JOB OPPORTUNITY: Communications Coordinator

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Communications Coordinator

Learn Lots. Make Connections. Do Good.

Description: Assist SkeenaWild’s Communications Director and support the SkeenaWild team. This position will include basic video editing, newsletter development, social media management, various writing/editing projects, film festival coordination and outreach, basic graphic design, and other communications related work.

• Temporary Contract for 6 months (the potential for contract continuation)

• 20-30 hours/week.

• Wage will be determined based on level of education and experience.

• Preference will be given to candidates with post-secondary education in communications, journalism, marketing or another related field. The applicant is expected to have excellent writing, communications, and computer skills, good people skills and a basic understanding/experience of local geography and environmental/community issues within the Skeena region. Basic graphic design experience is also an asset.

• This position will require travel within the Skeena watershed and the applicant will therefore require a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.

Please forward resume and cover letters to info@skeenawild.org or contact us at 250-638-0998.

Eligible applicants will be contacted for an interview no later than January 31, 2020.

About Us: SkeenaWild Conservation Trust was started in the fall of 2007. We are a regional conservation initiative whose goal is to make the Skeena River watershed and nearby coastal communities a global model of ecologic and economic sustainability. We are governed by a group of volunteer Trustees drawn from a variety of backgrounds.

For more information please visit our website at www.skeenawild.org

Application Deadline: Friday, January 10, 2020.