8-Week Summer Student Employment Opportunity:

Copywriter

Summer Student Employment

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CBM is a global mission organization committed to sharing God’s love through word and deed. We believe that God brings healing to a broken world through local churches. CBM works strategically alongside a network of partners in 14 priority fields, providing assistance in the following areas: Poverty, Justice, Kids at Risk, Building the Church and Crisis Response.

Canadian Baptist Ministries is seeking a Copywriter to work in the Communications Department, reporting to the Team Lead, Content Design. The Copywriter will assist our Canadian Partnership and Content Design team in creating age-appropriate content for children in an annual curriculum publication that will be made available across Canada, writing engaging stories for our constituency, and helping to write scripts for video-based lessons for children and youth.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Research global injustices in various countries where CBM partners in community development work
  • Create age-appropriate content for children in an annual curriculum publication that will be made available across Canada
  • Write scripts for video-based lessons for children and youth
  • Create engaging stories for our constituency to engage them in our global work
  • Write web content and social media posts
  • Archive photos
  • Edit content for newsletters

Skills & Knowledge Required:

  • Post-secondary education in communications, journalism, social science, or related field
  • A strong commitment to social and economic justice; good understanding of Christian mission
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and an ability to frame issues for different audiences
  • Excellent organizational, collaboration and problem-solving skills with the ability to work both independently and within a team environment to achieve common goals on time
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, social science, business, or related field
  • Exceptional research, writing, proofreading, and editing skills
  • An understanding of the non-profit and social services sector is an asset
  • Ability to work effectively within a small, entrepreneurial team

Submit resume and cover letter by e-mail to membercare@cbmin.org

The position will be held open until May 10, 2021 or until a suitable candidate has been found.

Thank you for your application; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. CBM welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.