Join Our Team

Deadline October 25 2021

Jewish Family Services Edmonton (JFSE) is seeking a dynamic and energetic, Communications Facilitator to join our team for an 8 week term.  

Reporting to the Office Administrator, the Communications Facilitator contributes to the marketing and efforts for Jewish Family Services helping elevate the visibility of JFSE. The successful candidate will also be responsible for Media activities. The ideal candidate for this position will be inspiring, creative, and have a demonstrated record of accomplishment of achieving results.

ABOUT THE JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES:

We envision a world of economic and social justice: a world where individuals, families and communities care for and support themselves and one another. Jewish Family Services has served the Edmonton area for over 64 years. With Board vision, renewed executive leadership and a diverse staff JFSE has continued to grow and respond to the evolving needs of our community.  Our programs include Counselling, Group Therapy, Community Outreach, and Home supports,

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage dynamic social media channels, campaigns, and day to day activities
  • Write engaging marketing content for donors, clients and communities as well as audiences for print materials such as newsletters, brochures, and advertisements
  • Identify new opportunities to increase the visibility of JFSE and coordinate the annual appeal
  • Write, edit, and proofread content as needed

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, marketing, business or related field
  • Strong writing, research and analytical skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills: bringing humility, energy, diplomacy to relationship development
  • Strong content design and production skills

TO APPLY: Please submit an application by email (cover letter and resume) to tikunolam@jfse.org the Closing date: Oct 25, 2021.

We thank all candidates for their interest. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time temporary- 8 week term- this is a federally funded career placement position for youth (30 and under)

Salary Range:  $18-$20/hr Starting salary dependent upon education and experience