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Communications Coordinator

by Nokee Kwe

Position Type: Student Job
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Apr 28, 2023
Nokee Kwe

Job Description

Nokee Kwe

Mission: Nokee Kwe, founded on Aboriginal principles, is dedicated to creating, promoting, and sustaining culturally sensitive environments, which encourage and support personal development and self-determination.

Vision: At Nokee Kwe, we will be known as an organization that is a leader in the provision of holistic and comprehensive services to Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal individuals, assisting them in making meaningful life choices.

JOB DESCRIPTION:  Summer Student – Communications Coordinator
Job Summary

The Communications Coordinator will focus on external marketing and communications. They will work with a team to leverage key messages, to further the mission and vision of Nokee Kwe’s strategic goals and priorities. They will possess a fervent interest in good writing, creativity, and social media.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Attend program, staff and annual general meetings when required
  • Participate in cross-training as required
  • Attend and complete required training/professional development

Client Service:
  • Communicate effectively and in plain language with individuals, teams, stakeholders, vendors, and the larger community that Nokee Kwe serves
  • Apply their customer service skills in day-to-day work as they participate in teams, juggling multiple priorities and timelines

  • Work as part of a team to develop creative communication strategies, discuss market analytics and demographics, present innovative ideas and concepts, and share strategies
  • Work in small and large groups to meet goals/outcomes that effect the whole organization

  • Assist in the development of communication strategies and plans that promote and profile Nokee Kwe’s programs and services
  • Perform market research and review internal analytics and evaluates effectiveness
  • Create and release the messaging for various media and play a key role in the areas of writing, content development, social media and market research
  • Write clearly and concisely, and be able to see problems and solutions from different viewpoints

  • Make use of technology on a daily basis
  • Use the computer and online software skills (Excel, Word, Adobe PDF, CRM, Google docs & Analytics, online social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter)
  • Be familiar with web content management software, specifically WordPress

  • Suggest innovative ideas in brainstorming sessions and team meetings
  • Take a lead role in the presentation of social media campaigns, and website review, revision, and processes
Educational and Experiential Requirements:
  • post –secondary degree/diploma in a related field (e.g., Communications, Business/Marketing, Public Relations, English, Social Media Studines, Political Science)

Additional Knowledge Requirements:
  • Cultural diversity and inclusion
  • Working with adults
  • Principles of privacy legislation
  • Community resources
Additional Experience/Skills/Personality:
  • Excellent customer service
  • Outgoing, personable, solid team player
  • Essential skills training/experience
  • Organizational, and time management skills
  • Able to meet targets
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Case and file management skills
  • Computer skills (e.g. data entry, MS Word, email, web browsing, remote work tools, social networking, attachments- power point and/or excel an asset)

Additional “Nice to Have’s”:
  • Health and safety
  • Cultural diversity training
  • Privacy training
  • First Aid and CPR

Application Contact Information

Company Name:   Nokee Kwe
Contact Name:   Deb Armstrong
Email Address:
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