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OLDF is looking for recent grads, youths and students to join our editorial team for our publications. You will have a hand in managing the day-to-day editorial responsibilities, using your skills and expertise to monitor workflow and support the editorial staff face-to-face or remotely.

Ontario Learning Development Foundation (OLDF) is a registered charity in Canada that performs training and educational services to youths, children, new immigrants, and seniors. Our mission is to transform our communities through integrated educational and community-response empowerment initiatives for children, youth, new immigrants and their families.

Position Overview

This position reports to the Managing Editor and will complete the following tasks:

  • Collaborate with the managing editor in overseeing the design and brand of our publications, website, and social media platforms
  • Collaborate with the editorial team in acquiring images, graphic art or from outsourced artists
  • Create a social media campaign for the publications
  • Passion for empowering themselves and other youth
  • Strong understanding of the creative process behind digital design, as well as social and digital brand development
  • Must have 1-3 years' experience creating impactful designs
  • Proficient user of Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop (video editing skills would be a bonus)
  • Capable of leading projects from concept to completion
  • Must have strong interpersonal, communication, time management, and organizational skills
  • Proven ability to work well independently and in a team

Time Commitment

  • Flexible hours with team meetings, approx. 20-30 hours/week
  • Must be available for nine to fourteen weeks contract
  • Salary: $14.25 per hour
  • Number of position
  • 3

Location

  • Work from home / Remote work due to COVID-19

Since this is a funded position by Canada Summer Job grants, all applicants must be a youth (citizen, PR or conventional refugee) between 15

  • 30 years of age to qualify.

The application deadline is May 15, 2021

We would like to thank all those that apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We request no emails, faxes, phone calls, social media posts or requests to meet, please.

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