Event Time and Date

Tuesday, April 18 2017, 12:00 PM to Friday, May 12 2017, 11:00 PM

Photography and Social Media Outreach Assistant

Early May – June 16 2017

Minimum 30 hours

This position is to provide photography and social media outreach for a youth-led community event in Abbotsford on May 26, 2017. The Art of Storytelling event is designed to inspire youth and young adults through a full day of conversation, peer-to-peer networking, and contribute to the creation of a public artwork.

As the Photography and Social Media Outreach Assistant you will work alongside Fraser Basin Council staff to:

  • Recruit and promote the event on various social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter etc. prior to the event
  • Attend the Art of Storytelling workshop from 9am – 5pm on Friday May 26, 2017 at Trethewey House in Abbotsford
  • Be responsible taking photos throughout the day
  • Provide social media engagement throughout the event by sharing images and stories via twitter, Facebook and Instagram
  • Provide assistance to the Professional Artist/Graphic Recorder on the day of the event and in follow-up activities as necessary
  • Provide a brief written summary including a selection of photos and details of social media engagement following the event
  • Provide an online link to all photographs taken during the day (e.g Dropbox) so FBC staff can access the photos at a later date.

Required Skills and Abilities:

Must be currently enrolled at the University of the Fraser Valley in a related program and/or returning to UFV in September 2017.

  • Strong teamwork and communication skills
  • Dependable, reliable and highly organized
  • A good understanding and experience using various social media platforms
  • Can communicate effectively via social media
  • Experience using a DSLR Camera (Camera will be provided for use on the day)
  • Experience using an iPad to take photos and share to social media (iPad will be provided for use on the day)
  • Understand how to use Dropbox and a photo editing tool of your choice

 INTERESTED? Please contact kyouwe@fraserbasin.bc.ca or call 604 488 5367


Trethewey House Heritage Site

2313 Ware St, Abbotsford
Event Categories:

CCR Eligible Experience, Community Connections, Experiential Learning, Leadership Development, Personal Development, Professional Development, Volunteer

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