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Latincouver (Event Planner)

Organization Name: Latincouver
Opportunity Title: Event Planner
Category: Administration / Clerical / Office
Commitment: Less than 6 months
Start Date: August 25, 2019
End Date: December 1, 2019

  • Appropriate for youth (i.e., less than 18)
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
Opportunity Description:

Latincouver is a non-profit organization that brings together both Latin Americans and Latin enthusiasts living in BC. Latincouver activities cover a variety of areas like business and culture, creating multiple events tailored to connect and empower people. 


Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in developing Latincouver  Programs and Events, including contacts with possible partners and sponsors, universities
  • Conduct market research on ways of growing number of members and improvement of the program
  • Assist in developing a digital marketing plan and social media content
  • Assist in the organizing networking events for Latincouver and traditional or digital campaigns and attend them to facilitate their success
  • Organizing special events from concept to completion. 
  • Supporting on-site event management including set-up, teardown, and supervision of volunteers where applicable.
  • Additional responsibilities and job enlargement may apply if mutual agreement is achieved



Requirements and Skills

  • 3-5 days per week, 4 or 5 hours, at least 3 months 
  • Exceptional writing and verbal English skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  •  Proactive and positive attitude with high levels of energy
  • Interest in the latest marketing trends
  • Previous experience in social media, digital relations, or marketing is an asset
  • Spanish or Portuguese is an asset



  • Expanding your professional contacts through Latincouver’s rich network
  • Being part of a fun, professional and multicultural team 
  • Learning new skills and an opportunity to practice English and discover other cultures
  • Upgrading your resume with experience in a Canadian organization
  • Reference letter upon completion


Start Date: As soon as possible.


How to Apply:

Send your resume to the email or fill out the application on our website and check out the many opportunities you can experience with us.

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