Author: IABC Manitoba

MEMBER OF THE MONTH- COLLEEN HOLLOWAY

For Member of the Month, we asked Colleen Holloway, a member of IABC Manitoba, a 2018 Gold Quill award winner and Manager, Communication Services with Qualico Canada, a series of quick questions. Here are her answers:   Q: What’s your name? A: Colleen Holloway   Q: Who’s your comms hero or mentor? A: Arlene Dickinson   Q: What is your area(s) of expertise? A: Employee Engagement, Brand and Culture, Corporate Communications, Creative Writing, Public Speaking, Event Planning   Q: What comms or marketing campaign are you the most proud of? Tell us a bit about it. A: Likely the...

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GRAPHIC DESIGNER- UNITED WAY, WINNIPEG

Job Number: 7 Department: Marketing Job Type: Full Time Close Date: 04/27/2018 Professional Areas: Career Opportunities    Description:  Use your design skills to make a real difference in our community!  A key member of a marketing and communications team, this role delivers a wide range of marketing materials and supports including motion graphics; print materials; environmental graphics; presentations; web, social media & email marketing visuals including video and animations; and supporting design for experiential marketing events.   Specifically, the Graphic Designer will: Work with the Project Traffic Manager and Creative Services Manager to determine internal project requirements & resources including: Creative design  ensuring messaging and design is on brand Deliver current, technically accomplished, high-quality design with an eye for powerful typography in a deadline-intensive environment Collaborate with team members to conceptualize creative solutions for events, communications, and advertising Coordinate, where applicable, design and/or production via external consultants or service providers   You’re a formally trained professional who takes initiative and demonstrates imagination and resourcefulness. A team player with excellent time management skills, and you will also possess: A Graphic Design degree/diploma from a recognized design school and at least three to five years design experience (or an equivalent combination of education and experience) Expert use of Adobe Creative Cloud; working knowledge of Microsoft Office; facility with WordPress Online portfolio or social media account with design samples Comfort styling emails...

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Digital Marketing Strategist- ChangeMakers, Winnipeg

Employment type: full time Seniority level: Associate Education: Diploma or Certificate Send your resume to: jill@changemakers.ca Application deadline: April 30, 2018   We’re looking to add to our expanding digital team! Our Digital Marketing Strategist is a detail-oriented, efficient and social person, talented in spreading important news on digital platforms and staying on top of online trends. As the Digital Marketing Strategist you will be responsible for developing and executing digital marketing and social media strategies, and assisting with web-related projects such as small site builds, content management and analytics reporting.   Responsibilities: Develop and execute digital marketing strategies that span various mediums including social media, display advertising, email and website/online Deliver consistent messaging across traditional, digital and social media, understanding the nuances, trends and best practices in each Liaise with creative and client service team members on integration of digital communications into project and campaign strategies Write engaging website copy Write social media copy tailored to each platform and audience Craft engaging social media advertising copy and deploy advertising campaigns across platforms including (but not limited to) Facebook, Twitter and Instagram Evaluate social media, website and digital advertisements through analytic tools and develop evaluation reports Conduct website navigation and content audits Participate in creative brainstorming sessions Effectively communicate strategies, ideas and concepts to clients   General Qualifications: Social media savviness is a must – you consider yourself a...

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Communications Coordinator- College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba

Job title: Communications Coordinator Nature of job: Full-time, 3 month, Term position Salary: 24.90 per hour Application deadline: April 9, 2018   The Communications Coordinator contributes to communications activities and initiatives to achieve organizational goals. This is a full-time, three-month term position beginning in April 2018 with a salary of 24.90 per hour.   Reporting to the Manager of Communications, the scope of this position includes the following: plan, create, edit and coordinate a variety of communications materials including surveys, PowerPoint presentations, forms, promotional materials and fact sheets write articles for and coordinate content for our online blog write and coordinate the distribution of our monthly email newsletter update and maintain our website, intranet and social media platforms collaborate with other staff to plan and implement special events provide back-up reception coverage as needed perform other duties as assigned   You possess: a diploma or degree in communications (or are currently enrolled in the Creative Communications program) knowledge of best practices in communications for a variety of audiences experience planning, writing, editing, creating and formatting a wide variety of print and digital communication materials knowledge of Canadian Press style and readability/plain language principles excellent organizational skills and the ability to manage a number of tasks concurrently attention to detail excellent people skills and the ability to work as part of a team advanced Microsoft Office skills and knowledge of...

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Member of the Month- Jacqueline Jubinville

For Member of the Month, we asked Jacqueline Jubinville, a member of IABC Manitoba and Manager  of Communications with the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN), a series of quick questions. Here are her answers:      Q: What’s your name? A: Jacqueline Jubinville   Q: What is your area(s) of expertise? A: I believe I shine when I utilize my creativity, writing skills and ability to lead and connect with people. I work closely with management teams and the executive team here at APTN to shape the networks image and values, as well as find the appropriate methods to...

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