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Barr Seeks Communications Coordinator

Opportunity for an early career professional who is passionate about storytelling.

The ideal candidate is a creative thinker and capable doer who is motivated to use their talents to improve the world.

The Communications Coordinator will join a highly collaborative and nimble team and report to the Communications Officer. The Coordinator will grow the Communications Team at an exciting time of growth and evolution for Barr overall.

They will play a vital role in helping Barr staff and partners tell stories of Barr-supported work in the arts, education, and climate sectors in order to raise awareness and move audiences to action.

The Communications Coordinator will help Barr staff translate their ideas, experiences, and writings into visually engaging, accessible formats, such as PowerPoint presentations, social media posts, short videos, blog posts, graphic art, event invitations, and email blasts.

Competency desired in media arts production, communication studies, marketing communications, film/video production, journalism, advertising, or a related field.

This full-time position offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits.

Barr is an equal opportunity employer, with a commitment to building and fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace. We welcome candidates who would both contribute to and value working in such an environment.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, with applications encouraged by Friday, July 23, 2021. We will still accept applications after that date.

The full job description may be found here:

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To apply, visit the online form linked below. Only applications submitted via this form will be considered.

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Questions may be directed in confidence to Denise Gillespie, director of human resources, via email at barrjobs[at]

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