Communications Coordinator – Sustainability Action Fund Concordia – Quebec

Job description
The Communications Coordinator will work closely with the SAF team and members of the Board of Directors to design, produce, disseminate, and maintain promotional tools and strategies to mobilize students interested in or in the process of applying to the SAF.

In their position, the Communications Coordinator will:
Develop and follow the organizational Communications Plan
Develop, design, and disseminate web and print communications promoting the SAF-funded projects, the Sustainability Research Awards, and the Living Labs projects in the Concordia community
Attend SAF funded events to enhance visibility of the organization and create content for web distribution OR coordinate with student project leaders to distribute their own promotional content through the SAF’s social media channels
Assist in the development and implementation of the organization’s Strategic Directions
Generate and share multimedia content related to funding activities via our website and social media platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Design, develop and provide technical support for the SAF website and the PDF application form
Develop, design and coordinate reports and resources for SAF’s various activities
Develop the organization’s tabling kit and engage with students during Fall and Winter orientation events, Sustainability Week, and other Concordia community events
Establish relevant media contacts on campus (student newspapers, fee-levy groups, Concordia University Communication Services, etc.)
Assist in creating a culture of engagement and public support for the SAF by representing the organization on the Concordia Campus Engagement Sub-Committee and Fee Levy Advocacy Committee
Collecting month-to-month data on social media/web performance
Lead the Marketing Committee

The successful candidate will have:
Experience and knowledge using Adobe Creative Suite software (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
Strong written and verbal communication skills in English (French is an asset)
Superior command of all major social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Knowledge of Social Media planning tools and how to gather content analytics
Experience with the WordPress, and page building plug ins
Experience assessing and determining content, standards, and processes for website management
Comfortable interacting with the public
Experience working as a team player, yet independently motivated
Ability to balance multiple projects and maintain a flexible schedule
Ability to meet deadlines with strict attention to detail
Working knowledge of Google Suite
Knowledge of social, environmental, and economic sustainability
Proficiency in coding HTML/CSS; working knowledge of PHP a strong asset
Experience working in a non-profit environment
Familiarity with Concordia University community
Enrolled as Undergraduate/Graduate student at Concordia University
Studies focused on sustainability, design, community engagement, communications, and/or other areas in which this position would contribute to the candidate’s learning

Application deadline: July 6th, 2022 at 11:59 PM. Please submit a cover letter, CV, and strongly encourage including some (1-5) examples of multimedia in one PDF file to Sebastian Di Poi at . Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork. The interviews will be conducted July 8th-13th. The position will start on August 2nd.