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Latincouver (Social Media Specialist)

Organization Name: Latincouver
Opportunity Title: Social Media Specialist
Category: Communications / Marketing / Media
Commitment: Less than 6 months
Start Date: March 19, 2019
End Date: April 16, 2019

  • Appropriate for youth (i.e., less than 18)
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
  • Family-oriented volunteering
  • Appropriate for court-ordered volunteers
Opportunity Description:

The Social Media Specialist works closely with Social Media team in order to develop, and deliver marketing promotion for the Carnaval Del Sol in different social media channels including Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter etc.  The Social Media Specialist creates a strategy that generates inbound leads, gains followers and creates a positive image for Carnaval Del Sol.


Job Summary

  • Design, create and manage promotions and social media content in social media on a daily basis
  • Become an advocate for Carnaval Del Sol in Social Media spaces
  • Actively build personal relations with users by monitoring and initiating social media dialogues
  • Continuously improve by analyzing appropriate social data, insights and best practices, and then acting on the information
  • Collaborate with other departments to ensure image consistency
  • Develop all the content and calendar including all requirements from partners and sponsors
  • Manage current posts according to social media calendar
  • Increase our followers numbers according to marketing goals
  • Create interact posts
  • Promote our hashtag #ShineTogether
  • Manage, maintain and grow presence of Carnaval Del Sol in social media
  • Work closely with Social Medial, Marketing & Graphic Design teams to gather all needed information for campaigns


Skills & Responsibilities

  • Ability to work towards deadline
  • Ability to work with flexibility energy and commitment
  • Regularly evaluate the success of social media efforts on Instagram
  • Familiar with current social media trends
  • Ideate new and unique campaigns, promotions, and themes
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills in English
  • Previous experience in social media marketing is an asset
  • Knowledge of Spanish or Portuguese is an asset



  • Expand your professional contacts
  • Gain valuable social media marketing experience
  • Reference letter upon completion


How to Apply:

Send your resume to the email or fill out the application on our website and check out the many possibilities you can have with us:

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