Position Type: Full-time paid internship, 37.5 hours a week
Start Date: July 2017
Reports to: Managing Director
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 growing and we are seeking a post-secondary graduate for the position of Events and Communications Coordinator. Reporting to the Managing Director, this position is responsible for coordinating and executing events including educational events, energy efficiency workshops, informational meetings and online communications. He/she will also be required to manage budgets, write reports, conduct research and find resources to support staff.
The Events and Communications Coordinator should have a love for special event management, provide outstanding customer service, be an enthusiastic professional, and be able to build relationships with internal and external customers.
This individual must have above-average communication and organizational skills and be able to multitask, think outside the box and troubleshoot problems. The successful candidate will have the ability to work with all types of people and be able to visualize an event not only from start to finish, but also the steps required to accomplish it.
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This position is open to applicants who:
To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Jen Atkinson, Managing Director at:
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GoodWork ID: 41290 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Jul 9 2017