Communications Consultant, Intermediate (Must have a Security Clearance)

Job CategoryProfessional Consulting
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline April 30, 2021
Experience Required3 years
Job DurationTemporary
Education RequiredN/A

MaxSys is currently looking for a Communications Consultant, Intermediate for our Federal Client.
• Secondary school diploma is required
• Certificate, diploma or degree from a recognized Canadian post-secondary institution in a relevant field
• Expertise in social media planning, content development, marketing, monitoring, analysis, performance measurement and monitoring, post scheduling, and audience growth optimization on major platforms (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube)
• Ability to work under pressure of tight deadlines and changes in priorities
• Ability to take into consideration Government of Canada policies, directives, standards and/or guidelines relevant to digital communications, user-centric design best practices, digital communications project management techniques, evaluation and analysis techniques related to digital communications, analytics and performance measurement when making recommendations to clients, stakeholders, and senior management
Duties that may include, but not limited to:
• Contribute to the planning, development, implementation and measurement of digital social media strategies.
• Disseminate communication materials, and other information, internally and externally.
• Create; write short original content, edit, and post multi-media content on websites and social media sites.
• Research social media communication trends, best practices, policies, procedures, and accessibility in both the private and public sectors.
• Identify and assess potential opportunities for DND to use social media tools to enhance the scope, versatility and breadth of communication.
• Develop, propose and implement social media guidelines, procedures, templates, tools, standards, retention schedules in compliance with DND policies.
• Advice management on recommended approaches and potential repercussions related to digital and social media.
• Respond to all inquiries/comments and/or coordinating with appropriate division, programs, etc. for response/action.
• Maintain communication platforms and ensure timeliness and quality of all activities given their visibility of communications.
• Consult with internal and external stakeholders for communications, and publications.
• Coordinate product development, translation and approval.
Language: Bilingual – Intermediate
Security Clearance: Enhanced Level
If you meet all the above requirements, please send your resume today to Katherine Spallin at: 
*Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted and the position could be filled prior to closing date. Thank you.*