission of evangelization through Alpha.
The Senior Advisor role will have a deep love for the whole church and a missionary heart to see more people in relationship with Jesus, particularly for the Catholic Church. The role will report to the National Director Catholic Context and works in conjunction across teams to foster and the number of Alphas run across the country. This role will engage the Catholic Church in the parish and diocesan level, as well as explore opportunities through Catholic networks; engagement with other Christian traditions also as priorities present opportunities to do so. This role will connect these relationships to Alpha Canada staff to maximize the potential of Alpha in their communities and local context with the hope to bring people and parishes to Christ.
We are interested in a candidate who has had experience as a church leader at the local level. They will also be a self starter who is enterprising, excited about goals, can be informed by data and driven by love for connection with new people and creating engagement. The ideal candidate will be bilingual, fluent speaking and writing in English and French. In addition, they will get to be highly persuasive, action oriented and should demonstrate a track record of achieving strategic goals and targets. Recent and personal Alpha experience is important to your effectiveness.
What you get to do:
- Works closely with our internal and external networks to build new church relationships
- Pursue relationships with church leaders, particularly in the Catholic context, not yet running Alpha and build pathways for connection with our church engagement team
- Continuously Innovate: Pushes the organization to think differently and explore new opportunities to serve the Church in Canada
- Manage a portfolio of churches from those exploring to running an Alpha
- Lead, host or collaborate in webinars
- Engaging with contacts digitally and traveling to meet in-person (when safe to do so)
Salary is competitive within the nonprofit sector of our size, and commensurate with experience. We also have an extended medical and dental benefits package. As a Senior Advisor you receive the opportunity to be a minister of Alpha Canada.
How to apply:
We are looking for the most passionate, driven person to join our team because we believe our work has eternal significance. If this job is for you, we invite you to submit a cover letter, your resume and references to contact, which would include a reference contact from your senior pastor, priest or ministry director, to firstname.lastname@example.org
Re: Application – Senior Advisor
See our website alphacanada.org for more information about Alpha Ministries Canada
Alpha Canada is dedicated to partnering with the Church in Canada, its donors and volunteers that run Alpha.