Environmental Radio Project Coordinator

Organization Name: 
Radio CKUT
Montreal, Quebec

About the Project
The Environmental Radio Project Coordinator will be preparing special environmental programming and coordinating “Under the Weather: Climate Change Research and Justice”.

Under the Weather is a McGill Sustainability Project Fund & Radio CKUT year-long monthly broadcast speaker series on McGill campus and in the community. Lectures focus on research, causes and impacts of climate change and climate justice actors, with a priority on presenting McGill members and alumni.

Tasks & Responsibilities
The Project Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating the monthly broadcast speaker series including, securing venues, researching and booking speakers, online, radio and poster promotion, packaging and distributing podcast of speaker series, making partnerships, finding co-sponsors, working on funding initiatives with the Funding Coordinator, budgeting. The Project Coordinator will also be responsible to coordinating and creating environmental programming for CKUT.


Experience required in:
environmental movement and/or research • event coordination • promotions • working as a volunteer or with volunteers • building an online social media presence • project management • time management • working independently • campus-community radio

Other desired qualifications include:
knowledge of local environmental justice groups and issues of climate change • bilingual fluency • experience with budgeting • graphic design • self-motivation and a willingness to initiate projects •

CKUT is a progressive working environment and recognizes experiences outside of the formal workforce as important qualifications. Applicants should feel free to make mention of the diverse experiences that they may have had that would make them qualified for this position.


This is a part-time (14 hours/week), contract position.
Wage: $11.50/hour

Start Date: August 1st, 2013 End Date: September 30th, 2014
How to Apply: 
Please send CV and cover letter to: hiring@ckut.ca with the subject line “Environmental Radio Project Coordinator” by Sunday, July 7th, by midnight EST. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Closing Date: 
Sun, 2013-07-07