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Position: Community Investment Coordinator
Organization: ZooShare Biogas Co-Operative Inc.
Location: Virtual, Ontario preferred.

Job Type: Full-time contract, work-from-home
Compensation: $40,000-45,000, commensurate with experience
Application Deadline: May 12, 2021, 5pm
Anticipated Start Date: May 31, 2021

ZooShare Biogas Co-operative is seeking a hyper-organized and financially sharp individual with Excel superpowers and CRM experience to take on the role of Community Investment Coordinator.

About ZooShare

ZooShare is a renewable energy co-operative that has developed Canada’s first zoo-based, community-owned biogas plant. The Biogas plant uses animal waste from the Toronto Zoo and local food waste to produce renewable power for the Ontario grid. Located on Toronto Zoo property, it is estimated that the ZooShare Biogas plant will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by the equivalent of 20,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide each year, and will return valuable nutrients to the soil in the form of a high-quality fertilizer.

Summary of Role

As part of a small team, the Community Investment Coordinator will play a key role managing community bonds, selling community bonds, member communications, and reporting to the Board. If you are entrepreneurial and energetic, and committed to social & environmental innovation this is a great opportunity. Successful candidates will be independent, articulate and quick on their feet, and have proven success in both a financial management and communications role.


  • Build and maintain positive member relationships; respond to member questions and requests in a timely and thoughtful manner
  • Ensure all member deliverables are met, including timely processing of transactions, transfers and redemptions, disbursements, and tax filings
  • Track investments, issue interest/principal disbursements, tax filings, coordinate fund transfers, report on interest accruals
  • Work to continuously improve current practices and identify and correct inefficiencies
  • Review and monitor our systems for data security, privacy protection and regulatory compliance

Qualifications & Experience

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organized, self-motivated and independent worker
  • Intermediate financial investment knowledge
  • Experience with CRM software and Google Workspace
  • Exposure to member-based organization or co-operative
  • Familiarity with Biogas and/or renewable energy
  • Strong interest in environmental issues


Qualified candidates are invited to submit the following materials in a single PDF file to with the subject line “Community Investment Coordinator”.

  1. Cover letter: 1 page
  2. Resume: no more than 2 pages

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ZooShare is committed to creating a workforce that reflects the diversity of the populations we serve. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including applicants from all cultures and backgrounds, racialized communities, diverse sexual and gender identities, and physical or mental abilities. We are committed to a selection process and work environment that is inclusive and barrier-free. We also encourage applicants to self-identify if they wish to do so.


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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: May 4 2021    ID: 59730