Communications Officer – North Bay Information

Communications Officer – North Bay Information

Reporting to the Director of Training, the Communications Officer will likely be liable for strategic communications planning, designed to foster and preserve genuine, mutually helpful relationships between the Board and our stakeholders.

Along with coordinating and managing Board communications planning, duties and obligations embody:
• Figuring out proactive alternatives to advertise and improve the group’s picture by constructing a profile within the media for our success tales, points and viewpoints;
• Media relations and serving as a primary contact for media inquiries;
• Implementing a strategic program to extend pupil recruitment and retention;
• Researching and analyzing environmental traits and rising points to proactively handle communications companies;
• Figuring out and monitoring points inside the Board, Media, Catholic group and Ministry of Training which have implications for the Board and its stakeholders;
• Producing of a wide range of inner and exterior publications (eg newsletters, media releases and advisories, studies, brochures, advertisements, and many others.);
• Attending common Board conferences, and standing and particular advisory committee conferences as required;
• Planning and coordinating particular occasions;
• Offering strategic communications recommendation, counsel and assist to senior administration, Trustees, and to highschool and Board division employees;
• The power to analysis trendy advertising methods and develop content material to promote vital priorities and occasions for the Board and colleges;
• Coordinating and managing of a Board web site and dealing with social media outreach;
• Writing, enhancing and proofreading companies;
• The power to construct and domesticate relationships with a wide range of stakeholder teams, together with employees, dad and mom, Trustees and group companions.

• A college diploma or associated certification in company communications / public relations / advertising / journalism and 5 years’ associated employment expertise, exhibiting progressively extra accountability and on-the-job success;
• Confirmed skilled expertise within the digital setting, social media, and good information of associated instruments and applied sciences – Instagram, Twitter, Fb, YouTube and different social web sites, and publication and presentation software program;
• Information of the Catholic schooling system and a dedication to supporting its traditions, practices and philosophy;
• Distinctive written, verbal and strategic communication planning expertise;
• Extremely organised, and the flexibility to work underneath excessive strain and tight timelines, and to prioritize duties and meet deadlines in a fast-paced setting;
• Demonstrated means to work each independently and as an efficient crew member;
• Expertise in media relations, points administration, particular and huge group occasions and print manufacturing;
• Understanding of the general public sector, Catholic schooling and academic points typically;
• Proficiency in French is a particular asset.
• Snug working with a wide range of platforms together with Microsoft Outlook, Groups and Excel, in addition to studying digital publishing companies corresponding to Hootsuite, Mail Chimp, Canva and the Board’s communication instrument, Edsby.

and certified candidates are invited to submit:
• a canopy letter;
• an in depth résumé;
• one present written private reference, and two (most up-to-date) skilled references;
• exterior candidates should submit a current and passable Prison Background Test with Susceptible Sector Screening.

Written functions will likely be obtained till 4:30 pm on Monday, June 20, 2022 and have to be addressed to:
Paula Mann, Director of Training
Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District College Board
1000 Excessive Avenue
North Bay, ON P1B 6S6
E-mail: [email protected]