Title: Communications Assistant
Location: Ottawa, Ontario (virtual considered)
Supervisor: Manager, Communication
Classification: Level 4, Step 0 (unionized)
Contract type: 1 year, renewable, full-time
Note that this is a unionized position and that full professional competence is required in both of Canada’s official languages.
About the Organization
Cooperation Canada is Canada’s national association of international development and humanitarian organizations working to achieve sustainable human development. Cooperation Canada brings together and advocates for Canada’s international development and humanitarian organizations by convening sector leaders, influencing policy and building capacity. Together, we work with partners both inside and outside Canada to build a world that’s fair, safe and sustainable for all. Learn more about Cooperation Canada at www.cooperation.ca.
About the Job
Under the supervision of the Communications Manager, the Communications Assistant is responsible for supporting effective external communications for the organization. The Communications Assistant supports the Communications Manager by providing assistance in the conception and implementation of Cooperation Canada’s communications and marketing initiatives particularly in the areas of content development, copy review and social media; as well as any other priorities which may be identified. As a generalist in communications with a professional expertise in the written French language, the Communications Assistant brings with them a range of skills and experience covering website administration, graphic design, content development and email marketing.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Website Content Creation and Administration (30%)
2. French language translation and copy editing (25%)
3. Social Media (15%)
4. Email Marketing (15%)
5. Graphic Design and Desktop Publishing (10%)
6. Other (5%)
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
Posting will remain open until December 13, 2020.
We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
November 27, 2020
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