|Organization Name||Position Types||Duration||Great For||Region and Location(s)||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Fair Trade Edmonton Council||On-going (More than 1 year)||2019-11-29||2020-01-28|
After many years of outreach, advocacy and engagement, Edmonton officially become the 17th municipality and the 2nd largest municipality in Canada to become a Fairtrade Town on September 26, 2013. A permanent committee was struck to promote continued growth in the awareness, availability and consumption of Fair Trade products in Edmonton.
On June 15, 2016, the committee became a Registered Society with the official name of Fair Trade Edmonton Council.
Fair Trade Edmonton Council aims to be a reliable resource for individuals, businesses and associations interested in Fairtrade or Fair Trade and a respected promoter of Fair Trade in Edmonton and Alberta.
SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR
What we are looking for: We strive to promote the awareness and adoption of Fair Trade. One way in which we do this is through our social media. We are fairly new to utilizing social media to spread the good word about Fairtrade. Therefore, we are looking for one or two social media helpers to help create a social media plan and post accordingly. All new volunteers with be provided an orientation to Fairtrade and Fair Trade Edmonton Council - as well as an information reference sheet with common questions - so that you can be confident when engaging with members of the public. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to get experience in social media and marketing.
Working remotely may be possible.
Deliverables/Duties: The Social Media Coordinator Volunteer duties may include the following:
- Create post content for Fair Trade Edmonton's social media posts for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
- Create a social media posting timeline and utilize Buffer (Social Media Management Software)
- Post content according to set timeline
- Communications and coordination with other volunteers
Expected time commitment is about 2-3 hours every month or two. With an option to join a 2-hour monthly meeting once a month with the Steering Committee. The initial orientation session is expected to take about 1 hour.
- Graphic design and/or communication skills
- Social media coordination experience would be an asset but not mandatory
- A passion for ethical consumerism
How to apply: email firstname.lastname@example.org with your interest. Subject line: Social Media Coordinator Volunteer Position