Lean In Canada is a volunteer-run community of professional women empowering each other to build purposeful and fulfilling careers. We are affiliated to LeanIn.org, an initiative of the Sheryl Sandberg & Dave Goldberg Family Foundation. Our volunteer engagement focuses on the following critical elements:
Meaningful Work – Our volunteers have broad and thoughtful accountabilities that leverages skills and stretches learning. We believe in creating an environment where our volunteers are encouraged to think outside the box and try new roles
Trust – Our volunteers are given authority to make decisions and act within the accountabilities of their roles
Diversity – We are committed to an open environment which encourages differences and focuses on advancing women in all facets of their life, professionally and personally
If you want an engaging, meaningful volunteer experience and feel connected to our mission, please join us!
You will research, connect to, pitch, and negotiate sponsorships for Lean In Canada. You are excited to foster long term relationships with Regional Sponsors for the Toronto Chapter, with the goal of building renewable partnerships for Lean In Canada. Attend monthly (or more frequent if needed) team meetings to ensure cohesion and key deliverables are being met. We're looking for someone who is passionate about partnerships and who is a motivated connector to promote Lean In Canada. Apply Here
The Social Media Manager will be responsible for : - Supporting Marketing lead in developing social media guidelines and updating as required - Being the liaison for the local chapter social media leads to ensure consistency across national and local pages and ensure brand standards are being met - Sharing LIC announcements and sponsored content - Posting about upcoming events - Attending Toronto events to capture live coverage during events - Responding to questions from the community and group pages - Engaging with the community to build brand awareness Ideal candidate should be familiar with Hootsuite, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn. Available 1-3 hours a week. Apply Here
This role is responsible for collaboration with the HR team and Lean In Canada volunteers across Canada. Specifically, this position will partner with the HR Recruitment & Retention Manager in all aspects of volunteer recruitment, including but not limited to social media campaigns, positive volunteer experience (on-board/off-board), and managing the CRM tool. The incumbent will also be a Lean In Canada champion as they will facilitate the on-boarding of all volunteers (National and Chapter). Apply Here
Looking to join a supportive network of women empowering women? Lean In Toronto's marketing team is hiring a social media specialist to help us write content for Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter and deploy it all from Hootsuite. Beyond writing for our weekly content you'll help live post at our events where you'll get to network and meet amazing guest speakers and other Lean In Toronto members. If you're a seasoned social media specialist or someone who is just starting out we are interested in the passion and dedication you'll bring to the team. Time commitment can vary, but we typically expect 2-5 hours a month of content writing and social media duties. Can't wait to meet you! Apply Here
Are you constantly saving favourite articles about career advice and getting ahead in the world? Do you find yourself taking notes on your favourite tips of the week? We are looking for a content writer to do just that for the Lean In Toronto community. The marketing team is looking for a content writer to produce blog posts for the Lean In Canada blog with the Toronto audience in mind. You will curate content on topics of interest pertaining to a theme of the month. Blog formats can come in all shapes and sizes, we'll leave it up to you. Time commitment is between 1-3 blog posts a month. There is a team of us here to support you and a few other writers around. Our goal is to produce at least 1 Toronto-specific blog post a month exploring topics about women in their careers and other exciting topics. Apply Here
Do you naturally capture candid animated moments? Can you also produce short-second videos? Lean In Toronto's marketing team is looking for a videographer to help capture content at our events and create some animated social media footage. If you've got the equipment and passion for joining a great team you're what we've been looking for. Time commitment can vary between 5-10 hours a month depending on if event footage needs editing. We hope you're eager to join a team of women empowering women. Apply Here
Do you have natural instincts on what looks good on social? Can you make our Instagram POP and stand out in someone's feed? Lean In Toronto's marketing team is looking for a graphic designer to help produce social media assets. We need someone who can follow our brand guidelines and has a keen creative eye. Time commitment can very, but is usually 5-10 hours a month. There are other graphic designers on the team to help you share the load with. We look forward to creating with you! Apply Here
Interested in events but not sure how much time you can commit? Day of volunteers are needed in Vancouver to help setup, help with registration, and take down events once a month. Apply Here
Building out sponsorship strategy and overseeing implementation with monthly (or more frequent if needed) team meetings to ensure key deliverables are being met. Apply Here
Assists Events Team Lead in event planning execution. Scouting event venues, securing catering for events, setting up event day of, preparing event budget, working with event marketing team to ensure timely event marketing communications to member base. Apply Here
Outreach to local press and media to invite them to attend our events. Secure placements for our programs and member offerings in the press. Establish and maintain positive relations with the press. Work with marketing team to create press messages as required. Apply Here
- Working collaboratively with the Marketing Lead to support our member base online through Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn using creative and engaging marketing campaigns - Generate new content or find content to share to engage members in our online community - Ensuring all members of our online communities are aware of and adhere to our community policies (safe, welcoming space) Apply Here
You will research, connect to, pitch, and negotiate sponsorships for Lean In Canada. You are excited to foster long term relationships with National Sponsors to build renewable partnerships for Lean In Canada. Attend monthly (or more frequent if needed) team meetings to ensure cohesion and key deliverables are being met. We're looking for someone who is passionate about partnerships and who is a motivated connector to promote Lean In Canada.
The Content Manager will be responsible for: - Supporting Lean In Canada in developing content strategies and creating content to build the overall brand and online presence to connect with the Lean In community - Writing, editing and proofreading content to support National Events, Local Events and develop content to support the storytelling of our sponsors, circles and mentorship program - Supporting in writing copy for emails and newsletters to ensure consistency across platforms and build the Lean In tone and voice. - Leverage Lean In.org content to repurpose for Canadian audience. ** Note: there are two roles available duties can be broken up between the two roles. Ideal candidates have excellent written communication skills, experience with social media managements, ability to create and develop original content, ability to develop content that encourages engagement and builds overall brand. Apply Here
"I’ve been exposed to an amazing community of great women whom I’ve relished the opportunity to get to know, network and build relationships with."
- Monique Ashpole