Digital Communications Consultant

Regina, SK

Government / Civil Service
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Job Description
Employment Type: SGEU Term 9 months or more
Location(s): SK--Regina and Area-Regina
Ministry: 033 Public Service Commission
Salary Range: $31.967 - $40.058 Hourly
Grade: SGEU.10.
The Communications Branch of the Public Service Commission (PSC) is seeking an energetic, flexible, highly-organized and creative communications professional. You will work independently and as part of a communications team to manage the PSC’s digital platforms and provide multimedia communications services to achieve government’s goals and objectives.

As a Digital Communications Consultant, you will:
support the design, development and implementation of communication strategies for key issues, programs and initiatives with a focus on internal communications for the Public Service Commission and the Government of Saskatchewan;

manage digital assets, for both the PSC and corporately, as well as develop and manage web content and governance standards, using a client-centered approach;

clearly and concisely compose and edit a variety of documents, including articles, web content and other communications materials; and

establish relationships and liaise with content owners and various stakeholders.
Job Requirements
To qualify for this position, you will have knowledge of:

communications theories and principles;
basic graphic design theories and principles;
web writing and analytics, and SharePoint; and

communication techniques, methods, mediums, equipment and software.
The successful candidate will be:
a quick learner who shows initiative to complete work effectively and efficiently while managing competing deadlines;
an innovative thinker that exercises good judgment in decision making processes;
able to manage multiple projects at once;
a strategic thinker that is able to use storytelling to translate information for your audience;
able to work independently and as a contributing member of a team to achieve common goals and contribute towards a positive work environment; and
thorough, conscientious and attentive to detail to ensure accurate, high-quality work is being produced in a timely and efficient manner to meet deadlines.
Typically, the knowledge and skills required for this position would be attained through a degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, English or a related field of study, combined with several years of communications experience.

Saskatchewan’s Public Service values respect and integrity, serving citizens, excellence and innovation and working as one team. Our people also enjoy work-life balance in a workplace that supports creativity, diversity, learning and career development opportunities.

What we have to offer:
Dynamic, challenging work for talented individuals;
A competitive salary;
Comprehensive benefits package including pension;
Vacation, earned days off (EDO) and other types of leave;
Inclusive work environments;
Advancement opportunities; and
Flexible work arrangements.
We are committed to workplace diversity.
Hours of Work: A - SGEU Office 36 - one day off every two weeks
Criminal Record Check Requirement: The successful candidate shall be subject to a Criminal Record Check as a condition of employment
Number of Openings: 1
Closing Date: Aug 19, 2019, 5:59:00 AM