Job Posting 70721

Communications Coordinator
Urban Roots London
London area
closed 2 days ago (Sat, 8 May)
canada summer jobs / summer students  •  $16.20/hour

             Communications Coordinator 

           Canada Summer Jobs – Summer Work Experience Program 


Are you looking to be part of a rapidly growing non-profit organization that supports our community? 

We have just the opportunity for you to get your hands dirty!


Urban Roots is a non-profit organization that revitalizes underused land in the City of London for agriculture by: 

  • Producing high-quality organic vegetables and herbs 
  • Distributing produce locally, directly to consumers and to private and social enterprises 
  • Developing agricultural opportunities for the neighbourhood, social enterprises, and community organizations within the City of London 
  • Growing a self-sustaining, urban agricultural model to germinate to new sites 

Job Overview 

  • Manage communication platforms, including but not limited to: website, social media, company email, newsletter creation 
  • Coordinating with partner organizations to tell the stories and impact of our partnership 
  • Assist in tracking data of harvest and delivery while generating social media content
  • Collaborate with various committees to implement programming needs / fundraising campaigns. 


  • Between 15 and 30 years of age 
  • Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. International students are not eligible 
  • Have a passion for urban agriculture 
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision and with a team 
  • Excellent communicator (verbal and written) with strong interpersonal skills 
  • Strong organizational ability and attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and work within deadlines
  • Proven experience in content creation and social media promotions via Instagram and Facebook
  • Experience with WordPress and Microsoft Office, including Excel

Job Details 


Urban Roots London values its place in an interconnected world and desires to reflect this value, acknowledging our responsibility to strive towards a diverse and equitable employment environment that recognizes the inherent worth and dignity of every person. We welcome applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. 

Applications from all qualified individuals are invited. We thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected to proceed in the competition will be contacted. Should you require accommodation in making an application, please contact .

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