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Job Title: Digital Communications Coordinator
Organization: Windfall Ecology Centre
Location: Aurora, Ontario or flexible working from home

Position Type: Full Time, 35 hours per week
Salary: Commensurate with skills and experience

Date posted: April 7 2021
Start Date: April 2021

Windfall Ecology Centre is a non-profit social enterprise dedicated to building sustainable communities. Working at the nexus of climate, energy, and water, we research, design, and deliver innovative climate change solutions. Our record of accomplishment includes achievements in public policy, residential energy efficiency, renewable energy, electric mobility, water protection and leadership development.

Windfall Ecology Centre is seeking a post-secondary graduate for the position of Digital Communications Coordinator.

The successful applicant joins a dedicated team working to deploy climate change solutions at home, at work, and on the road. The successful applicant will provide a wide variety of communications support to existing Windfall Centre climate change initiatives, assist in the creation and delivery of news and relevant content to program stakeholders and refine digital marketing techniques. The Digital Communications Coordinator will use state of the art omni-channel communication technology and integrated relationship management systems to engage with target audiences (training provided). The ideal candidate has a passion for working on climate change solutions, is an enthusiastic professional, and can build relationships with internal and external clients and stakeholders.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  • Write and copy edit a range of materials, including media releases, blog posts, newsletters, digital marketing communications, and annual reports

Media Relations:

  • Provide general support and coordination for media relations efforts, including drafting media materials, maintaining contact lists, pitching media, and scheduling interviews

Targeting, Tracking and Reporting:

  • Create and maintain targeted stakeholder segment listings
  • Track and report key indicators including, website and digital communication analytics, Google Ads, and social media impact.

Social Media:

  • Contribute and manage social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube
  • Maintain social media content calendar ensuring social media presence is maintained.

Special Events:

  • Provide communications and event coordination support for special meetings and events as needed.


  • Assist with updates for Windfall Centre websites, social media platforms and digital marketing campaigns.


  • Post-secondary degree/diploma in communications, journalism, or marketing preferred.
  • Strong organizational skills and strict attention to detail
  • Experience with CRM systems and professional digital marketing techniques. Proficient with Microsoft Office. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Marketing experience is an asset.
  • Experience with Google Analytics, Google Ads, and Hootsuite also an asset
  • Skilled in digital communication and social media
  • The ability to work effectively independently and collaboratively in a dynamic environment
  • Demonstrate initiative and commitment to achieving professional information management and privacy standards
  • Commitment to environmental values

Benefits of working with Windfall Ecology Centre:

  • Receive comprehensive training on advanced communications platforms.
  • Be part of a team and have direct impact on program direction by supporting strategic work and fulfilling our community objectives
  • Develop a network of connections in the environmental and energy sector
  • Develop hands-on experience working with career professionals in the growing field of sustainability.

To Apply

Send your resume and cover letter to

Please include the position you are applying for in the subject line.

Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Apr 7 2021    ID: 59375