Position: Communications and Digital Director
Organization: Nature Canada
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
1-year contract with good prospect of renewal, full time
Founded in 1939, Nature Canada’s mission is to protect and conserve nature in Canada by engaging people and advocating on behalf of nature. Our focus is to facilitate voices for nature on national issues including wilderness protection, threatened species and connecting people to nature.
Based out of our Ottawa office, the Communications and Digital Director oversees all aspects of Nature Canada’s communications and digital engagement work. The Director sits on the management team and reports directly to the Executive Director. The Director manages a small team of communications specialists working on earned media and digital engagement while working collaboratively with program and development staff to shape communications opportunities and content. This is a new position created because the organization is expanding and taking on more engagement and campaign activity.
This Moment in History
This is more than a job. Nature Canada has always been about the love of nature, but we are at a moment in history when the science is clearly telling us that we are undermining the conditions for life on Earth. We aim to be a part of reversing that trend and need a communications director who is able to help Nature Canada both convey clearly the crisis and contribute to building the collective agency to fix it. We know that’s not easy and are looking for a candidate who will bring all their creativity and passion to the challenge.
Job Description and Duties
Summary of Qualification and Experience
The successful candidate will have some combination of the following:
The salary range for this position is $75,000-90,000/year, depending on experience, with a benefits package that kicks in after a 3-month probation period.
To apply for this position, please send CV and a one-page cover letter describing your motivations for applying for this job to info @ naturecanada.ca with “Communications and Digital Director job application” in the subject line.
Deadline: open until filled.
No calls please. We thank all candidates for their interest, but we will only contact those selected for an interview.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Mar 28 2019 ID: 52623