Communications Senior (Must have a Security Clearance)

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

MaxSys is currently looking for a Communications Senior for our Federal Client.
• Secondary school diploma is required
• Expertise in production of news releases, newsletters, brochures, advertisements, media response lines, media analyses, multimedia content, and Web content. Must demonstrate in a resume 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years and provide examples.
• Must demonstrate in a short paragraph (less than 500 words):
a) Ability to work under pressure of tight deadlines and changes in priorities
b) 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
• Experience in internal communications.  Must demonstrate in a resume 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years.
• Experience in marketing or advertising.  Must demonstrate in a resume 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years.
• Experience in coordinating Web or intranet projects in collaboration with multiple stakeholders.  Must demonstrate in a resume 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years.
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.*