Printed on: November 27, 2020

Communications Coordinator

Employer Columbia Basin Trust
Terms Permanent F/T
Start Date
Requirements Training & Experience
? Minimum two-year diploma or university degree in communications, marketing,
journalism, business or other communications-related field or equivalent.
? Two to four years of communications experience preferably writing a range of
corporate content, supporting media relations activities, coordinating social media
and digital strategies, audio visual projects, advertising and supporting events.
? Wordpress experience is considered an asset.
? Adobe Creative Suite experience is considered an asset.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
? Strong written and verbal communications skills.
? Ability to write, edit and revise corporate communication materials to be clear and
concise using plain language and with proper grammar and punctuation.
? Knowledge of digital and social media activities.
? Working knowledge of graphic design elements and principles.
? Working knowledge of principles, and best practices related to internal and external
marketing communications activities.
? Strong computer skills, including MS Office Software (particularly Excel, Outlook,
Word and PowerPoint).
? Ability to maintain strong working relationships throughout the organization and with
external stakeholders.
? Ability to work collaboratively with others to achieve results.
? Ability to work as part of a high performance team.
? Ability to be flexible in a changing environment.
? Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines and be results-oriented
? Ability to exercise initiative and bring sound judgment to problem solving and
decision making.

Duties The Communications Coordinator collaborates with others to coordinate communication
activities that explain and promote the Trust’s programs and initiatives, and how the Trust
supports community development in the region. This position coordinates and supports the
delivery of written materials, social media and digital strategies, media relations activities,
government reporting, branding efforts and provides administrative support to the
Communications Department. This position reports to the Manager, Communications.

To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Contact Name
Location Cranbrook
Date Posted 2020-11-18
Date Ending 2020-12-02