Communications Specialist

  • Category
    Office, clerical & administrative - Clerical
  • Job type
  • Location
    Waterloo, Ontario

Adecco is currently hiring for a Communication Specialist in Waterloo, ON. The Communications Specialist is assigned to help develop and execute internal communications for our client. This role is accountable for working with the AVP Communications and the team to assess communications requirements of the business and the Division and develop and execute communications strategies to meet the requirements. Relations) and work with these teams as required.
This is a 12-month contract and has a pay rate of $31.50/hour
Communications Specialist Responsibilities: 
Help develop and execute communications strategies for key initiatives 
• Under the guidance of the AVP Communications, develop and execute strategies for key Canadian Division initiatives 
• Help develop strategies to build Client's brand and employee engagement across Canada by creating and executing communication programs, announcements and initiatives 
• Work with the communications teams from Canadian Division to share stories with employees across Canada or globally 
• Write communications required to support communications strategies 
• Identify measures and targets, monitor progress and course correct as necessary 
Liaise with executives and subject matter experts to execute communications strategies 
• Work directly with some executives, brokering and leveraging skills and resources from Branding & Communications as well as from other areas of the business as required 
• Participate as a member of the communications leadership teams as appropriate within the business and within Branding & Communications 
Integrate and coordinate plans within larger Branding & Communications function and lines of business 
• Ensure communications strategies are integrated and coordinated with other plans within Branding & Communications functions and all lines of business 
• Identify and leverage opportunities (programs, initiatives, etc) in other areas 
• Raise communications issues to ensure coordination, discussion, resolution within larger Branding & Communications team 
Communication Specialist Qualifications: 
• Senior communicator accustomed to working with all levels of employees 
• Demonstrated ability and experience developing and effectively delivering communications strategies and plans 
• Strong technical communications skills, particularly as a strong writer 
• Strong influencing skills with people at all levels and effectively build relationships with resources over whom you have no direct authority 
• Ability to manage multiple initiatives and shifting deadlines 
• Knowledge of traditional and social media 
• Strong collaboration skills 
• University degree in communications, journalism or a related field

If you are interested in this Communication Specialist job in Waterloo, ON. Apply today.

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Reference number CA_EN_1_026602_12177397

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