Role/Position: Marketing Coordinator
Location: Chilliwack
Please forward your expression of interest to this position to:
Sheila Kern
Regional Director, BC and Yukon, Diabetes Canada
P: 604-732-2318 | M: 604-323-4723

Length of time: minimum of 6 months


To provide marketing support to A Bridge to Better Living Society, a charitable society and a thrift store in Chilliwack that raises funds for juvenile diabetes research and restorative intervention for people at risk.

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  • Raise awareness of A Bridge to Better Living Society
  • Event based promotion (advertising and community event postings)
  • Promotion based posters, flyers and in-house signage
  • Light editing work in design and copy
  • Work with staff to establish marketing strategies and opportunities
  • Create awareness through event promotion
  • Abide by all Society’s policies


  • Gain valuable marketing and communications experience while working with a community-based grassroots Society
  • Gain valuable knowledge on the topic of diabetes, restorative intervention and the up-sale/resale/recycling industry
  • Build your advertising, outreach and persuasion skills while coming up with creative and innovative ideas
  • Have a positive impact on the community
  • Opportunity to demonstrate or strengthen your office administration skills
  • Play an integral role by engaging with and supporting the Society’s team of staff and volunteers in delivering the Society’s mission, vision, and values


  • Orientation to the Society’s mission
  • Role specific on-site training


  • Ability to take initiative and be self-directed
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proficiency in the MS Office suite of desktop applications, online resources and social media
  • Strong organizational and administration skills
  • Experience with media relations an asset
  • Organized, detail oriented and able to multi-task
  • Ability to take initiative and be self-directed
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience engaging and working with diverse groups of people
  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Engaging and outgoing personality
  • Punctual and reliable