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Position: IT and Community Manager
Type: full-time 10 month contract / paid internship
Elig.: 30 years or under at the start of internship (see below)
Organization: Small Change Fund
Location: Bloor and Bathurst, Toronto, Ontario

The Opportunity

The Small Change Fund is a social enterprise helping communities across Canada generate fast, flexible funding for projects that find solutions to environmental problems. We were the first crowdsourcing platform in Canada and use it to help community leaders raise the funding needed to achieve tangible results in their communities.

We are looking for an enthusiastic manager of the platform who is also an advocate with strong IT skills.

In order to excel in this newly created role you will have to move fast, think hard and be ready to roll-up your sleeves. Working collaboratively and "assisting with a smile" will define your day-to-day.

The Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead the strategic direction of the platform.
  • Create and execute multiple business models.
  • Generate digital content and apply to social media outlets.
  • Create communications narratives, campaigns and messaging.
  • Manage E-commerce & Customer Relations Management applications.
  • Support users with technical assistance via email or phone.
  • Diagnose, resolve and analyze problems.
  • Train and supervise volunteers and staff on how to use the platform.

Knowledge and skills

  • Strong ability to manage multiple projects and campaigns.
  • Keen business sense in translating ideas into action.
  • Good working knowledge of computer software, hardware and networks.
  • Solid commitment to environmental improvement and Indigenous reconciliation.
  • Working knowledge of E-commerce and CRM applications.
  • Superb problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications.

Education required

Degree or Diploma in related field.

Eligibility:

Please kindly note to qualify for this job you have to meet the following criteria:

  • Recent graduates from a post-secondary program (no more than two years ago)
  • No more than 30 years of age at the start of the internship
  • Canadian citizens, permanent residents or persons granted refugee status in Canada
  • Legally allowed to work according to the relevant provincial and Canadian legislation and regulations
  • Not receiving employment insurance
  • Available to work for at least ten months and 40 working hours per week

The position pays $33,000 per year in salary with some benefits.

We are located at the Centre for Social Innovation at Bloor and Bathurst in Toronto.

Closing date:

February 22, 2019

To apply please send your cover letter and c.v. to:

info at smallchangefund.org

When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at GoodWork.ca.
 

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Feb 11 2019    ID: 51189