Communications & Marketing Associate 

Salary: $48,000-$60,000 based on experience; 35 hours per week

Full-Time

Jewish Family and Child Service is a multi-service, client-centered agency, and a Children’s Aid Society supporting the healthy development of individuals, children, and families. JF&CS offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including dental, vision, and health coverage, a Healthcare Spending Account, and a defined benefit pension plan. We offer ample vacation and sick days and are closed on most Jewish and all Statutory holidays. We are conveniently located at 4600 Bathurst Street. On the premises, you will find free parking, a daycare centre and a gym (with subsidized membership). 

*This position currently works remotely due to the pandemic.

We are seeking a Communications & Marketing Associate to provide support to the Development & Communications Team in the areas of marketing, communications, and fundraising. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Write compelling copies to be featured in marketing materials and donor outreach, including impact reports, Annual Campaign and Annual Report.

  • Work with external and internal resources to write basic content for Agency publications including brochures, flyers, advertisements and others as they arise.

  • Support the planning and development of social media campaigns and implement a social media content calendar to share on the Agency’s social media profiles (Facebook, Instagram, etc)

  • Report social media engagement, improve SEO & social media analytics

  • Compose the Family Matters newsletters

  • Provide marketing support as required by the Management team

  • Work with managers and direct service workers on various external events and monthly initiatives such as Child Abuse Prevention Month, Social Work Month, etc.

  • Lend support at community events where Agency presence is requested such as the Walk with Israel, Pride Parade and others as needed

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Post-Secondary degree/diploma in Communications, Marketing or Social Media

  • Advanced knowledge of Social Media platforms including Facebook Business Suite

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Package (Word, Excel, Publisher and PowerPoint)

  • Journalism background and copywriting experience is an asset

  • Experience with Adobe Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) an asset

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills with an ability to translate information into appealing messages and stories

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

 

Jewish Family and Child Service is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in employment and welcomes candidates from diverse backgrounds. Accommodations during all phases of the hire process will be made wherever possible. Please advise us if any accommodations are required. 


We thank all applicants for their application and interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted. No agencies please.