JOIN OUR TEAM

SPRING 2019

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Kite is a non-profit that operates at its normal capacity at all times of the year. Balancing both school and Kite is very feasible if time is managed effectively. Please be sure to review the time commitment of each role when selecting which position would suit your skills best. 


ADVOCACY PORTFOLIO


Co-Director

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to lead the advocacy team through facilitating team meetings, liaising with its portfolio members and coordinating with the broader Kite Vancouver team.

  • Develop a non-partisan advocacy campaign centred on civic participation and empowering students to be involved with local political and social issues.

  • Oversee the planning of advocacy events, which includes budget creation, liaising with stakeholders, promotion and generating interest among the community.

  • Oversee the planning of online campaigns, which includes content ideation, creation, scheduling and publishing.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Sound understanding of local politics and causes.

  • Experience leading a team.

  • Experience with event planning and online marketing.

  • Strong written and oral communications skills.

  • Goal-oriented and strategic mindset for advocacy.

  • Strong work ethic and passion for the type of work Kite does.

    POSITION SPECIFIC EXPECTATIONS:

  • Workload will be roughly 15 hours per week.

  • Attendance at full-team meetings and professional development sessions.

  • Lead weekly portfolio meetings.


COMMUNICATIONS
PORTFOLIO


Graphic Designer

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Communications Coordinator and others requiring design work to produce content for Kite’s Facebook, Instagram, website, advocacy project, and other promotional tasks as required.

  • Consistent communication with the photographer to ensure proper curation of graphics and photographs for our social media.  

Qualifications:

  • Previous graphic design experience required.

  • Ability to collaborate simultaneously on multiple projects.

  • Experience with social media marketing an asset.

  • Familiarity with Lucidpress or other reporting software an asset.

  • Strong work ethic and passion for the type of work Kite does.

    Position Specific Expectations:

  • Workload will be roughly 5-8 hours per week.

  • Attendance at full-team meetings, professional development sessions, and weekly portfolio meetings.