Sunday, July 18, 2021

Initiatives of Change Canada

Volunteer Communications Positions Available
Effective July 2021

Three volunteer opportunities are available to support our small but mighty IofC Canada communications team.

We are particularly interested in attracting youth candidates (aged18-30years) who are committed to the vision of the organization, but all who are interested are welcome. Francophone/Bilingual candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

1) Website Support: We are looking for support with updating our English and French IofC Canada websites.

Basic required skills would include:
    •  Education/working experience in updating websites with new content
    •  Interest in collaborating with the IofC Canada communications team            
    •  Ability to work in collaboration with the IofC International Webmaster to make improvements to our website for ease of navigation and effectiveness


2) Social Media Support: We are looking for support to keep our English and French social media platforms up-to-date.

Basic required skills would include:
    •   Education/working experience in social media content/management
    •   Proficiency in understanding marketing for mission-based not-for-profit organizations
    •   Understanding of social media platforms: Facebook, Instagram
    •   Tailoring the ‘voice’ of our organization to our audience

3) Content Developer: We are looking for someone to help with the creation, development and editing of organizational content for our English and French websites and social media platforms.

Basic required skills would include:
    •   Education/working experience in journalism/communications
    •   Excellent communications and writing skills
    •   Good creative storytelling and interviewing skills
    •   Content creation could include but not limited to posts for social media platforms, blog entries of personal stories of change, resources related             to peacebuilding, trustbuilding and personal change
    •   Familiarity with topic-specific content related to the work of the organization
    •   Knowledge of the organization would be considered an asset

For questions and expressions of interest, please contact