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Communications Officer – Regina

The Health Sciences Association of Saskatchewan (HSAS) is a trade union representing over 4200 health care professionals in Saskatchewan. The Health Sciences Association of Saskatchewan has an excellent opportunity for a skilled communications professional in our Regina office. The Communications Officer will be responsible for preparing, distributing and organizing internal and external communications for HSAS. Duties may include any of the following:

· Managing the HSAS website.
· Designing, preparing and sending of email communication to members.
· Maintaining awareness of communications spend and budget.
· Developing and delivering all new strategic initiatives as determined by Executive Council.
· Developing and executing strategic communications plans.
· Managing all social media channels.
· Creating, following and maintaining content calendars.
· Managing contractor, vendor, and supplier relationships as assigned.
· Overseeing public and media campaigns as needed, including media planning/buying.
· Building and managing online advertising.
· Preparing and designing communications material using InDesign, Illustrator, and Canva.
· Managing media relations and writing media materials.
· Planning and executing the delivery of HSAS events.
· Building and distributing HSAS surveys.
· Attending Communication Committee Meetings
· Providing committee support to committees of Executive Council, as requested
· Evaluating and maintaining digital communication tools and software.
· Carrying out research as directed.
· Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

· Post-Secondary Degree or certificate in Journalism, Communications or Marketing or an acceptable combination of education and experience.
· Experience working with WordPress CMS and website management.
· Experience carrying out research.
· Excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to present information and prepare correspondence.
· Knowledge and skill in the use of electronic communications tools, such as Active Campaign.
· Knowledge and skill in the use of design software including InDesign, Illustrator, and Canva.
· Ability to work collaboratively with other members of staff, exercise good judgement and initiative, manage shifting priorities and seek and take direction as required.
· Possess a valid driver’s license and willingness to travel within the province using own vehicle.

Assets:

· Graphic design experience.
· Video & audio editing skills.
· Photography skills.
· Familiarity with audio visual equipment and video conferencing technology.

Compensation:

HSAS offers a competitive compensation and benefits package as governed by the HSAS/USW collective agreement. Salary wage step will be determined on the experience and skill set of the incumbent.

Term:

Full time

Application:

Please submit your resume with cover letter, no later than April 26, 2024 by mail or email to:

Manager of Communications
Health Sciences Association of Saskatchewan
#12- 395 Park Street
Regina, Saskatchewan, S4N 5B2
Email: [email protected]

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.