Spinal Cord Injury BC

Spinal Cord Injury BC is the go-to resource for the spinal cord injury (SCI) community. But we’re so much more than your typical disability organization. We’re a national leader in Peer Support, we excel at helping people form social connections and challenge themselves, and we take pride in developing our information resources. We’re innovative—we like to push the envelope and try new things. And we tell powerful stories through our magazine, videos, and donor communications about how our members adapt, adjust and thrive after an injury.

Spinal Cord Injury BC Vancouver, BC, Canada
Apr 12, 2018
Communications and Events Coordinator (April 2018) This temporary full-time position is responsible for supporting the organization’s strategic direction in peer support and member engagement. The applicant will have the opportunity to work on a broad range of marketing, communications, and fundraising materials, and event-based activities from May to August. Applicants must be between 15-30 years of age, returning to school full-time, and a Canadian citizen. The salary is $15/hr for 16 weeks. Major areas of key responsibilities include: Event Coordination Marketing and Communications Fund Development The successful candidate will have the following characteristics: General understanding of marketing and communications principles and tools Proficiency in social media (knowledge of WordPress, InDesign, Photoshop, and Premier pro a plus) Excellent written and verbal communication skills Superior administrative and computer skills Strong organizational skills Ability to manage a project from inception to completion Ability to take direction and work as part of a team Experience with events, fundraising, sales and/or business development would be a great asset Click here to view the full posting To Apply:   Please forward your cover letter and resume, including the date you are available for work, no later than May 3, 2018  – by email to hr@sci-bc.ca .