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Community Engagement Coordinator

Job details:


Snowflake Place – Winnipeg, MB

(Three-year term with opportunity for permanency)

$42,000 annual salary (depending on experience) plus comprehensive benefits package

Snowflake Place for Children and Youth Inc. is a non-profit organization that facilitates multi-system collaborations and fosters best practices in child abuse investigations, to ensure that victims receive effective, sensitive and immediate support in a setting that puts their needs first.


The Community Engagement Coordinator is a key member of the administrative team, whose role is critical to strengthening the administrative capacity and sustainable development of Snowflake Place through communications, marketing, business development and volunteer management; functions that are essential to building strong community awareness, engagement and support.


Communications and Marketing 

  • Develop a comprehensive communications and marketing plan to promote Snowflake Place to community stakeholders, existing and prospective donors and partners, and maximize public awareness of our mission and services.
  • Coordinate the design, printing and distribution of promotional materials; on-line marketing through website and social media, website maintenance and updates, oversight and maintenance of social media platforms and interactions, brand development and messaging, design and distribution of electronic quarterly newsletters.

Business Development 

  • Schedule public relations events that will raise our profile in the community.
  • Oversee logistics of events such as, communications, volunteers and budgets.
  • Establish business relationships and partnerships with donors who support and invest in our growth.

Volunteer Program Development and Management 

  • Manage and administer a volunteer program that will recruit and engage volunteers.
  • Increase partnerships with the community in support of the volunteer program.
  • Develop policy, procedure and training manual.
  • Coordinate volunteer recognition and appreciation events.


  • Support the Executive Director by providing information, statistics and research as assigned.
  • Attend quarterly Board meetings to report on activities, budgets and statistics, as required.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.



  • A diploma or degree in Marketing/Communications, Creative Communications, Business Administration or other relevant education.
  • A proven track record of leading social media and community engagement initiatives.
  • Demonstrated experience developing communications plans/strategies.
  • Experience with special events planning and management.
  • Experience in the development, delivery and management of volunteer programs.
  • Effective donor relationship-building skills, with the ability to be tactful, proactive and diplomatic.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with various stakeholders.
  • Ability to analyze issues, identify opportunities and anticipate potential problems.
  • Proficient with MS Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Publisher.
  • External events require work outside of regular business hours.


Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter to:

Cheryl Martinez

Executive Director, Snowflake Place

225 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg MB R3B 2A6

(204)944-1405 Fax (204) 944-1421


A Prior Contact Check, Child Abuse Registry and Adult Abuse Registry Check, Criminal and Vulnerable Persons Record Check, and Winnipeg Police Enhanced Security Check are a requirement of all Snowflake Place positions.

To apply for the Community Engagement Coordinator job at Snowflake Place , send your resume to Cheryl Martinez at
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Company Name

Snowflake Place

Posted By

Cheryl Martinez

Job Category

Post Date

November 5, 2018 (Long time ago)

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