Job Title: Events & Marketing Specialist
Reports to: Manager, Communications
Location: 310-111 Hastings St W, Vancouver, BC (Woodward’s Building)
Start date: As soon as possible
To apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
EMBERS is a social enterprise working with Western Canadian communities to combat poverty and strengthen local economies. Since 2001, we’ve helped thousands of people facing employment barriers lead productive, fulfilling lives through access to job placements, skills training, and career support.
EMBERS is growing quickly and we are looking for an Events & Marketing Specialist with the motivation and dedication to grow professionally with our organization. As the Events & Marketing Specialist, you will be responsible for the implementation and coordination of day-to-day marketing and events initiatives. You have a strong desire to make a difference in the world and ambition to grow your career alongside a successful, growing organization. Ready for a new challenge, you will dive in and take the reins on marketing and events.
Canada’s unemployment rate is the highest it’s been in almost 50 years. In 2017, EMBERS placed 1,900 temporary workers on job sites who clocked a combined 304,000 hours of work. This is roughly equivalent to 152 full-time jobs.
At EMBERS, our mission is to empower people facing employment barriers to be economically self-sufficient and develop productive futures. Studies confirm that employment and income directly impact a person’s wellbeing and quality of life. For almost 20 years, EMBERS has employed thousands of people and paid out over $25 million in wages and benefits to workers in our community.
We offer a competitive starting salary ($45,000 to $50,000) and a comprehensive benefits package that includes extended health care, life insurance, dental care, and an employee and family assistance program.
Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background check prior to employment.
We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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