Author: IABC Manitoba

2018 IABC Manitoba Annual General Meeting (AGM)

IABC Manitoba presents its 2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM) and summer networking event at La Roca Mexican Restaurant on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. Business starts at 5:30 p.m. with the presentation of our 2017/18 annual report showcasing some of the highlights of the past year, followed by revisions to our chapter bylaws, the election of our 2018/19 Board, and finally, presentation of the chapter leader of the year. We invite all IABC Manitoba members to join us for this important meeting. Immediately following the AGM, we will be hosting a fun and informal networking event for all communicators, complete with...

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College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba

    Job title: Communications Specialist Nature of job: Full-time, Permanent Starting salary: $54,658 with competitive benefits package Application deadline: before noon on May 7, 2018   The Communications Specialist contributes to communications activities and initiatives to achieve organizational goals.   Reporting to the Manager of Communications, the scope of this position includes the following: plans, creates, drafts, edits, proofreads and coordinates a variety of communications materials including articles, website content, surveys, presentations, forms, promotional materials, scripts, speeches, fact sheets and multimedia tools such as e-learning modules gathers data and analyses results to inform communication strategy and tactics provides communication counsel, coaching and support to colleagues and other departments contributes to planning, writes articles for, proofreads and coordinates blog content and monthly e-newsletters coordinates the updating and maintenance of the College website, intranet and social media platforms ensuring quality control collaborates with other staff to plan and implement special events provides back-up reception coverage liaises with committees when required other duties as assigned   You possess: a degree in communications or related field 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 project management experience experience working on websites and knowledge of content management systems knowledge of CP style and plain language principles excellent organizational skills, self-directed with the ability to...

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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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