EcoFair at the Barns Organizing Committee – Two Marketing Specialists Needed

The EcoFair is organized by a team of enthusiastic volunteers from Green Neighbours 21 and Transition Toronto.  We are looking for two marketing specialists to join our friendly and committed team of volunteers.

  1. Media specialist
  • develop and implement media strategy (newspapers, magazines, radio) using creative ways to promote the event through media for free or at a low cost
  • write articles and press release about the event
  • contact and liaise with media outlets
  • contribute to overall event marketing strategy
  • experience with media outlets an asset

2. Online content specialist

  • develop and implement online content strategy
  • regularly post content to social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) and send periodic e-newsletters
  • contribute to overall event marketing strategy
  • experience in online marketing required

Time commitment:

  • Attendance and participation in the monthly organizing committee meetings (one weeknight per month from May to December)
  • Carry out role in-between meetings – a few hours per week
  • Attendance at the event on Sunday, November 5, 2017


  • Make a difference – through your marketing efforts, attract more people to the event who will learn about how to make easy, eco-friendly changes in their lives
  • Meet new people who share similar interests
  • Apply your skills to a grassroots, not-for-profit event

If you’re interested in applying for either of the roles above, please send an email outlining your interest and attach a resume, to ecofairatthebarns@gmail.com.  Thank you for your interest!