Position: Outreach and Engagement Assistant
Organization: Forests Ontario
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Type: environmental student co-op placement
Eligibility: currently enrolled in a Canadian post-secondary institution
Forests Ontario is the voice for our forests. Our mission is to foster a greener and healthier future for Ontario through large-scale forest restoration and management projects across the province. In addition, Forests Ontario delivers a wide range of educational and awareness initiatives to increase the public's appreciation and understanding of the social, economic, and ecological importance of forests. To learn more about our programs, visit http://www.forestsontario.ca.
Overview of Position
Forests Ontario’s Education and Awareness efforts focus on telling the story of our forests and forestry as a whole. Through our, It Takes a Forest Campaign, community events, and exhibitor booths we are able to share the importance of our forests. Forests Ontario is currently expanding on the activities that engage with the public and private sector about the importance of our forests and is seeking an Outreach and Engagement Assistant to support this expansion. The Outreach and Engagement Assistant will support program outreach, stakeholder and network engagement and, implementation and research.
The Assistant will provide support and assist with the coordination of stakeholder and network outreach and engagement efforts. The Assistant will also be responsible for researching and developing program collateral and education activities, identifying and participating in workshops and events, engaging existing and new stakeholders and partners, and supporting report development and website information.
Outreach and Engagement Assistant duties:
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
Start Date: August 18, 2019
Contact: Apply via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org . Please use "Outreach and Engagement Assistant" as the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Aug 1 2019 ID: 54352