Veg PEI is looking for individuals passionate about community development, sustainability and education in regards to plant-based living. We’re actively looking to increase the range and diversity of skills, perspectives, and experiences in our organization.

 

We are currently looking to fill 5 volunteer (non-paid) positions: Events Coordinator, Membership Coordinator, Marketing & Communications Manager, Technical Assistant and Grant Writer.

 

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Veg PEI is a non-profit corporation. Our mission is to raise the debate, increase awareness and secure community and political commitment at a provincial and national level, in terms of the impact that food choices have on cruelty to animals, human health and environmental degradation, and increase the public’s appreciation of plant-based living and eating as a solution to these problems.

Successful applicants are expected to:

  • adhere to the core values of Veg PEI: health, compassion, community, agriculture, and sustainability;

  • be familiar with the tasks required for the position;

  • commit to a 1 year term;

  • complete assigned responsibilities in a timely manner.

 

 

OPEN POSITIONS:

Membership Coordinator

2-5hr/wk

  • Work with Board to create membership program

  • Establish and maintain member register

  • Process and maintain membership applications

  • Work with Secretary to maintain communications with membership

  • Assist Board with organization of annual general meetings of members

  • Assist Board with organization of any special general meetings of members that may be called

  • Work with Board to develop and promote new opportunities and benefits for members

 

Events Coordinator

5hr/wk

  • Develop and maintain events calendar

  • Serve as contact person between Veg PEI and events organizers

  • Help develop materials suitable for Veg PEI to provide at events

  • Help develop, organize and run events that will promote Veg PEI and its mission.  

 

Marketing & Communications Manager

2hr/wk

  • Help promote Veg PEI, its mission and events in the media.

  • Identify ways to expand and enhance Veg PEI’s outreach presence at community festivals and other events

  • Provide communications between Veg PEI and the media, e.g.press releases, interview scheduling, etc.

 

Technical Assistant

2hr/wk

  • Assist with website design, updates and publications

  • Work with President to ensure website and social media sites are consistent and up to date

  • Assist with any other technical-related issues within Veg PEI as they arise

  • Experience in entry level graphic design an asset, but not required

 

Grant Writer

2-5hr/wk

  • Help identify potential funding sources that align with Veg PEI’s mission and programs

  • Write grant applications

  • Work with Board to maintain administration and recording of funded projects

 

 

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY END OF DAY APRIL 13, 2018.

To apply, please fill out the following application form: