Position: Communications Assistant
Closing Date: October 16, 2019
Join an innovative team committed to making a positive difference in the lives of people around the world. Presbyterian World Service & Development (PWS&D) is the development, relief and refugee sponsorship agency of The Presbyterian Church in Canada. PWS&D responds with partners overseas to help communities overcome poverty, recover from emergency situations and provide new futures for vulnerable people. PWS&D works with church-based development agencies and local organizations seeking to transform their communities by promoting justice, peace and the integrity of creation through programs in the areas of food security, sustainable livelihoods, health, peace and human rights.
The Communications Assistant is responsible for helping to ensure the overall effectiveness of PWS&D’s communications and public engagement program. The Communications Assistant will work with the communications team to raise awareness about PWS&D’s programs and provide support to improve PWS&D’s donor stewardship efforts. The incumbent is a team player and effective communicator who is dynamic, highly motivated and hardworking with strong organizational and interpersonal skills.