Oxfam Canada is hiring a
Internal/External Posting Notice
Title: Communications and Social Media Officer
Status: Full-time, unionized
Location: Ottawa, Ontario (remote available)
Immediate Supervisor: Manager, Communications
Salary: $66,633.65 - $87,685.34
Level: Band 2
Application Deadline: May 22, 2023
S****COPE OF POSITION:
The Communications and Social Media Officer is responsible for growing our social media audience working across multiple platforms by developing a growth strategy and creating communication materials and content that seeks to engage and mobilize a variety of audiences around Oxfam’s mission and vision. This Communications and Social Officer will work to raise awareness around the injustice of poverty and inequality, encourage engagement, deepen Oxfam’s value proposition and inspire action by existing supporters and the public.
Reporting to the Manager of Communications, they will work in collaboration with the Communications team and other cross-functional teams, to contribute to the organizations broader marketing-communications goals, while taking a supporter centric approach and leveraging innovative digital best practices.
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES**:** (This is not an exhaustive list of duties to be performed)
Strategy, Planning and Execution:
Communications Materials Development and Writing:
Executes an annual organization-wide communications product plan that promotes Oxfam’s unique value proposition;
Develops compelling content for key target audiences (Gov’t officials, advocates, donors, partners) and for various communications channels (web, social media, print, emails);
Provides editing support by reviewing materials prepared by others, upon request.
Creates central corporate communications assets to champion and demonstrate effective brand use and engage supporters and the public.
Graphic Design & Multi-media:
Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning:
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE & COMPETENCIES**:**
** MUST be eligible to work in Canada **
If you don’t see yourself reflected in every job requirement listed in the posting above, we still encourage you to apply.
Oxfam Canada is committed to diversity and equity around the globe and in our workplace. All our work is led by three core values: Empowerment, Accountability, Inclusiveness. We welcome applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification and share our values. If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us as soon as possible of any particular adaptive measures you might require. Applicants are encouraged to share accessibility needs in the application process, and every attempt will be made to accommodate them.
Important Note: All offers of employment are conditional upon signing our strict code of conduct, subject to satisfactory references and may be subject to appropriate screening checks. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for Oxfam Canada.
For additional career opportunities within Oxfam Canada, please visit oxfam.ca/employment-oppportunities. Please note that we are not able to offer internships or overseas volunteer placements.
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