We're Hiring a Communications Coordinator

The Communications Coordinator contributes to communications activities and initiatives to support organization goals. 

This is a full-time, ten-month term position (covering a maternity leave) beginning in May 2018. 

Reporting to the Executive Director, the scope of this position includes the following:

  • Plans, creates, drafts, edits, proofreads, coordinates and designs a variety of communications materials including articles, website content, surveys, PowerPoint presentations, promotional materials, speeches, fact sheets, briefing notes and reports
  • Manages and monitors the Association’s social media accounts
  • Triages any necessary media relations inquiries
  • Contributes to planning, writes articles for, proofreads and coordinates the production of monthly electronic newsletters
  • Coordinates the updating and maintenance of the Association website
  • Coordinates and executes special events 
  • Is responsible for the Professional Nursing Awards 
  • Coordinates and executes board elections
  • Provides support during membership renewal including back-up phone coverage, processing member applications and responding to member inquiries 
  • Manage the member database and troubleshoot any issues 
  • Other duties as assigned

You possess:
  • A diploma or degree in communications or other related education and/or experience 
  • Knowledge of best practices in communications for a variety of audiences
  • Experience planning, writing, editing, creating and formatting a wide variety of print and digital communication materials
  • Project management experience
  • Experience working on websites and knowledge of content management systems
  • Excellent organization skills, self-directed with the ability to manage a number of tasks concurrently and with attention to detail
  • Excellent people skills and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Advanced Microsoft office skills and knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Acrobat. 

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume on or before Friday, March 30, 2018 to:

Mary Smith, Executive Director, msmith@arnm.ca

We thank all who apply, but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.