WelcomeHomeTO is a group of professionals from various disciplines with the shared goal of supporting the best settlement experience fo . . .
WHTO (www.welcomehome.to) is a Not-For Profit organization that envisions a dynamic settlement network where all newcomers are welcomed with open hearts and minds, and supported to reach their highest potential for a stronger Canada.
WHTO is possible because of the hard work, passion and dedication of our team of volunteers! Currently, we are seeking to fill the following volunteer position:
SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER and GRAPHIC DESIGNER
ABOUT THE ROLE
As a vital member of the Communications team at WHTO, you are invited to unleash your creativity through your words, graphic design and storytelling in order to amplify the stories of newcomers in a positive, exiting and empowering way. Together with the team, you will be designing and executing a social media strategy to keep WHTO’s communications materials engaging, relevant and meaningful for our community.
Managing WHTO social media accounts (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, website)
Creating content and posting as scheduled according to content calendar objectives
Summarize metrics of audience engagement and craft social media strategy accordingly
Developing visuals using Canva or other design software
Editing video clips to create stories for the website
SKILLS AND EDUCATION
Working knowledge of and experience in social media management (1+ years)
Basic design and video editing skills
Strong writing and communication skills
Some experience in event planning an asset
Undergraduate education in related fields (Marketing, Communications, etc.) an asset but not required
A high degree of autonomy and self-direction in work
A positive attitude and a passion for sharing stories!
The ideal candidate is located in Toronto and is available to meet regularly with the team in-person at the Centre for Social Innovation. However, remote candidates will be considered if they demonstrate the required skills and commitment.
The role requires 5-7 hours of consistent commitment per week.
720, Bathurst St., Toronto, ON, M5S 2R4, Canada.