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Marketing Director

GVTA Board of Directors

Grand Valley Trails Association


   About the Position

Impact Statement
The Grand Valley Trail was built and maintained through a large network of volunteer maintenance workers who ensure a strong and safe trail system. A volunteer Board of Directors administers this not-for-profit organization and therefore we would not exist if not for our enthusiastic volunteers.

Description
As a Marketing Director, you will ensure all promotional materials are consistent, appealing, and suitable in style and content; create standardized promotional presentations, which focus on developing the GVTA as a public resource.

In this role, you will also cultivate relations with public agencies including municipal and regional governments, the GRCA, and foundations in order to obtain cooperation, funding and expertise for the GVTA. As well, you will liaise with public media by direct contact providing press releases, and holding press conferences.

Strong communications skills are required, and previous marketing experience is a definite asset.


Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual
Age: 30+
English Proficiency, Specialized Training, Work Without Supervision

Area(s) of Interest: Boards/Committees, Communication/Public Relations, Leadership/Management

Skill(s): Communicate in Plain Language, Public Speaking/Presentation Skills, Public and Media Relations, Written Communication, Creative Thinking


Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: Orientation to organization and board provided.
Working Conditions: With the exception of board meetings 10 times a year, most volunteer work is done independently at your home or office at your convenience between meetings. The director must have access to a phone, a computer and the internet. As needed, the Marketing Director would be required to find a suitable location, for example, a coffee shop, to meet with volunteers s/he oversees.
Accessibility:
Transportation: Car required


Time Commitment

Duration: 1 year or more
Anytime
The Board of Directors meet the second Tuesday evening of the month, for 10 months of the year (not January and July) for approximately 2 hours. The expectation would be that the Director completes at least 10 hours of independent volunteer work a month outside of these meetings.

   Contact Information
https://www.gvta.on.ca/Volunteer.htm
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75 King Street South Waterloo, N2J 4V1
Kitchener,Township of Wilmot,Township of Woolwich,Township of Wellesley,Waterloo,Cambridge

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