Communications Specialist

PUB302556

About this role:

We’re hiring a Communications Specialist for our client to join their team. This is a 9-month contract position that will allow the opportunity to put your knowledge to work every day on a variety of high value tasks.

Responsibilities

  • Delivers communications materials and content for communications channels across North America
  • Contributes expertise to the development and execution of communications strategies and plans
  • Partners with business leaders and subject matter experts to develop content for communication purposes
  • Executes local leadership communications and profile opportunities
  • Collates input and contributes to the development of input to Business and Company-wide communications
  • Contributes expertise in the development of external speeches and presentations and any required approvals
  • Develops communications to support the issues management process and stakeholder engagement strategy and plan
  • Governs the application of the brand standards and executes key local sponsorships
  • Executes against the crisis communications plan as required
  • Monitors traditional and social media and develops content for digital communication channels
  • Regionally deliver company-wide communications and strategy in collaboration with Corporate Headquarters

What you need to bring:

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, Public Relations or English
  • Master’s, MBA or advanced degrees preferred
  • 5 + years’ experience in communications or public relations, ideally in an international corporation that requires cross-cultural collaboration
  • Deep interest and experience in new and emerging technologies – adept at social media strategy and implementation
  • Experience in stakeholder management and communications planning and ability to collaborate with senior stakeholders across multiple sites / global locations
  • Strong project management skills to meet deadlines, establish clear priorities quickly and bring projects to completion on time and within budget
  • Experience in speech writing and gathering research and support for content
  • Understanding of Corporate Affairs and its role in the management of the Company’s license to operate
  • Ability to understand broader Corporate Affairs strategy and ensure deliverables are aligned to this strategy
  • Knowledge and understanding of the mining and resources industry is desired
  • Superior communications and facilitation skills
  • Ability to effectively engage colleagues at all levels of the Company
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Flexibility to achieve project objectives
  • Pragmatic and professional in nature, willing to seize an opportunity and roll up his/her sleeves to get the job done
  • High learning agility – capacity to seek out and apply innovative approaches
  • Commitment to high ethical standards

Benefits:

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

Anything Else?

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Over 45 years, we’ve created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services.

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Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Gultchan Chevket is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use this number:
PUB302556

Account manager

Gultchan Chevket
Brunel Canada - Toronto
g.chevket@brunel.net

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