The Digital Content Coordinator is part of the MCC Digital Communications Team which is part of the MCC Canada Communications and Donor Relations, and MCC U.S. Communications departments. This position is focused on our external audience and is responsible for ensuring websites are up to date and communicating effectively with our external audiences via email. This position will coordinate content on MCC’s websites and in emails. This includes envisioning content, editing and adapting other existing MCC content, and creating additional content (sometimes with MCC content creators.) The Digital Content Coordinator is responsible for the production of MCC’s monthly email newsletter, In Touch. This position also assists with and acts as a backup helping to manage MCC’s Google AdWords grants and search advertising campaigns.
All MCC workers are expected to exhibit a commitment to: a personal Christian faith and discipleship; active membership or participation in a Christian church; and nonviolent peacemaking. MCC is an equal opportunity employer, committed to employment equity. MCC values diversity and invites all qualified candidates to apply.
Post-secondary degree in communications or equivalent experience.
2-3 years’ experience writing for digital communications platforms.
Excellent applied understanding of digital media, specifically web, email and social media as tools of integrated communications.
Demonstrated efficient and skillful organizational, creative and conceptual skills. The ability to manage multiple large and small projects at one time.
Tactful and perceptive relationship skills, and good judgment to engage in communication with constituents, co-workers and others.
Experience adapting content to specific platforms and audiences including web, social media and email.
Able to pull insights from statistical data that can be applied to adjusting and improving digital content.
Experience working with HTML and basic webpage editing.
Understanding of the importance of WCAG accessibility guidelines and how to implement them on websites and in email.
Understanding of Google Analytics and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) best practices for content creation is an asset.
Experience planning and managing digital advertising campaigns is an asset.
The capacity to network over distance and work effectively within a decentralized team.
Understanding of MCC audiences in Canada and the U.S. is an asset.
Understanding of and appreciation for MCC structure, program and goals is an asset.