Intermediate Communications Officer

Category:
Sales/Marketing
Industry:
Government - Federal
Type:
Contract
Location:
Ottawa, Ontario
Job ID:
#154685
Recruiter:

DUTIES OF THE RESOURCE:

Working under direction of the DAPA Operations Centre Supervisor:

  • Write and edit communication material such as (but not limited to) news releases, statements, letters, speeches, communication plans, etc. 
  • Provide communications advice, research and analyse information. 
  • Coordinate media inquiries.
  • Research and analyse media coverage of defence-related topics and issues.
  • Prepare reports, track product status and database management.
  • Attend meetings, provide updates as necessary to the section supervisor, liaise with national-level and regional partners.

In addition to the PWGSC classification requirements, this office also requires resources to clearly demonstrate the following mandatory experience:

  • Must clearly demonstrate 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years’ in researching, writing and editing communications products for national distribution
  • Must clearly demonstrate 2 years’ experience within the past 5 years’ working in the areas of issues management or media relations
  • Must clearly demonstrate 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years in Communications with the Federal Government
  • Must clearly demonstrate 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years using and applying the Canadian Style manual to written work
  • Must clearly demonstrate 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years using MS Office including Word, Outlook and Excel