Volunteer

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Five Hole for Food is growing and we’re growing quickly.

Based in Vancouver with a team that spans the country, we’re growing quickly as we work to fight hunger in Canada through hockey. We are bringing together communities and creating a giving experience for people across the country which fosters a long-term awareness impacting the food banks we support long after we have left the city. Our passionate team and start-up culture, empowers you to drive change and create and own the outcome of your contributions – contributions that can impact a nation.

Please note that all positions with Five Hole for Food are volunteer positions.

 

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

To apply for any of these positions please email your interest and a resume to jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

 

Media Relations Specialist

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Work with Media Relations Manager to implement and develop strategy for Five Hole for Food’s national campaign
  • Collaborate with local event organizers and food banks in cities across Canada to capitalize on media contacts and opportunities
  • Pitch media outlets nationally as outlined in the media relations strategy
  • Identify unique media opportunities and maximize exposure to Five Hole for Food and partners
  • Develop long-term relationships with media in cities across Canada
  • Update and maintain media contact list
  • Media monitoring
  • Create media kits
  • Some travel may be required

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Social media addict (well, maybe not an addict, but you should be an active Twitter user)
  • Experience in media relations at a national level and through all mediums is an asset
  • Someone who wants to be part of a dynamic group in a rapidly growing organization
  • Experience developing creative campaigns is an asset
  • Someone who thrives in a team environment and enjoys collaborating with others
  • Well-organized, self-motivated communications professional
  • Someone who is bilingual (French, Cantonese or Mandarin) is a bonus
  • Someone who knows the difference between “you’re” and “your”
  • Can work well to dynamic deadlines
  • Someone who knows all the words to the Backstreet Boys song, I Want It That Way

To apply for any of these jobs please email jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

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Grants Specialist

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Work with Sponsorship team to develop grant strategy
  • Apply for local grants across Canada at all levels
  • Develop partnerships with local foundations
  • Grant research

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Someone who wants to be part of a dynamic group in an organization growing rapidly
  • Experience with grant application process
  • Excellent written skill
  • Knowledge of the grant process and understanding of requirements
  • Works well with a team and is enthusiastic about joining a dynamic team environment
  • Works well independently and can is self motivated
  • Can work well to dynamic deadlines

To apply for any of these jobs please email jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

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Community Relations Specialist

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Works under Community Relations Manager 
  • Coordinates specific area of community relations to manage partnerships and build relationships in each city
  • Coordinate with social team to maximize promotions with partners
  • Management of social media obligations to sponsors and partners
  • Work with graphic design team to ensure partners are properly employing the FHFF brand
  • Work with staff writers to create relevant stories and integrate community with events

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Someone who wants to be part of a dynamic group in an organization growing rapidly
  • Proficiency on social networks and familiarity with online etiquette
  • Ability to adhere to tone and voice of the organization
  • Experience developing creative campaigns and activations
  • Works well with a team and is enthusiastic about joining a dynamic team environment
  • Works well independantly and can is self motivated
  • Proactive and reactive creativity – unique social ideas
  • Can work well towards dynamic deadlines

To apply for any of these jobs please email jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

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WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Develop integrated sponsorship plan to foster long term sustainability and growth
  • Develop integrated donor relations plan and donation strategy for food donations
  • Lead sponsorship team of account managers
  • Sponsorship strategy development
  • Management
  • Coordination with social, logistics, media and other teams to meet internal and external sponsor obligations
  • Develop brand with graphics team and manage on site
  • Work with graphic design team to update and maintain online brand and refresh as necessary
  • Work with staff writers to push content in a timely manner

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Someone who wants to be part of a dynamic group in an organization growing rapidly
  • Proficiency on social networks and familiarity with online etiquette
  • Ability to adhere to tone and voice of the organization
  • Experience developing creative campaigns and activations
  • Works well with a team and is enthusiastic about joining a dynamic team environment
  • Works well independantly and can is self motivated
  • Proactive and reactive creativity – unique social ideas
  • Can work well towards dynamic deadlines
  • WordPress, HTML, and FMBL experience is an big asset

To apply for any of these jobs please email jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

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WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Work under Director of Sponsorship
  • Manage sponsorship accounts across Canada
  • Onsite management of sponsor relations
  • Sponsor recruitment
  • Work with graphic design team to update and maintain brand and refresh as necessary
  • Work with staff writers to push content in a timely manner

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Someone who wants to be part of a dynamic group in an organization growing rapidly
  • Proficiency on social networks and familiarity with online etiquette
  • Ability to adhere to tone and voice of the organization
  • Experience developing creative campaigns and activations
  • Works well with a team and is enthusiastic about joining a dynamic team environment
  • Works well independantly and can is self motivated
  • Proactive and reactive creativity – unique social ideas
  • Can work well towards dynamic deadlines
  • WordPress, HTML, and FMBL experience is an big asset

To apply for any of these jobs please email jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

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Web Developer

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Assist with web development and site building for fiveholeforfood.com
  • With the Director of Digital Media, create web features to actualize digital strategy
  • Build new web components to achieve digital media goals
  • General domain management
  • General site management

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Someone who wants to be part of a dynamic group in an organization growing rapidly
  • Works well with a team and is enthusiastic about joining a dynamic team environment
  • Works well independently and can is self motivated
  • Can work well to dynamic deadlines
  • Mobile web experience an asset

To apply for any of these jobs please email jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

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Logistics Specialist

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Work with the VP to develop the annual logistics plan
  • Work with the VP to develop the tour plan
  • Secure permitting and other on-site requirements for game day
  • Manage day-to-day activities of logistics team

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Experience with event organization
  • Works well with a team and is enthusiastic about joining a dynamic team environment
  • Works well independently and can is self-motivated
  • Can work well to dynamic deadlines

To apply for any of these jobs please email jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

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WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Assist sponsorship team with brand protection/sponsor contract development
  • Advise on legal implications and requirements as per CRA regulations for charities
  • Work to develop brand guidelines for 3rd parties

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Someone who wants to be part of a dynamic group in an organization growing rapidly
  • Works well with a team and is enthusiastic about joining a dynamic team environment
  • Works well independently and can is self motivated
  • Can work well to dynamic deadlines

To apply for any of these jobs please email jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

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Mobile Developer

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Act in a key role of development for the building of the Five Hole for Food mobile app.
  • From the ground-up, you will work with the Director of Digital Media in the overall vision and execution of this app.
  • Development management on an on-going basis.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Someone who wants to be part of a dynamic group in an organization growing rapidly
  • Works well with a team and is enthusiastic about joining a dynamic team environment
  • Works well independently and can is self motivated
  • Can work well to dynamic deadlines
  • Mobile web experience
  • Experience with Apple Development guidelines
  • Experience with Apple Store applications

To apply for any of these jobs please email jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

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Graphic Designer

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Assist with the development and design of marketing and promotional materials (both print- and web-based) for Five Hole For Food events
  • Work with the Director of Creative to further establish and enhance the Five Hole For Food visual branding
  • Support the Director of Creative with creation of materials, especially for the Five Hole For Food annual tour, from May to June

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Can produce consistently high-quality designs within a branding framework
  • Works well independently and is self-motivated
  • Can work within deadlines
  • Experience of both print- and web-based design
  • Passionate about the game of hockey and giving back to the community

To apply for any of these jobs please email jobs@fiveholeforfood.com.

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