Job Posting Details

Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada

Communications Co-ordinator

Job Description

The Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada is now recruiting to fill the full-time position of Communications Co-ordinator, based in Ottawa.

Reporting to the Director, Strategic Affairs and working closely with the Program Manager, National Communications, the Communications Co-ordinator assists in planning, executing and measuring the success of a wide range of communications programs and initiatives, including content production, co-ordination and delivery for web, e-newsletters, social media, print, special events and media relations. In co-operation with other staff, they will also participate in marketing CHF Canada membership and services. 


The successful candidate will have:

  • a degree or diploma and at least one year’s experience in public/community relations, communications, journalism and/or marketing;
  • the ability to work effectively and with minimal supervision under pressure of high volumes of work with multiple deadlines;
  • superior digital literacy including web maintenance (Wordpress) and social media platforms and with marketing databases (Salesforce) and photo and video editing;
  • excellent communication skills, including speaking, writing and editing, and plain-language style.  
Bilingual fluency (French/English) is required.
Some travel and evening work may be required. The salary is commensurate with experience. CHF Canada offers an excellent benefits package.  CHF Canada is an equal opportunity employer.

How to Apply

If interested, please apply in writing by 5:00 pm EDT, October 24, 2017 to:

Christine Seguin

Director, Finance and Administration

CHF Canada

#311, 225 Metcalfe Street

Ottawa, ON  K2P 1P9


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Contact for Position
Christine Seguin
Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada
#311, 225 Metcalfe Street
Ottawa ON K2P 1P9

Telephone: 6132302201

Job Location

Job Level & Type
  • Intermediate Level
  • Full Time Permanent Staff Position

Listing to be posted until:
Sunday, November 05, 2017