|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Community Evolution Foundation||Contract - Full Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||N/A||2019-08-09||2019-09-06|
Community Evolution Foundation (CEF) is a program of Inspiration in Action (IIA), headquartered in Vancouver, BC with an international mission to support the development of co-operative and community economic development (CED) projects that empower communities and promote the advancement of progressive economic, social, and sustainability goals based on co-operative and CED principles and methodologies. The program has been in operation for 4 years and is currently supporting projects in Bolivia, Ecuador, and British Columbia (BC).
CEF is seeking a talented and professional Communications Officer (1-year contract) with a passion for community building to join their team. The Communications Officer is responsible for planning, coordinating, and executing communications efforts for CEF, advancing the organization’s success stories and social impact, as well as attracting, building, and deepening the engagement of a community of interest and support. This role will be responsible for CEF’s website, social media, and other communications. The Communications Officer will create communications and promotional materials, maintain and refresh the CEF website and its content, as well as interact and engage with constituents (e.g., community members, donors, and partners) and the public to deliver the organization’s message via compelling, creative storytelling. This role will also build relationships with and provide excellent customer service to internal and external stakeholders of CEF.
The Communications Officer will be responsible for raising the profile and visibility of CEF’s aims and social impact by developing and implementing a communications and public engagement strategy and communications efforts to promote and market the CEF program and development projects.
Reporting to the CEF Program Manager, the Communications Officer is accountable for the following:
Further details of the above position responsibilities are in the full Job Description at https://realize.coop/opportunity/cef-communications-officer-search/.
How to Apply
This search is conducted by Realize Strategies. To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume in one PDF document through the Realize Strategies website: https://realize.coop/opportunity/cef-communications-officer-search/.
For more information about this position, including a full role description, please visit https://realize.coop/opportunities/ or contact Gillian Harper at 604.718.8292.
Applications should be submitted by September 6, 2019. All applications will be kept in strict confidence.
CEF strives for meaningful employment from all communities and for its team to reflect the diversity of the communities it serves. First Nations, people of colour, and people across spectrums of gender, sexuality, age, and abilities are encouraged to apply.
Community Evolution Foundation thanks all applicants for their interest in this position.