Position: Communications and Marketing Lead
Organization: Better Environmentally Sound Transportation (BEST)
Location: Vancouver, BC. BEST has a physical office in Chinatown providing the option to work on site, from home, or a combination.
Full-time position (35 hours per week) starting ASAP. Position will be primarily Monday-Friday during regular office hours, with occasional outreach outside of these hours.
Pay: $20-23 an hour- dependent on experience. 35 hours per week. This role will primarily be M-F with regular office hours, but BEST offers a flexible work schedule with some working hour requirements for operational needs, including the occasional after hours or weekend work.
Reports to: General Manager, BEST
BEST, or Better Environmentally Sound Transportation, is a non-profit organization that has been promoting sustainable transportation since 1991. Our vision: Through sustainable transportation, we build vibrant, inclusive communities. Our mission: To activate better transportation options through initiatives, collaboration and leadership.
BEST’s current programs include The Bicycle Valet, a social enterprise that provides free and secure bicycle parking, primarily at events throughout Metro Vancouver, as well as at Granville Island in the summer. As events come back, this program is posed to grow considerably, including through a variety of partnerships.
Walk30 is a 5 week fun competition in the spring focused on walking for health, supported by health authorities, municipalities, schools and other workplaces. BEST hopes to grow this program throughout Metro Vancouver and across BC in the coming years.
Since 2010, BEST has run programs focused on improving and increasing transportation options for seniors. Currently, the focus is on a three year systems change project (Seniors on the Move) across BC, as well as delivering workshops to skill up seniors exploring transportation options beyond driving.
BEST is a small nonprofit working on big issues. As such, we all help each other out and collaborate to ensure we deliver the most value for our partners and work towards our organizational goals. All team members are encouraged to suggest new projects, new systems, and help shape program directions. This role will offer a range of projects and programs for the successful applicant to work on and gain an array of experience and make valuable contributions.
The Bicycle Valet:
Work with The Bicycle Valet Manager and General Manager to:
Seniors on the Move:
Work with Living Streets Coordinator and General Manager to:
Skills & Experience:
How to Apply:
Email Resume and Cover Letter to email@example.com . Posting will close Friday, November 12 or until the position is filled.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Oct 13 2021 ID: 61585