Member of the Board's Marketing Committee

(Up and Running Guelph)

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Position ID: V-GUE3216 Last Modified: 17 Oct 2020 Last Full Update: 17 Oct 2020
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementImprove mental health through walking and running
ContactShirley Hunt, Executive Director, Up and Running Guelph; Phone: (519) 803-6067; Email:
DutiesSupport the Up and Running's Marketing Committee in developing effective marketing and communications strategies and tools to enable us to broaden our reach, and enhance our impact.  
The Committee has the following goals:  
Work to develop a comprehensive marketing plan for Up and Running to enable us to reach out to potential participants, volunteers, and community partners  
Develop and implement a plan for our social media communications 
Develop marketing materials such as posters and brochures, and a plan for their distribution, enlisting Board members where needed 
Update our website to ensure it is aligned with our goals, relevant, and effectively reaching our target audience 
Maintain and build relationships with local businesses, organizations, health care professionals and media to enhance our presence in the community 
Evaluate effectiveness of marketing initiatives/tools and make appropriate changes 
Conduct community outreach and develop partnerships (e.g. partner with community events, other organizations)
Sustainable Development GoalsGood Health and Well-Being
BenefitsBe part of a dynamic team working to share the mental health benefits of green exercise and social connections. Gain experience and use your skills to develop marketing tools for a community benefit organization focused on improving mental health.
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with limited mobility
Areas of InterestCommittees ; Community Outreach ; Marketing & Promotions ; Social Media
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; General Computer Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Web & IT ; Writing & Editing
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; We are currently conducting our work and meetings remotely.
Minimum Hours6 / Month
SeasonsYear Round
Number of PositionsGuelph 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
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Start DateOn or after 15 Oct 2020
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Organization NameUp and Running Guelph