Volunteer Promotions Coordinator

Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
Jack Russell Terrier Rescue Ontario
  • Administrative / Clerical Support
  • Marketing / Communications / PR
Short term (Less than 6 months)
  • Youth (over 18)
  • Virtual (can be done remotely)
  • Ontario - Metro Toronto Area - Toronto



Jack Russell Terrier Rescue Ontario Inc. (JRTRO)


JRTRO is a completely volunteer run registered charity with the mandate to take in abandoned, abused and homeless Jack Russell Terriers and get them started on a new life by ensuring they are healthy and vetted prior to adoption, and that they are adopted to the best possible homes.  We are looking for new people to join us to help with this life saving work!


We have no funding, so we are looking for an energetic person to join our administrative team to help promote our rescue, our merchandise, our events, our dogs that are available for adoption, and to expand our public image to audiences that are not aware of us.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work as one of the core members of the Administrative Team
  • Plan and prepare advertising and promotional material on the JRTRO for merchandise and for various departments such as adoptions, events, foster care
  • Identify and distribute promotional material to appropriate audiences; target new audiences
  • Identify and develop contacts for promotional campaigns

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Ability to work independently and with others
  • Ability to work in a virtual environment
  • Basic knowledge of marketing strategies (i.e. various marketing channels, call to action, STP, 4 P’s of marketing)
  • Excellent creative thinking skills
  • A positive can-do attitude
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills
  • Moderate photoshop editing skills an asset
  • Must be able to handle constructive criticism and apply necessary changes to promotional materials if necessary
  • Strong organizational skills and proven ability to meet deadlines


  • Pursuing a college diploma or university degree in marketing or related field at a recognized post-secondary institution is not required but an asset
  • Minimum 0 – 6 months relevant experience
  • Must be willing to commit a minimum of 10 hours a week
  • Minimum 6 months commitment

How to Apply:

1) Visit https://russellrescue.org/volunteer/ and fill out the application at the bottom of the website

2) For “Volunteer Interest” please select “Social Media Assistance” and hit “submit” once you have completed the application

3) Email your resume to mboutthiphon@ryerson.ca with the subject: Promotional Coordinator Resume

JRTRO thanks those who have applied for the position; however, due to high volume, only applications who meet the minimum requirements for this position will be contacted for an interview.