|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives- BC Office||Contract - Part Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||4503552343CAD$45,035 - 52,343||2019-09-09||2019-10-02|
The CCPA’s BC Office is seeking a Communications and Digital Engagement Specialist to work with us on a temporary basis (to cover a maternity leave). This four days / week position has responsibilities that help build the organization’s profile & reach through effective publishing, online communications and public engagement work. We are looking for a highly competent person with a diverse skill set and fantastic writing abilities who shares our commitment to social justice. You should have three to five years of experience working as a communicator in a social change organization. This position works closely with the larger communications team and reports to the Associate Director.
This job is a twelve-month contract with a steep learning curve -- you must be able to hit the ground running and learn quickly. You have:
The CCPA-BC’s work culture is collaborative -- you need to be able to work with the team and take direction, while also proactively taking responsibility for your work and deadlines. You need to be comfortable with frequent editing & re-writing of your work as part of ensuring CCPA’s integrity and rigour as a research institute. This job will require multi-tasking to meet deadlines, while also dealing with support requests and urgent items as they arise -- strong project management skills and attention to detail are a must.
Submit a 1–2 page cover letter and resume (including references) as a single PDF document with your last name in the filename to: https://www.dropbox.com/request/J3TdDJ07fLwtUJCXfexX?oref=e
If you run into problems with the file upload or require additional clarification, please contact Emira Mears, Associate Director, at email@example.com (no phone calls please).
Deadline for applications is Wednesday, October 2, 2019, at 11:59 PM.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those candidates shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.
Applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds are welcome.
Position details: 0.8 time (4 days a week); October 16, 2019 – October 15, 2020
Compensation: $56,294-$65,429 FTE ( 12 months at .8 = $45,035-$52,343). The CCPA is a unionized workplace with a salary grid, generous holidays and employer-paid comprehensive extended health benefits beginning after 3 months.
The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives is an independent, non-partisan research institute concerned with issues of social, economic and environmental justice. Founded in 1980, the CCPA is one of Canada’s leading progressive voices in public policy debates. The CCPA’s BC Office was established in 1997. The CCPA is a non-profit charitable organization. Our largest source of revenue is individual donations. To learn more, visit http://www.policyalternatives.ca