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Now Hiring: Volunteer Coordinator

24 July 2018 / by CJRU 1280AM (author)
CJRU is hiring! (photo: )
CJRU is hiring!

Thank you to all candidates who applied. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


  • Coordinate training sessions and provide feedback to new and returning volunteers in the methods, techniques, and ethics of radio broadcasting

  • Maintain volunteer database and hour logs

  • Coordinate station events and fundraisers, including the annual general volunteer meeting and board rep election and Weeks of Welcome

  • Supervise and oversee collective programs, working closely with the collective leaders

  • Coordinate outreach to campus and community groups

  • Assist in promoting station social media and upload volunteer-produced content to website


  • Recent graduate in a field related to communications, marketing, public relations, or voluntary sector management

  • Volunteer or paid experience in a not-for-profit environment

  • Experience in fundraising operations or event management

Personal skill set

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Experience recruiting and working with volunteers

  • Ability to give thoughtful and constructive feedback

  • A creative approach to community building

  • Comfortable creating and managing spreadsheets and databases

  • A true team player

  • Proven ability to set, meet and review goals

  • Exceptional communication & outreach skills

  • Excellent character references

  • A passion for campus/community radio

Nice to have

  • Basic familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite or other design/photo editing software

  • Experience recording, editing and producing audio

  • Basic graphic design

Contract terms:

This is a full time position for a recent graduate for a term of one year

Flexible start date, beginning of September 2018. Flexible schedule. Some weekend/evening work.


Deadline for applications is August 16, 2018

Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


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