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Temporary Full Time Social Media Clerk

Temporary Full Time Social Media Clerk

Company: The Salvation Army Public Relations & Development - Ottawa
Contact Person: Neil Leduke
820 Woodroffe Ave
Ottawa , Ontario , K2A 3V7

Position Description

Mission and Values Statement 

The Salvation Army is an international Christian church and charitable movement, active in over 128 countries worldwide. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity. The Mission of The Salvation Army is to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs, and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world. This is expressed in spiritual ministry, and also by a wide variety of social services, which are extended without discrimination as to race or creed.

There are three Core Values of our Faith: Salvation, Holiness, and Intimacy with God.

Rooted in these three values are the seven core operational values that guide all aspects of the Salvation Army in the Canada & Bermuda Territory.

Compassion:      We reach out to others and care for them.

Respect:              We promote the dignity of all persons.

Excellence:         We strive to be the best at what we do and a model for others to emulate.

Integrity:             We are honest, trustworthy and accountable.

Relevance:          We are committed to the pursuit of innovation and effectiveness.

Co-operation:    We encourage and foster teamwork and partnerships.

Celebration:       We give thanks by marking milestones and successes.

The powerful mission and core values of The Salvation Army serve as significant attractors for those people who choose to join the organization, which has been serving the under-served and evolving for 150 years.

Position Purpose summary:

Assist The Salvation Army’s Ottawa Public Relations and Development Department with their day-to-day work in relation to social media and marketing. This individual will work directly with the Public Relations team as well as the Divisional Director of Marketing and Communications.


  • Curate content, monitor and maintain social media presence for The Salvation Army in Ottawa (Facebook and Twitter)
  • Provide on-site live social media support during events (may include weekends and evenings)
  • Assist with the day to day management of social media platforms via Hootsuite
  • Support the Marketing and Communications team in creating a 12-month content calendar and identify key marketing dates for social media campaigns


  • The successful candidate must meet the requirements under the Canada Summer Jobs program.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multitask and work well in a faced paced office/community setting
  • Understanding and support of the Mission of The Salvation Army
  • Valid Criminal Reference Check

HOURS: 30 hours per week , Monday – Friday

SALARY: $14.00 per hour

Interested applicants are asked to contact Neil Leduke by June 22, 2018



The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation.   If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements. 

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Internal Applicants, please advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application

Posted: June 4, 2018 | Expires: June 22, 2018
Posted Under: Miscellaneous
Career ID: [ 5496 ]