Position: Communications and Social Media Volunteer
Organisation: Open Food Network Canada
Location: All of our E-volunteers’ assignments will be performed remotely / volunteers can be located anywhere in Canada
Schedule: 2-7 hours per week
Employment duration: Ongoing
Start Date: Immediate
Reports to: Operations Manager
Open Food Network Canada is inviting candidates with a Communications and Social Media background to apply for our upcoming e-volunteer opportunities.
We are a national not-for-profit providing tech support for local food systems. Our flagship service is an open source ecommerce platform that facilitates the creation of community food enterprises. We help small to medium scale farms sell direct-to-consumer, assist food hubs and online farmers’ markets to coordinate their online supply networks, and support food councils, members associations, and community groups with sector development research.
We are looking for volunteers to help with our social media outreach and communications strategy. This would be an ideal role for two e-volunteers to take on together. Responsibilities include managing our Instagram and Facebook accounts, and producing content for our bimonthly newsletter and Wordpress blog.
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Education & Experience Requirements
Skills & Abilities Requirements
Successful e-volunteer candidates will typically volunteer for 2-7 hours a week, working remotely.
Volunteering with Open Food Network will provide successful candidates with the opportunity to connect with a growing international network that is leading food systems transitions around the world.
This is a great opportunity for a communications major or new graduate, or for established communications and marketing professionals who would like to support transitions to more social just and sustainable food systems.
If you, or several of you, have 2-7 h/week to commit to Open Food Network Canada, please send a resume and cover letter to David Thomas at email@example.com . Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Aug 20 2022 ID: 65469