Position Type: Part-time (2 days per week in January / 3 days per week in February / 4 to 5 days per week in March, full-time at conference and related events / 2 days in first week of April)
Job Region: B.C. – Vancouver & Lower Mainland
Reporting to: Management Team
Application Deadline: 5:00pm (PST) | December 1, 2023
Starting date: Beginning of January
Responsibilities: The Events and Communications Coordinator will be integral to organizing and delivering our annual Civic Governance Forum, to be held in-person in Vancouver, BC from Friday, March 22 to Saturday, March 23, 2024. Prior to the forum, a number of pre-conference gatherings will also be organized, including a “Solidarity Economy” event on Thursday, March 21. Reporting to the Management Team, the Events and Communication Coordinator will:
The successful candidate will have most of the following qualities and experience:
This is a contract position that can be remote, ideally in PST time zone. Must be available to attend all related events in-person. As a certified Living Wage employer, this role is paid $30.00/hr, which is above the new Living Wage for Metro Vancouver. The position may involve overtime.
We thank all applicants in advance; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Our mission is to foster and support leadership for inclusive, equitable, and sustainable communities across Canada. We believe that communities who value social justice, the environment, and strong local economies are healthier and happier places to live. Our projects and initiatives focus on civic governance, scholarships, and research.
Now in its nineteen edition, our hallmark conference inspires, informs, and connects progressive elected officials from B.C. and across Canada, alongside union leaders and civil society experts by bringing them together to learn about inspiring policies and practices, informed research, and transformative actions around issues of shared priority and interest. https://columbiainstitute.eco/event/high-ground-2023/
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