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Communications Specialist - (15153)

Burnaby, BC
Our client is looking for a Bilingual Communications Specialist for an initial 9 month contract.
20 hours per week approximately.

Responsibilities
  • Provides high-quality and clear french language internal communications
  • Develops, implements and evolves best-in-class communications strategies, tactics, key messages and metrics that support Coaching & Learning Solutions priorities, enhance engagement and enable team members to advocate on our clients behalf
  • Works in collaboration with key stakeholders across the company to support the success of CSE priorities and strategic programs through authentic, inspiring, innovative and effective communications
  • Develops and maintains knowledge of communications best practices and adopts for use when appropriate
  • Provide teams, including program leads, with direct communications and/or program support that leverages both traditional and innovative mediums
  • Ensure authentic, clear, timely and consistent internal communications for programs within Customer Service Excellence

Required Skills/Experience
  • Strong writing skills in both English and French, as well as the ability to quickly translate technical, internal based communications from English into French.
  • Persuasive communications skills, advanced writing and editing skills and project management experience
  • Proven ability to transform complex information into clear and compelling communications including the ability to adapt writing styles for different audiences and vehicles
  • Relationship management with highly effective interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Ability to manage varying volumes and priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Takes initiative and proactively supports team goals
  • Has demonstrated abilities in developing and implementing both proactive and reactive communications programs
  • Flexibility – willingness to adapt and tailor communications strategies and tactics to evolving business needs

Your Knowledge Toolkit also consists of:
  • Minimum of three years of experience working in corporate communications/internal communications within an entrepreneurial, corporate environment or as a consultant in a public relations agency, or 3+ years of equivalent experience
  • Dual language is a must - essential to be able to write effective communications in both French and English languages
  • Proven success in the strategic use of communications to positively impact corporate culture
  • Membership in the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) or Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) is an asset
Must to have skills: 
• Persuasive communications skills, advanced writing and editing skills in both English and French, as well as the ability to quickly translate technical, internal based communications from English into French.
• Proven ability to transform complex information into clear and compelling communications including the ability to adapt writing styles for different audiences and vehicles
• Has demonstrated abilities in developing and implementing both proactive and reactive communications programs with ability to manage varying volumes and priorities in a fast-paced environment


Nice to have skills:
• Flexibility – willingness to adapt and tailor communications strategies and tactics to evolving business needs
• Project management experience
• Relationship management with highly effective interpersonal and organizational skills


Project details: Smart Home Security National Expansion – French Language internal communications directed at frontline team members
Team size and environment: 50+ team members, with close collaboration with ~10. Highly supportive, collaborative and high performing team

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