This position will manage a variety of communication projects and campaigns to engage the public, ensure clear and consistent messaging and ample opportunity to provide feedback.
This challenge of this position will be to work with all departments, the management team, as well as external partners to develop content, programs and tools to enhance the interactions we have with our customers and increase knowledge of Aquatera and its subsidiary companies. In addition, the successful candidate will:
Plan and attend all external events and local tradeshows
Assist in the development of briefing notes, key messages, speaking notes, and communication plans
Oversee Aquatera and its subsidiary’s social media accounts
Develop content, programs and tools to enhance the overall image and knowledge of Aquatera, including, but not limited to, video production and school programs
Oversee the collection of customer feedback
Assist with the development of media releases and reporter inquiries
Promote and employ Aquatera Core Values
Promote a safe work environment
Promote Lean principles
SKILLS & ABILITIES
Demonstrated ability as a strong writer and editor
Excellent customer relations skills
Strong communication and problem solving skills
Experience developing communication plans
Strong oral communication and presentation skills
Ability to work with agencies and contractors
Strong organizational and time management skills
Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information in an appropriate manner
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently and part of a team
Values consistent with Aquatera Values
The ideal candidate will have:
Post-Secondary Education in a discipline such as a Communications or Marketing.
2-3 years experience in a communications, community relations and/or content development related role.
Strong writing abilities with experience in writing for a variety of media.
Public relations and issues management skills an asset
This position offers a competitive wage and total compensation package. Specifics will be discussed in a personal interview.
Applicants are required to submit a minimum of three pieces of written work along with their application. Examples of this are: Communications Plans, media releases, print marketing materials, social media posts, web page content, presentations.
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in Aquatera. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
Visit our careers page at www.aquatera.ca, or https://aquatera.bamboohr.com/jobs/ to submit your resume by 4:30pm on Friday, February 2, 2018.