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Communications Lead Volunteer

Position Description

Black Eco Bloom is looking to add to our Marketing and Communications team. Black Eco Bloom is a new sustainable development organization that focuses on supporting individuals who identify with the Black woman experience in their journeys in the environmental sector in Canada and abroad. We want to create a space that nurtures Black women, Black transgender women and Black non-binary individuals to be leaders in the environmental sector. Our volunteers will gain experience in a startup environment and contribute to the growth of the organization. 


The role of the Communications Lead will be to research content ideas relevant to the organization's focus, assist in the creation of a social media strategy, and stay up to date on communications strategies for nonprofits. This role works closely with the Marketing & Social Media Lead volunteer. 


Essential Responsibilities:

  • Research 

    • Researching content for social media 

    • Staying up to date about what is trending and relevant 

    • Researching communications strategies 

  • Collaborating with Co-directors and Marketing & Social Media Lead volunteer 

    • Assisting in the creation of a social media and communications strategy

    • Collaborating with Marketing & Social Media Lead volunteer on content creation 



  • Completed or currently completing a degree, diploma or certificate in a Communications is considered an asset 

  • Previous experience working as a communications coordinator or manager is preferred (Volunteer or professional experience applies) 

  • Understanding of Communications strategies 

  • Experience working in a non-profit/start up environment is an asset 

  • Knowledge and understanding of graphic design platforms such as Canva 

  • Familiarity with social media and marketing strategies and ability to create attractive and engaging content 

  • Engaging written and visual communication skills

  • Some knowledge of SDGs is an asset

  • Previous experience coordinating social media in a sustainable or environmentally focused role


About You 

  • You believe in Equity, Diversity & Inclusion 

  • You have a passion for equality

  • You thrive in a collaborative environment 

  • You’re creative and innovative 

  • You want an opportunity to grow, learn and gain communications experience in the environmental sector 


Time Commitment: 2-3hrs/week


We strongly encourage applications from all religious backgrounds, persons of color, women, Indigenous individuals, persons with disabilities and others who can contribute to the diversification of our community. 


If you are interested in joining our flourishing organization submit your resume to


Apply ! We can’t wait to meet you ! 

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