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Digital Media Coordinator

     

Unpaid Volunteer Position


This is a volunteer position with great perks. The candidate must commit to working between 4 and 6 hours per week. 


Responsibilities:

  • Maintain Afropolitan Canada’s websites.
  • Create basic graphics. 
  • Create and coordinate compelling social media posts. 
  • Maintain social media posting schedule
  • Analyze and report on social media traffic and engagement
  • Create newsletters and emails
  • Report analytics 


Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge in communications, marketing or web design.
  • Excellent knowledge of social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, MailChimp and LinkedIn. 
  • Great writing and editing skills.
  • Great ability managing expectations and timelines. 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work independently with minimal supervision. 
  • Excellent understanding of MS Office: Word, Excel and PowerPoint in addition Photoshop, Illustrator and Canva. 


If you are interested, please send your cover letter and résumé by May 31, 2020 at kelly@afropolitan.ca.  

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Event Planner

Unpaid Volunteer Position


This role focuses on the coordination and execution of Afropolitan Canada’s events in Toronto. This role is a volunteer role with great perks. The candidate must commit to working between 4 and 6 hours per week. 

Responsibilities:

  • Event planning, design and production while managing all project delivery elements within time limits. 
  • Facilitate and manage all events details such as decor, catering, entertainment, location, transportation, invitee list, special guests, equipment. 
  • Handle arising issues and troubleshoot any emerging problems on the event day(s). 
  • Conduct post-event evaluations and report on outcomes. 

Skills:

  • Experience in managed events (weddings, meetings, parties and corporate events). 
  • Friendly, professional and punctual.
  • Excellent communication skills including writing, proofreading and speaking. 
  • Great at multitasking.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills both in person and by phone. 


If you are interested, please send your cover letter and résumé by May 31, 2020 at kelly@afropolitan.ca

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