Firefighters Without Borders

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Placement Organization: Firefighters Without Borders
Position Title: Communications Coordinator
Number of Possible Placements Available: 1
Working Site’s Location: Work from home / meet via video conference


Company Bio:

Firefighters Without Borders is dedicated to helping fire departments around the world get a “hand-up” so they are prepared to deal with their next emergency – big or small.We train and supply equipment to fire departments in troubled nations and Canadian first nation communities. We are a registered Canadian charity since 2016, run by a volunteer Board of Directors and dozens of volunteers.


  • Support in managing social media accounts.
  • Not-for-profile communication market research.
  • Research website best practices and make recommendations for website.
  • Support with media engagement efforts, including copywriting/editing.
  • Presentation and report creation and editing


  • Ability to research, draw conclusions and report on research findings.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a remote team.
  • Proficient in both oral and written communication.
  • Comfortable contacting and working with media.
  • Knowledge of social media platforms and capable of executing on related tactics.

Additional Assets:

  • Project management skills.
  • Eager to learn and contribute.
  • A strong sense of community and a passion for making a difference