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National Social Media & Content Specialist

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Full Time Position 

The Canadian Mental Health Association is seeking qualified applicants for the role of a National Social Media & Content Specialist to join the National Office team for a contract role in the Marketing and Communications team. This role is for you if you are excited at the prospect of supporting the marketing and communications team, as well as the other departments within the national office with content creation, copywriting and editing, graphic design, social media management, monitoring and analytics.

About CMHA: Founded in 1918, the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) is the most established, most extensive community mental health organization in Canada. Through a presence in more than 330 communities across every province and one territory, CMHA provides advocacy and resources that help to prevent mental health problems and illnesses, support recovery and resilience, and enable all Canadians to flourish and thrive. Our vision is a Canada where mental health is a human right. CMHA has been chosen as one of Canada’s best places to work by Forbes magazine in 2021 and 2022. 

Position Summary: Reporting to the National Director of Communications you will be responsible for managing, evaluating, and updating the organization’s national content strategy. Oversee external social media and email marketing planning, deployment and on-platform posting and management (LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, MailChimp), lead organization-wide editorial meetings, and schedule content based on editorial calendar. Lead and support in development of communications tools, copywriting, graphic design, and plan, write and deliver communications toolkits to the federation based on the annual campaign calendar. As all public-facing materials are produced bilingually, French skills are a definite asset.  

Location:  This position will be based at our office, located in downtown Toronto. To encourage collaboration and explore new ways of working, CMHA National supports a hybrid work model of 2 days in the office and 3 days working from home.

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Compensation: $60,000 – $65,000 per year commensurate with experience and qualifications; along with benefits, a flexible work environment and a workplace culture committed to personal wellbeing and psychological safety. 

Benefits: Dental care, extended health care, life insurance, vision care, employee assistance program, flexible schedule, paid time off (vacation, sick and work life balance days), wellness program, work from home, hybrid work. 

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Are you a fit?  

If you are interested in applying for the role, please submit a PDF copy of your resume along with a cover letter to [email protected] by April 15, 2022. The subject line should mention “National Social Media & Content Specialist”. We thank you for your interest and please note that only those identified for an interview will be contacted.   

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CMHA is committed to our workforce reflecting the diversity of the communities within which we work. As such, we explicitly encourage applications from persons with disabilities, members of Black, Indigenous and racialized communities, people of all sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, and others who may contribute to the diversity of our staff. We invite you to self-identify in your cover letter. Please let us know if you require accommodations throughout the application process.