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Fundraising Assistant

  • Temporary / Contract
  • Marathon
  • 2024-04-30

Group of Seven Lake Superior Trail

Group of Seven Lake Superior Trail

Employment Opportunity

The Group of Seven Lake Superior Trail is a tourism development project that will connect a land trail from Pukaskwa National Park to Neys Provincial Park. The trail will link some of the painting sites of the Group of Seven from their frequent trips to the Marathon area from 1921-1928.

This trail is a partnership project between the Biigtigong Nishnaabeg (Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation) and the Town of Marathon administered through the Group of Seven Lake Superior Trail Association. The Group of Seven Trail is the primary economic project of Marathon’s growing tourism and ecotourism priority sectors.

Fundraising Assistant, MARATHON 35 hours per week – 8 weeks

In collaboration with the Project Coordinator, the Fundraising Assistant will support:

Key Responsibilities includes supporting:

● event planning

● fundraising events and activities

● marketing through web and print, social media content including archiving

● data and content creation for the new app and website

● Any other duties as determined

Successful candidates will have:

● Ability to work in a team setting and communicate effectively.

● Experience taking initiative and problem solving.

● Advanced computer skills and good research skills.

● Experience in public speaking and good presentation skills.

Additional Information.

● Candidates must be between 16-30 as per Canada Summer Jobs specifications.

● Flexibility to work occasional evenings and weekends

● Must have a valid driver’s licence and vehicle.


For more information on the project, visit Applicants should send a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements to: Kirsten Spence, Project Coordinator by April 30th, 2024.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an
interview will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to

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