May 1, 2017

Job Title: Communications assistant

Duration of appointment: June 12, 2017l– August 19, 2017; 35h/week

Responsibilities:

Social media management (Facebook, Twitter)
Website updates and management (WordPress)
Design of newsletters
Gathering stories from clients served and community partners to highlight in our giving appeals, newsletters, and reporting
Design of outreach materials and meeting with community partners
Assistance with grant writing and editing

Requirements:

Post-secondary student (Community College, University, Technical Institute): must be returning to school full time in Fall 2017.
The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and capable of working responsibly and independently.
Relevant fields of study include, but are not limited to: English, marketing, speech communications, urban planning, interdisciplinary studies, sociology, social work, social development studies, and psychology.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Background in graphic design, WordPress, social media communication an asset.
Priority will be given to students with disabilities, newcomers to Canada or members of a visible minority.
Hourly wage rate: $12.50 (subject to increase)

To apply: Email a cover letter and resumé to
iman@muslimsocialserviceskw.org by May 27th, 2017. Please state the position for which you are applying in the subject line of your email.