JOB POSTING – Communications & Fundraising Organizer

The Manitoba NDP is hiring a Communications and Fundraising Organizer. This position reports to the Provincial Secretary and has the following responsibilities:

  • Implementing, coordinating, and monitoring all communications for the Manitoba NDP. This includes but is not limited to website, media, membership, fundraising, Conventions, social media
  • Support and ongoing development of Party website
  • Weekly communication with members
  • Development of communication materials to support the ongoing work of the Party; collaborating with MLA’s, volunteers, and constituency associations to advance Party objectives
  • The preparation and presentation of communication workshops
  • Coordination, creation and development of events and materials related to fundraising, press conferences, social media

This is a very active position that requires the ability to manage competing priorities within multiple projects, often with tight timelines. The day-to-day duties may vary significantly depending on the priorities of the Party and the issues of the day

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience working in election campaigns
  • Knowledge and experience with email lists and websites, including Mail Chimp and Drupal
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and conduct workshops, fundraising events and direct mail campaigns
  • Strong knowledge of NDP policy and Manitoba political affairs
  • Ability to communicate effectively, with strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communications skills
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office. Experience working with InDesign and Photoshop would be an asset

SALARY RANGE: Per collective agreement
START DATE: Immediately
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Midnight, October 23rd, 2016

This is a full-time position at the Provincial Office of the Manitoba New Democratic Party

Please forward resumes to the attention of:

Keith Bellamy, Provincial Secretary
New Democratic Party of Manitoba
803 – 294 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0B9
Fax: (204) 786-2443
Email: keith@todaysndp.ca