Communications and Marketing Strategist

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Virtual work: 
Position description: 

The Outdoor Recreation Council (ORC) of BC is a registered charity and works on behalf of more than 50 provincial and regional member organizations to protect and promote responsible outdoor recreation. Specifically we work to encourage British Columbians to actively participate in outdoor recreational activities that will enhance their physical, social and mental well-being; advocate for and facilitate access to public lands and waters for outdoor recreation; build bridges between outdoor recreation groups; and encourage the safe and responsible use of the outdoors through education programs promoting safety and outdoor ethics.

We are looking for an exceptional and savvy communications professional who'll help the ORC develop a communications and marketing plan. This position reports to the Executive Director. 


Based on information gathering, best practises and ongoing discussions with ORC's Executive Director, the Communications and Marketing Strategist will create a marketing and communications plan for the ORC. 


This volunteer position is ideal for someone with: 

  • At least 5 years of experience with communications planning and strategy.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Role is suitable for: 
How to apply: 
Please send a resume and cover letter which outlines your experience to the Outdoor Recreation Council of BC.
Contact person: 
Louise Pedersen
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Education & Research
Health, Social Services
Sport & Recreation
By fostering the responsible use of BC’s outdoors and building bridges between outdoor recreation groups, the Outdoor Recreation Council represents the interests of the public outdoor recreation community and promotes and advocates access to and responsible use of BC’s outdoors for public recreation. As a respected voice for outdoor recreation in BC, the Council provides information and advice on recreation policy and management practices.
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
Position start/end date:
24 May 2020
Time Committment:
10 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Evening, Weekdays, Weekend, Virtual
Work location:
Vancouver, BC
Last Updated: May 10, 2020
Posting will Automatically Expire: August 8, 2020