Position: Veg Guide Coordinator (on contract)
Organization: Toronto Vegetarian Association
Location: Downtown Toronto, Ontario
Position Type: One year contract with deliverables focused on Summer 2018 open to citizens and permanent residents of Canada only
Compensation: $11,700 spread over 12-months paid according to deliverables
Application Deadline: Wednesday February 28th, 2018
Founded in 1945, the Toronto Vegetarian Association (TVA) located at 17 Baldwin Street, Toronto, is the largest vegetarian/vegan organization in Canada. We are a registered charity; our mission is to inspire people to choose a healthier, greener, more compassionate lifestyle through plant-based eating. Our Veg Guide is a free publication that advertises over 100 veg-friendly restaurants, stores, cooking classes, and other businesses in the GTA. The Veg Guide is updated annually and distributed citywide. We also offer online listings on our website, veg.ca, as well as through our mobile app, which are both available throughout the year.
The Veg Guide Coordinator will lead the planning and production of the 2018-2019 Veg Guide. S/he will be required to communicate with customers, stakeholders and the general public about the program. S/he will work under the direction of TVA’s Executive Director, or designate, to contact prospective advertisers, coordinate ad sales, and collect copy from advertisers. A custom contact management database is used to coordinate/monitor mailings, follow-ups, and ad bookings. S/he will write communications for TVA newsletters and website to promote special offers and new businesses throughout the year. S/he will be required to also update listings in our online and mobile versions.
This contract is divided into four periods:
An enthusiastic, proactive vegetarian/vegan self-starter will thrive in this position. This role calls for excellent project management skills, strong communication skills (written and verbal), strong customer service skills and attention to detail, with the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Proficiency working with Mac OS X-based computer systems. Previous sales and marketing experience will be an asset.
The Veg Guide Coordinator will be required to:
WHO SHOULD APPLY?
A self-directed, tech-savvy vegetarian/vegan will thrive in this position. Project coordination and organizational skills will help the successful applicant meet contract objectives on schedule. Strong written & verbal communication and customer service experience will help the Veg Guide Coordinator to manage advertiser relationships and meet revenue goals. Other assets include expertise with sales and marketing or graphic design. Experience with MS Office, Wordpress, databases, and email communications in a professional setting would also be beneficial.
Deadline to apply is Wednesday, February 28, 2018
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those invited to an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. For more information please visit: http://www.veg.ca
TVA encourages applications from people representing the diverse community we serve. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), TVA will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require any accommodations, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.
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GoodWork ID: 44133 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Feb 13 2018