Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House Special Projects and Communications Coordinator Part Time in Vancouver, BC

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Special Projects and Communications Coordinator
Vancouver, BC

Minimum of 1 to 3 years work experience in a coordinating role, preferably in a social services or government….

The Special Projects and Communications Coordinator coordinates key aspects of the House’s fundraising, communications & marketing activities, key events and special projects and supports the Executive Director with community projects, board committees, and other tasks. Main areas are:

  • Oversees and organizes special events, including fundraising events, celebrations and other.
  • Coordinates communications and marketing activities, such as program guide, website content, social media pushes and other related activities.
  • Creates marketing materials and enhance marketing channels (website, social medial, print).
  • Creates 2 monthly e-newsetters.
  • Participates and supports Executive Director to implement civic engagement & community development projects.
  • Conducts outreach to promote and create awareness of programs (such as NSG and other);
  • Support the Executive Director in organizing and scheduling meetings, organizing logistics and taking minutes as required.
  • Assist by identifying funding sources, developing donor base, proposal writing.
  • Solicit donations, sponsorships and in-kind gifts, obtain additional funders / project funders.
  • Provide assistance to individual programs for specific marketing purposes.
  • Coordinates contractors to implement activities as a required.


  • Post-secondary education in human services, marketing or business, with related experience or education in event planning and / or project management.
  • Minimum of 1 to 3 years work experience in a coordinating role, preferably in a social services or government
  • Experience in organizational communication and marketing strategies required.
  • Proven ability to manage and implement web-based and social media communications and marketing strategies.
  • Superior organizational and administrative skills, ability to multi task and meet strict deadlines.
  • Excellent written English skills and editing skills – must be able to create copy.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and able to apply broad project goals to create a specific work plan.
  • Demonstrated initiative and creativity.
  • Ability to make external contacts and promote the organization’s mission, mandate and goals to an external audience.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $24.00 /hour

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-02
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