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Marketing & Communications Specialist- United Way, Winnipeg

Marketing & Communications Specialist- United Way, Winnipeg   Job Number: 16 Department: Marketing & Engagement Job Type: Full Time Close Date: 08/24/2018 Professional Areas: Career Opportunities Description: Use your writing skills to inspire Winnipeggers!   The Marketing & Communications Specialist is a proven creative communicator with strong critical thinking skills and experience in speech writing, public relations, advertising copy, and writing for web. The successful candidate will have a desire to tell stories and to make Winnipeg a better place for everyone.   Specifically, this role will focus on: Writing inspiring speeches for marketing & media events Writing media advisories & releases, public relations outreach Writing persuasive copy for marketing communications, including: Letters, cases for support, brochures, reports, ads, posters, radio spots Editing, proofreading Ensuring messaging is on brand Telling stories that make the impact of our organization clear, including: Coordinating interviews Recording and transcribing interviews (audio & video) Storyboarding, shooting, editing and producing video stories Blogging, news and magazine article writing Writing concisely for social media, web & email communications with SEM/SEO best practices in mind   Education and Experience You possess the following qualifications or an equivalent combination of education and related experience: Post-secondary degree or diploma in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Marketing, English or Advertising and two to four years related experience including: Copywriting, speechwriting, storytelling Organizing and implement plans Demonstrating initiative, imagination and resourcefulness Critical...

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Specialist, Internal Communications – True North Sports + Entertainment

Specialist, Internal Communications – True North Sports + Entertainment   Closing date: Sunday, July 29, 2018 True North Sports + Entertainment is looking for a motivated and exceptional communicator individual to join our team.   The Specialist, Internal Communications will be responsible for overall internal corporate communications initiatives and planning and leading in internal communications projects and employee communications.   What to be excited for in this role: Work with internal stakeholders to oversee the development of internal communications tools that support the various departments within True North and lead the development of internal content including videos and collateral material. Research and utilize online and multimedia platforms to effectively communicate to a dynamic and diverse group of employees. Create and program engaging training sessions and activities to facilitate a greater organizational understanding of internal communications and its tools. Support external communications during big projects. Collaborate closely with HR to support corporate social responsibility and charitable initiatives, especially as it relates to the True North Youth Foundation. Incorporate best practices to consistently measure the objectives of internal communications with a commitment to regular reporting. Assist with assessing, managing and identifying speaking requests for True North’s leadership group. Provide strategic internal communications support and guidance to departments and teams within True North. Provide additional administrative support when required.   What we need from you: A minimum of three to five years’...

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The College of Pharmacists of Manitoba – Communications and Quality Assurance Coordinator

Job Title: Communications and Quality Assurance Coordinator Nature of Job: Permanent, full time Location:  Winnipeg MB Closing Date: 12 noon, Friday, July 20, 2018   The College of Pharmacists of Manitoba has an immediate opening for a permanent, full time Communications and Quality Assurance Coordinator. Reporting to the Executive Assistant to the Registrar, the Communications and Quality Assurance Coordinator is an integral member of our team. Duties for this position include: Ensuring that all general communication with members, stakeholders and the public project an image of cooperation and collaboration, while being informative and clear in the direction being provided. Supporting the Registrar and/or designate in responding to media inquiries in a timely and professional manner Responding to general email and telephone inquiries, when appropriate. Ensuring the College website is current and effective and efficient to the reader. Preparing and publishing the College’s quarterly newsletter and bi-weekly Friday Five e-bulletin. Creating, implementing and maintaining online pharmacist profiles. Ensuring mailings and emailing to members are done in a professional and timely manner. Updating and implementing the College’s Communication Strategy on an ongoing and annual basis, including liaising with advertising consultants and media. Identifying areas for improving members and stakeholder relations through communication and consultation. Serving as a resource, and assist with general office duties, as assigned by the Executive Assistant   The ideal candidate: has an understanding of a regulatory environment...

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Coordinator, Community Relations – True North Sports + Entertainment

          Job Title: Coordinator, Community Relations Closing date: Sunday July 15, 2018   True North Sports + Entertainment is looking for an organized & highly motivated individual to join their team. The Coordinator, Community Relations, will oversee the planning, execution and integration of programs and initiatives to increase awareness of the Manitoba Moose and Winnipeg Jets in the community.   What your responsibilities will be: Assist in coordination and execution of mascot community appearances. Assist in supporting relationships with local media while promoting Manitoba Moose and Winnipeg Jets hockey in the province. Assist in the planning and execution of community-related game day promotions, liaising with internal and external parties, as required. Assist in promotional activities as required at targeted Manitoba Moose hockey games and Manitoba Moose community promotions. Oversee True North’s Community Relations Promotional Team bookings Work directly with stakeholders in promoting the Manitoba Moose and AHL brand. Working with Director, Community Relations to arrange promotional team and mascot appearances at community events and for stakeholders in conjunction with the overall True North Sports + Entertainment community schedule. Assisting True North personnel in other promotional activities including media appearances, off-site promotions and other activities.   What we need from you: 2 -3 years’ experience in a community relations and/or marketing role would be considered an asset. Desire to passionately communicate how our teams and their...

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Bilingual Communications Specialist- Strauss event & association management

                                                                             Bilingual Communications Specialist- Strauss event & association management     Job Title: Bilingual Communications Specialist   Job Opening: Our client, Strauss event & association management, is looking for a driven team player to fill the position of Bilingual Communications Specialist. In this position, the incumbent will be responsible for creating all communications content in both French and English on a variety of platforms. This position requires the ability to adhere to deadlines and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.   Duties: The incumbent will be responsible for, in both French and English: Writing, editing, and proofing all marketing and communications content Managing all social media accounts on various platforms Creating blog content and posting to various platforms Creating sales and marketing proposals   Qualifications: All applicants must have completed post-secondary education in a related field (Creative Communications, Digital Media) and 3-5 years of experience in a similar role. The ideal candidate will have exceptional writing skills and must be fully bilingual (French & English) in written and oral communication. All applicants must be proficient in the use of various social media platforms (i.e. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn), website administration (specifically WordPress), Hootsuite, Microsoft Office and Adobe programs. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, the ability to be driven and self-motivated, and...

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