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Reporting to the Director, Communications & Marketing, the Communications Specialist will develop and produce internal and external communications materials in support of the Friends of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Write compelling content for communications materials that will inspire and move prospects into action 
• Research, develop, monitor and manage content for Friends social media channels. 
• Manage Friends website and its content. Through Google Analytics, monitor the effectiveness of the site and make changes as required. 
• Create and update in-house design as needed using Indesign and Photoshop. 
• Align and guide designers in the delivery of material. 
• Liaise with stakeholders to ensure project/communications deliverables and expectations are effectively managed and any issues are resolved. 


• Minimum of 3 years communications experience preferably in a non-profit organization. 
• Post-secondary education in a related discipline. 
• Exceptional writing, proofreading and editing skills with the ability to write clear engaging content. 
• Must have strong computer skills including InDesign, Photoshop, Macbook Pro. 
• Demonstrates excellent problem-solving, decision making and critical thinking skills. 
• Demonstrates excellent organizational and time-management skills. 
• Demonstrates initiative and the ability to function independently, as well as a team member in a fast paced, demanding environment. 
• Works collaboratively with team members and provides input, cross-coverage and assistance as required. 
• Brings ingenuity and creativity to the communications department, including initiatives and processes. 

Salary Range: $50,000 - $55,000 

Forward resume with two writing samples by July 17th, 2017 to: 

Viv Draward 
Director, Communications and Marketing 

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 
Proficiency in both official languages will be considered an asset.