FALL 2022 CO-OP – Marketing & Communications Coordinator

  • Location: Halifax, NS
  • Deadline: July 1, 2022 at 11:59 pm

Craig’s Cause Pancreatic Cancer Society is a national charity dedicated to both increasing survival and improving the quality of life for every Canadian diagnosed with pancreatic cancer through awareness raising, education, support and research. Our vision is a world where surviving pancreatic cancer is expected.
The role of the Marketing & Communications Coordinator is vital to the success of our four pillars:

  • Public Awareness
  • Patient Support
  • Healthcare Education
  • Research

The successful candidate will work under the direction of our Director of Marketing and Communications.


  • Working with the Director of Marketing and Communications to execute operational plans for events including but not limited to; Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, World Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day, National Pancreas Conference
  • Research and help refine measurement strategies for marketing campaigns
  • Help with the development of promotional marketing materials and visual merchandising.
  • Research and engage media contacts and companies that share common synergies for partnerships, sponsorship, in-kind donations, promotion of events, etc.
  • Prepare grants, reports, press materials and presentations
  • Assisting with the maintenance of our website, social media accounts and databases.
  • Gathering and analyzing data from various channels.
  • Preparing end of year reports
  • Gathering information for next years social media calendar
  • Meeting twice a week with our team to discuss, plan and execute operational plans.
  • Meeting all deadlines
  • Other related duties as assigned


  • Currently in Public Relations, Marketing, Media Studies program.


  • Proficient computer skills.
  • Proficiency in social media platforms


  • Self motivated
  • A friendly, positive, solution-oriented, professional demeanour with the ability to build and sustain strong relationships
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Attention to details and accuracy
  • Strong product awareness
  • Creative skills

$16.00 per hour / 35 hours a week / minimum of 14 weeks starting Sept 6, 2022

Email resume and cover letter to helen@craigscause.ca