Communications Specialist

  • Category
    Office, clerical & administrative - Clerical
  • Job type
  • Location
    Burnaby, British Columbia

Adecco is currently hiring for a Communications Specialist in Burnaby, BC. As a Communications Specialist, you will be responsible for planning, producing, and overseeing e execution of marketing and communications plan activities, including media, promotions, website, and collateral materials. 
This is a 1- year contract with an opportunity to convert to a permanent role. It has a pay rate of $28/hour. 
Communications Specialist Responsibilities:
• Provide support and assistance in planning, developing, producing, and delivering internal and external marketing and communications materials including Social Media, Print & online advertising and Website
• Develop and oversee the communications & marketing calendar to ensure timely execution of events, programs and training (internal and external)
• Participate in budget development and support budget management 
• Assist with production of internal newsletter and assistance and internal company social events
• Coordinate on-site (internal or external) arrangements for all events, meetings and customer or associate training
• Assist with negotiations for space contracts and book event space, arrange food and beverage, order supplies and audiovisual equipment, ensure appropriate décor 
• Keep track of event finances including check requests, invoicing, and reporting
• Propose new ideas to improve the event planning and implementation process 
Communications Specialist  Requirements:
• Strong verbal and written communication skills, problem-solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills.
• Familiarity with the basics of media production, communication and dissemination techniques and methods. 
• Familiarity with computer software such as MS Word, PowerPoint, Access etc. 
• Ability to work independently while maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers, supervisors, customers, and the general public
If you are interested in this Communications Specialist job in Burnaby, BC, please apply today.


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Reference number CA_EN_1_026602_12288568

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.

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