Digital Content Assistant

Position Summary

Indigenous Clean Energy (ICE) Social Enterprise is seeking a full-time Digital Content Assistant to support the Communications team in a variety of content production such as designing marketing collateral and social media graphics, editing photos and videos, writing copy for our different communication channels as well as making technical improvements to the ICE Network 

We seek a self-motivated individual to propose, develop, and implement engagement activities and content. The Digital Content Assistant should have a good understanding of Adobe Creative Suite, social media management tools, web content management, excellent writing skill, and strong attention to detail. 

We are an equity employer and encourage all interested people to apply. However, First Nations, Inuit or Métis candidates will be given priority, please self-identify. Travel within Canada and internationally may be required. Compensation commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities

This role consists of two main areas to support: 

Social Media and Creative Content Support (60%)  

  • Helping implement ICE communications strategies  
  • Supporting social media content creation, including graphics, video editing, and copywriting 
  • Proposing and executing social media campaigns  
  • Assisting with any kind of template document formatting
  • Supporting the Communications team in repurposing and creating fresh content for monthly newsletters and other types of communications  
  • Assisting with proofreading when needed  

ICE Network Development: (40%) 

  • Improving the functionality of the ICE Network (Backend)  
  • Customizing the ICE Network platform to improve platform user experience  
  • Developing custom modifications, widgets, and design to fit the needs of the platform 
  • Work with the Communications team to identify and develop content to be shared through the platform  
  • Supporting ICE teams in managing program-specific content and spaces 
  • Responding to questions from Network members and encouraging them to post and connect with others  
  • Maintain Network content aligned with other ICE communications channels   
  • Maintaining a collection of photos, graphics, icons, infographics, and video clips used in various digital content  

      Education, Experience & Skills

      • Social media management and analytics experience  
      • Experience using Adobe Creative Suite  Experience with creating digital content, formatting documents, video editing, and photo editing  
      • Proven experience of writing, editing, and proofreading in a professional setting  
      • Experience with web development and content management systems (WordPress, Squarespace), and familiar with general web technologies (HTML, CSS) 
      • Able and eager to get training in web development if needed 
      • Strong communication, copywriting, and editing skills to create engaging content 
      • Strong attention to detail with excellent proof-reading skills 
      • Creative and proactive problem solver  

          Attributes

          • Ability to work with a team;   
          • Good interpersonal skills;   
          • Ability to take directions and work independently;   
          • Effective critical/analytical thinking, and problem-solving skills;   
          • Ability to apply sound judgment and make decisions within the area, often on short notice; and   
          • Ability to adapt and adjust to changes; 

             

             

            Status: Full-time 

            Location: Remote 

            Applications Deadline: March 2, 2022

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