Community Information Assistant

KCR - Community Resources - Kelowna, BC (30+ days ago)

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Position Title
Community Information Assistant

Hours of Work
20 hours per week Monday - Friday

Anticipated Start date
January 6, 2020 – March 31, 2020

Position Summary
To work in conjunction with KCR’s Community Services Team to provide community information and referral supports in the Central Okanagan.

Reporting Structure
Reports to the Communications & Development Coordinator

Prime Functions

  • Support implementing KCR’s marketing strategy and initiatives including producing a bi-weekly e-newsletter and generating content for social media channels
  • Maintain and update the KCR Community Resources’ Database
  • Create community resource publications pulled from KCR Community Resources’ Database
  • Provide information and referrals about community, health and human services to individuals and organizations via telephone, email, and walk-in contact using KCR Community Resources’ Database
  • Support the updating of non-profit professional development workshop materials
  • Share information with the community about KCR Community Resources’ programs and other community supports and services available in the Central Okanagan
  • Adapt display materials and staffing displays at various public events
  • Update Community Information database, community resource publications and workshop materials
  • Other tasks as required in order to support the Community Services Department, especially in regards to volunteerism and community information


  • Education in business, marketing, non-profit management, human resources, education, social sciences or similar field of study. These fields provide academic learning in various aspects required in this position, including teaching and learning methods, resource development, and marketing.
  • Experience volunteering and/or working with volunteers
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Social media experience
  • Experience developing resources
  • Experience with engaging the public, customer service

To apply
Email resumes and cover letters to Dorothee Birker, Communications & Development Coordinator

Application Deadline
Thursday, December 12, 2019

Job Types: Part-time, Contract