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Osteoporosis Canada (OC), a registered charity, is the only national organization providing services to people who have, or are at risk for, osteoporosis. OC is a volunteer driven organization which works to educate, empower and support individuals and communities in the risk reduction and treatment of osteoporosis.

Employment at OC is an opportunity to participate in a vibrant organization supporting an increasingly widespread population of people living with osteoporosis. We have many volunteers across the country, a national multidisciplinary scientific advisory council and a passionate consumer/patient voice which keeps us well grounded in our mission.

Openings

Web Development Coordinator

The Web Development Coordinator role is responsible for updating and maintaining the organization’s webpages to attract more web traffic with the goal of expanding the organization’s online reach. The Web Development Coordinator is also responsible for performing day-to-day intranet design & content maintenance.

Candidates must have experience with website creation/development/maintenance and with the WordPress Content Management System. Experience setting up and sending out email marketing campaigns is also required.

Osteoporosis Canada offers a flexible but demanding work environment and a team committed to excellence in the risk-reduction and management of osteoporosis.

This full-time position will work out of our National office in Toronto, Ontario.

Key Responsibilities:

Reporting directly to the Manager, Web Development and Marketing as part of the Fund Development and Marketing and Communications (MARCOM) team, this person will be specifically responsible for the following:

  • Designing and building of optimal webpages
  • Day-to-day maintenance of the Osteoporosis Canada websites including proofing, posting and organizing content
  • Implementation of Search Engine Optimization recommendations
  • Setup and deployment of email marketing campaigns.
  • Producing web assets (web pages, PDFs, screens and other communications and marketing collateral) using quality design standards and applications, and best practices to ensure high usability benchmarks.
  • Assisting with the on-going website design, development and testing process.
  • Ongoing training and web skills development
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Post-secondary diploma/degree in Computer Science (or related field)
  • 1-5 years of web development experience
  • Experience building WordPress websites
  • Experience with responsive web design & development
  • Ability to write W3C Standards Compliant, Cross Browser Compatible Front-End Markup in XHTML / CSS / AJAX (Jquery)
  • Strong in PHP5 / PHP7 scripting language and HTML5/CSS3.
  • Basic understanding of Google Analytics, SEO and online reporting tools
  • Effective skills in Photoshop, Illustrator and Dreamweaver
  • Experience with Blackbaud Luminate Online – Desirable but not essential
  • Experience with Salesforce – Desirable but not essential
  • Facebook / Twitter / LinkedIn Social Media API’s – Desirable but not essential

Personal/Professional Characteristics:

  • Exceptional project and time management skills with the ability to remain well-organized and able to juggle frequently changing priorities and deadlines
  • Exceptional attention to detail and committed to a high degree of accuracy
  • Excellent verbal and written English communications skills and interpersonal skills;
  • Verbal and written communication in French an asset
  • Ability to work with a team on a wide variety of web and marketing projects
  • Ability to work flexible hours; some evening and weekend work is required
  • Desire to be a passionate advocate for Osteoporosis Canada and those we serve
  • Committed to delivering exceptional service

Salary Range: $50,000 – $53,000 per annum

TO APPLY

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter to HResources@osteoporosis.ca. Please
include the exact job title in the subject line of your email.

This posting will remain open until July 18, 2018.

Osteoporosis Canada welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are
available on request, for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Osteoporosis Canada (OC), a registered charity, is the only national organization providing services to people who have, or are at risk for, osteoporosis. OC is a volunteer driven organization which works to educate, empower and support individuals and communities in the risk reduction and treatment of osteoporosis.

Employment at OC is an opportunity to participate in a vibrant organization supporting an increasingly widespread population of people living with osteoporosis. We have many volunteers across the country, a national multidisciplinary scientific advisory council and a passionate consumer/patient voice which keeps us well grounded in our mission.

We thank everyone who applies for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
All applications are considered confidential. No phone calls please.