Job advertisement

Muslim Social Services invites applications for a Canada Student Summer Job, available immediately

Job Title: MSS communications coordinator

Job description: Help coordinate the organizational activities, community outreach, marketing strategy, and programming, by developing a strong web presence, development of other communication strategies and tools as well as other tasks deemed appropriate by the supervisor.

The student will work under the direct supervision of the MSS ED/Counsellor and will be provided training in all areas.

Requirements: Post-secondary student (Community College, University, Technical Institute). Students must have strong written and verbal communication skills. Proficiency in MS Word and Excel is required. Excellent web design skills, especially familiarity with WordPress, will be an asset. The ideal candidate will be self- motivated and capable of working responsibly and independently. Applications from students specializing in communications, journalism and marketing are desirable.

Priority will be given to students with person with disabilities, newcomers to Canada, or members of a visible minority.

Duration of the job: Seven weeks from start date. Applicant is expected to start by June 23, 2014.

 Rate of pay: $11/hr for 30 hours per week.

To apply: Send a cover letter and resume to info@muslimsocialserviceskw.org, Attention Canada Summer Jobs.

 Application Deadline: June 20, 2014

Note: Applicants must between 15-30 years, eligible to legally work in Canada and have been a fulltime student during the previous academic year, and intend to return to school full-time for the next academic year.