Educational Outreach - Marketing Liason

Organization Details
Organization Name: KIDS Initiative
Address: Winnipeg MB
Website: http://www.kidsinitiative.ca
Organizational Description: MISSION
To work with developing communities by facilitating sustainable solutions to enrich the lives of children.

VISION
A world where everyone lives more and suffers less.

PURPOSE
To better the lives of children by helping to alleviate poverty, facilitating sustainable food and water solutions, advancing education, and improving health.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Be the main contact between Marketing and Communications Committee and the Educational Outreach Committee.
Ensure marketing pieces (brochures/certificate design) are completed and updated as required.
Help to develop a strategy to maintain relationships with educators.
Identify and help to enact, with the Marketing and Communications team, a strategy for the laumch and marketing of the Educational Outreach Program. This entails:
-working the Marketing and Communications team to prepare a schedule in advance for the social media posts
-requires website updates as needed
Skills Required: Experience with Marketing and Communications strategy and execution
Familiarity with social media channels (Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn)
Highly motivated individual that is passionate about KIDS Initiative's mission, value and purpose
Demonstrates innovation, initiative, and creativity
Ability to work on a team and liaise with other KIDS Initiative committees
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
French language is beneficial
Some knowledge of the UN Sustainable Development Goals or general sustainable development is preferred.
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Evening, Weekend
Minimum 3-5 month commitment dependent upon the length of time to complete tasks outlined below. *Introduction/onboarding meeting via phone or video call (Zoom) is required All volunteer expectations: Attend a monthly meeting (usually no longer than half and hour) via Zoom Maintain contact with the lead and respond to messages in a timely manner (within 3 days) Use of Basecamp as the main form of communication and document storage
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Online: www.kidsinitiative.ca/application-for-volunteers
Closing Date: Aug 31, 2022