Communications Specialist

Oil & Gas
Calgary, Alberta
Job ID:
Farhaz Pasha

Our market leading energy client has an immediate need for a Communications Specialist who will be responsible for coordinating, supporting and developing communications to employees for enterprise initiatives in support of business units and departments or functions.

This is a 2-month contract located in Calgary, Alberta.

How you will bring value…

You will provide strategic communications advice, develop communications plans, write and post intranet articles, draft enterprise-wide emails, Yammer posts and plan and support webcasts and events as needed.

What you will need to succeed…

Must Haves

  • Minimum 5 years of communications experience in a corporate environment.
  • A degree in public affairs, journalism or communication.
  • Outstanding writing skills, with experience writing for internal audiences and supporting executive leaders to deliver key messages.
  • Strong project management skills, including the ability to develop and manage communications plans and tactics and co-ordinate with other internal stakeholders to deliver on time and on budget.
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong analytical skills and excellent attention to detail.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Nice to Haves

  • Familiarity with SharePoint.
  • Energy industry experience.

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