Social Media Coordinator


The social media coordinator is responsible for implementing the Calgary +Acumen social media strategy with a goal of increasing brand awareness and engagement. This position is part of the Marketing and Communication Team and will require coordination with other members of the team.


  • Use social media outlets to promote active campaigns, engage the public and increase overall online presence
  • Contribute to increasing Acumen’s profile in Calgary by communicating and increasing public awareness of Acumen’s mission through social media
  • Monitor day-to-day activity and user interactions for all social media outlets
  • Adapt general Calgary+Acumen campaign messaging for different audiences
  • As part of the Marketing and Communications team assist with strategy to best position the organization and special events to the wider community
  • Attend team meetings and Chapter events


  • Experience using key social media outlets
  • Strong writing and editing skills, with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to use online tools to engage members, donors, and corporate partners
  • Outgoing, enthusiastic and creative
  • Works well independently and as part of a team
  • Passion for local efforts to inspire global change and Acumen’s model for ‘Changing the Way the World Tackles Poverty’
  • Dynamic and positive attitude

To Apply

Email calgary *at* with the subject line “Social Media Coordinator” and enclose a copy of your resume. Please state in 250 words or less why you are interested in this role and why you would make a great fit.