Required Skills and Qualifications:
A degree in communications, journalism, marketing or a related field of study.
Minimum of four years of professional experience in a corporate communications role.
Fluency in English and French both oral and written is a requirement.
Advanced writing skills: media releases, op eds, blogs, scripts, presentations and speeches.
Ability to multi-task, manage tight deadlines and thrive in a busy, fast-paced environment.
Have a solid grasp of alternative and social media.
Professional and responsible in dealing with senior level decision makers in all sectors.
Proven track record of success as an effective, articulate communicator with both internal and external stakeholders including media outreach and story pitching, web communications and with social media communication channels.
Strong analytical and organizational and planning skills.
Strong technical skills in an MS Office environment including Excel and PowerPoint.
Excellent organization, administrative skills, attention to detail, and high degree of accuracy.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and equally comfortable contributing in a team environment.
A proven ability to handle many different tasks, set priorities and to work under the pressure of deadlines.
How to Apply
Applications may be submitted through our Careers’ page.
We welcome applications from people with disabilities. Please let us know if you require a specific accommodation because of a disability, or a medical need, in order to participate in any aspect of the selection process.
No phone calls please. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in The Conference Board of Canada. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.