Chief Communications Officer - Executive Committee

Time commitment: Minimum 3-5 hours/week volunteer commitment, in addition to active learning club (details below).


  • Completing thorough website and social media audits to ensure that the organization is releasing high quality educational content, consistent with our brand guide, writing guide, Charter and mandate, as needed.

  • Developing internal and external communications plans, media contact strategies, and workflows related to content creation.

  • Maintaining good relations with partner organizations through collaborative projects and communications.

  • Attending the Active Learning Club (ALC), which is a monthly meeting (mandatory for all members of Shake Up The Establishment) where we continue one's on-going education on climate and social justice issues in our society, to consistently decolonize our activism and strive to practice better allyship. The structure of the ALC is 2 hours of individual reading/viewing material per month, with a meeting to discuss the material.


  • Professionalism, ability to maintain confidentiality, and organization are strongly required skills.

  • Excellent communication skills and time management.

  • Previous experience as a community organizer, working with registered non-profits and/or in managing brands, public relations is highly valued.

  • Individuals with marketing, communications or advertising backgrounds and/or experience are encouraged to indicate this alongside their years of experience on their application.

In an effort to ensure that SUTE is composed of diverse perspectives and experiences, we are currently putting a preference towards applications from Black folx, Indigenous folx, and people of colour.