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Position: Director of Events
Organization: Toronto Renewable Energy Network
Location: Toronto, Ontario

Toronto Renewable Energy Network (TREN) is a non-profit organization that creates educational and social events and activities for the public. Our mission is to create a more sustainable future by engaging people who are passionate about renewable energy. Currently with over 1,200 members, we believe that fun is also renewable! We look forward to meeting enthusiastic people like you.

We are currently launching our website, we need help to ensure that our events and activities are run smoothly, as we are expanding our event themes and expanding our team.

The volunteer Director of Events role is responsible for:

  • Coordination of all TREN events which relate to the mandate, with the assistance of the President and VP.
  • Event logistics: event planning, confirmation of event venue/speakers/catering/permits, managing registrations etc.
  • Working with the President to establish budgets for events and activities
  • Liaising with Director of Communication to promote events to various marketing channels to ensure events are visible across all platforms
  • Working with Director of Social Media to promote events on Social Media.
  • Committment is 5-10 hours per month including attending events.


  • Extremely detail oriented, self-motivated
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong experience in event coordination and management is preferred
  • Experience in sales/marketing/communications/PR is a great asset
  • Passionate about renewable energy, solar, environment, sustainability is a great asset


  • We are proud of what we do
  • Collaborative team environment, new ideas are encouraged
  • Annual team Christmas dinner
  • We provide references

To apply please send us your resume with email titled “Director of Event: your name”, with one paragraph about why you are the best candidate:

The deadline to apply is 11:59pm March 27th 2018. Due to the volume of applications, only candidates qualified will be contacted, thank you for your interest! If you are not selected this round, please check back for more openings in the future.

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GoodWork ID: 44415       Date posted to Mar 2 2018