Retail Charity Ambassador - Ottawa, ON

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Job Title: Retail Charity Ambassador - Ottawa, ON
Job Type: Full Time
City/Province: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Job Title: Charity Ambassador
Job Type: Full Time
Fundraiser Pay: $16.00 -$19.25 per hour
Location: Bayshore Shopping Centre
Hours: Up to 35 hours/week. Malls are open 7 days a week and as such, scheduled hours will vary based on open/close times. Ideal candidates are available to work a flexible schedule Monday-Sunday.

As a Charity Ambassador you will have the opportunity to create positive and meaningful differences in the world. We are looking for passionate, energetic, ethically minded World Changers to join our team of Face-to-Face Fundraisers, to engage and inspire people to support our amazing charity partners. Not only will you receive the satisfaction of raising vital funds for charities, but you will also learn skills that will last a lifetime; master the art of persuasion, become an influencer and develop your sales and marketing skills.

Who Are We?

donorworx Inc is a well established face-to-face fundraising organization, working in partnership with a variety non-profit charity organizations. We fundraise in a number of environments including malls, door-to-door, street and events. We are proud to have impacted thousands of lives over the last 10 years!

donorworx is an incredibly diverse and high performing values-based company. Our 5 core values; Passionate, Courageous, Committed, Principled and Collaborative define our culture, represent our collective conscience, and define the basic principles by which we operate.

Your role...

-You’ll initiate inspiring conversations with the public at a charity-branded kiosk, and
secure monthly donations on behalf of our non-profit partners.
-You’ll contribute to the campaigns success by achieving daily fundraising goals.
-As a Fundraiser, you will utilize your excellent interpersonal, sales and marketing skills to
actively engage and educate the public on important charity causes.

Learn more about a day in the life of a Charity Ambassador by following our our Instagram

Who are we looking for?

Ideal candidates are...
Fearless: comfortable stopping patrons in a busy retail setting and starting a conversation
Engaging: able to share a story and captivate an individual's attention
Resilient: able to persevere beyond rejection
Coachable: apply the training received and adapt to different environments
A Team Player: have a desire to work as a team towards a common goal
A Problem Solver: able to handle difficult conversations and find resolutions.


- Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends
- Experience working in a customer service or sales driven environment is an asset
- Have the ability to stand for long periods of time


- Full time or flexible part time hours
- Comprehensive paid training and ongoing development and support
- Advancement opportunities such as Team Leader, Account Manager and office roles
- Fun, friendly, team environment
- A solid skill base, from communication & customer service, to sales and marketing skills
- Amazing incentives such as trips abroad to view our charity partner’s programs in action

donorworx Inc. is committed to meeting the hiring expectations of our clients; as such employment offers will be conditional upon the completion of a criminal record check (through donorworx 3rd party provider). We thank all applicants for expressing interest in this opportunity. Only applicants shortlisted for an interview will be contacted. donorworx is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to maintaining inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. If you are contacted in relation to this or any other job opportunity or testing, please advise a representative in a timely manner of the accommodation measures which are required in order to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. All information received relating to accommodation measures will remain confidential. Please note that we will not automatically consult accommodation requests from prior selection processes.

Successful candidates for a Non Profit Fundraiser role have a background in or as a; community fundraiser, sales, outdoor sales representative, fundraising, non profit, canvassing, promotions, canvasser, brand ambassador, hospitality, door to door sales, humanitarian, international development, charity, volunteer, retail, outreach, campaign managers, brand ambassadors, experiential marketing, entrepreneurship, community development, public relations, social work, teachers, public speaking, leadership, retail sales, street fundraising, customer service, coach, team leader.