Position: COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST
Wildsight is looking for a creative, collaborative, passionate and productive Communications Specialist to join our team. This is a 1.0 FTE position that comes with five weeks vacation and a Private Health Services Plan (PHSP).
Location: Kimberley, BC
Salary: $50,392 - $56,584 depending on experience
Wildsight’s vision is to inspire a shared community desire to protect our natural world for future generations. We envision extensive and connected wild spaces for wildlife—from grizzly bears to woodpeckers to trout. We envision clean and clear water running from mountain watersheds to our lakes. We see thriving and sustainable communities made up of engaged and educated citizens.
Wildsight’s approach is unique. We not only work to shape and influence land-use decisions, but we guide practice and steward change on the ground. We work with industry, scientists and all levels of government, including First Nations. We partner with other local, provincial, national and international conservation organizations to achieve our goals.
At our heart, we are a grassroots organization, harnessing our power from the people whose lives affect and are affected by our work. We strive to inspire a conservation ethic in our children and in our communities so that the future leaders of tomorrow will be equipped to deal with the challenges of sustainability.
About the Position
The Communications Specialist will be an exceptional writer and strategic thinker, developing and executing our strategic communications plan to help accomplish our goals. The Communications Specialist will have a proven ability to write for different audiences in order to connect with our supporters and donors, creating engaging content across channels. The successful applicant will understand the importance of measuring success using various metrics.
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Applicants are asked to send a cover letter, CV and maximum two-page writing sample in one PDF to Andy@Wildsight.ca by October 31st. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Oct 4 2019 ID: 54890