Program and Social Media Coordinator

Hillel International | Hamilton, ON, Canada

Posted Date 9/23/2022

Program and Social Media Coordinator

McMaster Hillel 

The Opportunity:

The Program and Social Media Coordinator at McMaster Hillel in Hamilton, ON is a creative and engaging individual with a strong social media and content creation background. The successful candidate will be a self-starter and capable multi-tasker who will use these skills to engage students and drive Hillel’s mission, values and goals.

What You’ll Do

Program Development

  • Support student-initiated programs; attend programs when appropriate (including evenings, weekends, Jewish holidays)

  • Advise and support the student executive boards and their committees

  • Identify and seek innovative program areas to reach new student populations

  • Logistics support for programs

Social Media 

  • Develop and implement a social media strategy for advertising and engagement

  • Manage and grow our Discord server

  • Utilize Social media as a tool for change


  • Develop one-on-one relationships with Jewish students by meeting them where they live (in residence), work and/or study, utilizing creative methods to reach and engage them

  • Work with student leaders on refining their Engagement best practices through tabling, coffee dates, networking and welcoming at programs

  • Working with and coordinating with other Jewish groups on campus like Chabad, AEPi, etc.

  • Building relationships with professionals and student leadership of campus groups

What You’ll Bring to the Job

  • Bachelor’s degree and 0-2 years relevant experience working

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the desire to work in a collaborative, team environment

  • Ability to multi-task and troubleshoot effectively

  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledge and experience with network management and social networking processes

  • Energy, a sense of humour, flexibility and maturity

  • Valid driver’s license and access to vehicle is an asset

What You’ll Get Out of It

  • $40,000-$45,000 commensurate with experience and prorated based on length of contract

  • Great professional development, mentoring, and skill building opportunities

  • The professional and personal satisfaction of knowing that you will absolutely make a difference in a person's life.

About Hillel Ontario

Hillel Ontario serves approximately 13,500 Jewish students across nine universities, and is the largest regional Hillel system in the world. A model for the Hillel movement, Hillel Ontario was created on October 1, 2015 and strives to inspire every Jewish student in Ontario to make an enduring commitment to Jewish life, learning, and Israel.

About Hillel International

In 1923, Rabbi Benjamin Frankel started Hillel with humble means, a noble mission and a breathtaking vision: to convey Jewish civilization to a new generation. Today, Hillel International continues to enrich the lives of Jewish students and is the largest Jewish campus organization in the world at more than 550 colleges and universities across North America and around the world. As Hillel evolves as an organization, the mission remains steadfast: to create lasting connections with every Jewish student that foster an enduring commitment to Jewish life, learning, and Israel and train them to become the next Jewish leaders.

Hillel Ontario is affiliated with Hillel International. Hillel International enriches the lives of Jewish students so they may enrich the Jewish people and the world, and envisions a world where every student is inspired to make an enduring commitment to Jewish life, learning and Israel.

Hillel is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an accepting and inclusive environment for all.

Salary40000.00 - 45000.00 Annual
Full Time
Programming | Social Media
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