About Chalice

Chalice (Canada) is a Catholic, Nova-Scotia-based organization consistently categorized by MoneySense Magazine as Canada's top-ranked Charity in the field of international aid and development. Our mission is to bring the needs of the poor to the Catholic community and provide material support to some 50,000 needy children and elderly across 57 program sites in 15 countries, including needy families within our own communities.

We are looking for sociable and highly service-oriented individuals for two temporary full-time (40 hours/week) clerical positions in the Chalice Finance Department starting 16 October 2017 and ending 12 January 2018. The successful candidates will be responsible primarily for processing donations and communicating with donors verbally and in writing. The wage for this position is $15 per hour.

Job Title: Finance Clerk

Reports to: Chief Finance Manager

Key Areas of Responsibility
  • Support the mission of Chalice
  • Process donations
  • Communicate with donors verbally and in writing.

Required Education and Knowledge
  • Outstanding oral and written English is mandatory
  • Strong IT skills including, but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of IMIS an asset
  • Training and experience in customer service, including how to effectively speak to donors on the phone.

Soft Skills and Competencies
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Critical eye for detail
  • Quick learner; enjoy working in a service-focused, fast-paced learning organization
  • Ability to work effectively in a team setting
  • Have excellent time management, organizational, task planning, and prioritization skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Able to adapt quickly to changing requirements.

Other Requirements
  • 40 hours a week (full-time)
  • Must be comfortable working in a Catholic faith-filled environment.

Please submit your CV with cover letter to Randy Spaulding by email to Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Deadline for submissions is Friday, 29 September 2017.



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