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Position: Communications Officer
Organization: Green Party of Canada
Location: Ottawa, Ontario

Are you a political junkie who’s always ready with a quick turn of phrase? Can you turn out great copy on tight deadlines? Well, we’ve got the job for you!

The brief:

  • You will help lead content creation across the party.

  • Working with the Digital Director and Director of Fundraising, you’ll develop creative briefs and deliver compelling copy that appeals to our donor base and Canadian voters from coast to coast to coast.

  • You will attend strategy meetings to help discuss direction and game-plans.

You are:

  • Passionate about progressive politics and the environmental movement in Canada.

  • A creative writer with a keen eye for detail, who is irked by grammatical mistakes and spelling errors.

  • A voracious reader who’s always looking to learn from the writing of others.

It’d be a bonus if you:

  • Have graphic design experience, and are comfortable using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop (or you are willing to learn).

  • Have video editing experience

  • Have experience using social media in a corporate or non-profit environment.

  • Have worked or volunteered on political campaigns at the municipal, provincial or federal level.

  • Can communicate in French

  • Get mad at your friends when they don’t recycle.

The work:

  • Direct mail

  • Web content

  • Brochures

  • Fundraising emails

  • Petitions and open letters

  • Social media and web content

  • Print and digital advertising

  • Background research

Some things you should know:

  • This is a permanent, full-time position located at the Green Party’s headquarters in Ottawa, Ontario.

  • The salary range for this position, dependent on experience, is competitive for the non-profit sector. To ensure a mutual best fit, please tell us your minimum salary expectations.

  • The Green Party offers fantastic perks and benefits, including four weeks’ paid vacation and comprehensive health and dental coverage.

  • We offer an enviable workplace culture in an office located just steps from Parliament Hill.

To apply:

  • Interested candidates are asked to submit a cover letter, resume and two short writing samples to .

  • The deadline to apply is June 30.

  • Thank you for your interest. However, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Green Party of Canada is an equal-opportunity employer offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package within a stimulating, professional work environment that advocates for a healthy work/life balance.

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GoodWork ID: 46044       Date posted to Jun 11 2018