Run Director, Logistics

(CIBC Run for the Cure, Canadian Cancer Society)

Position ID: V-MID0323 Last Modified: 13 Feb 2018 Last Full Update: 13 Feb 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactJohn Cox, Volunteer Engagement Senior Coordinator, Canadian Cancer Society; Phone: 416-323-7150; Email:
DutiesAs the Volunteer Run Director – Logistics your time will be spent managing and empowering your committee to rally support and participants, as well as driving the logistical elements of the CIBC Run for the Cure. 
While collaborating with your Co-Volunteer Run Director and the CCS staff, you will lead a team of volunteers who will develop and execute a site plan, organize a 1km and 5km route, and recruit a team of volunteers to support all local Run activities. 
You will collaborate with your Co-Volunteer Run Director to lead meetings, motivate your committee, and act as a local ambassador for the organization. You will assist the CCS staff in vacant committee positions and work with your fellow committee members to fill any voids. You will keep the Run site’s fundraising goal top of mind by working with committee members to ensure tasks are completed in a timely and professional manner 
To ensure your success as Run Director – Logistics you will have the constant support of the CCS staff who will answer your questions, provide guidance and assistance when necessary, and connect you with other Run Leaders.
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Ages21 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Areas of InterestEvent Coordination & Support ; Mentorship / Leadership
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Planning & Organizing ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) - The Run For The Cure Barrie/Orillia occurs on Sunday, September 30, 2018
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Dates and TimesSunday: Morning, Afternoon (Event Day) 
Weekly commitment averages 4-10 hours per week depending on committee, these hours are scheduled once the committee is formed strength/involvement and scope of work/tasks (*Weekly time commitment increases August-October)  
• Mandatory attendance at Run Director Training Weekend in Toronto
SeasonsSummer ; Fall
AccessibilityPartially Accessible ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Number of PositionsBlue Mountains: 1 individual(s) ; Clearview (Simcoe County): 1 individual(s) ; Collingwood: 1 individual(s) ; Wasaga Beach: 1 individual(s)
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Scheduled training
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
Start DateOn or after 01 Mar 2018
Agency Details
Organization NameCIBC Run for the Cure, Canadian Cancer Society
Office Phone416-263-7918
Toll Free Phone1-800-387-9816
Mailing Address375 University Ave, Suite 301 
Toronto, ON M5G 2J5