Communications Consultant

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  • Post Date: June 7, 2021
Job Description

OPEN POSITION: Communications Consultant


LOCATION OF WORK: Location to be determined – Communications and Community Relations



The Communications Consultant contributes to the development and maintenance of communications as a creative member of the Communications and Community Relations Department (CCR) and is supervised by the Director of CCR.



  • Develop and provide creative services for the internal communication needs for the Cree School Board, including content for the internal website and newsletter.
  • Provides external and internal communications services to the Office of the Director General, and the departments of the Board, such as Human Resources and Finance.
  • Creative services include planning and coordination of public relations activities, and contributing to the development of promotional materials.
  • Required functions include writing press releases, newsletters, blogs, surveys, brochures, presentations, speeches, and content for videos.
  • Responsible for writing large scale projects such as the CSB Annual Report and CSB Communications Guidebook.
  • Participate in the CSB’s Brand promotion in a creative manner.
  • Actively supports the development and maintenance of the CSB’s Digital Asset Management, the Media library.
  • Support the Chairperson’s Office and Council of Commissioners with information, the development of presentations and council highlights.
  • Supports the development of communication training materials and tools as required and contributes to the delivery of communication training developed or obtained by the CCR department.



  • A bachelor’s degree in an appropriate specialty, notably:
    • – Communications;
    • – Public Relations;
    • – Journalism.
  • At least 3 years of related experience is required.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Professional-level English proofreading and editing skills.
  • Written and verbal communication skills in French and Cree are assets.
  • French translation skills are assets.
  • Excellent knowledge of internal and external communication concepts and practices.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office 365.
  • Experience in developing, and engaging in social media and web platforms;
  • Skills in photography, audio and video are assets;
  • Needs to be available to travel.

NOTE: Exceptionally and after evaluation of a candidate’s qualifications, years of pertinent experience may be recognized by the school board as equivalent in the case of a level of schooling lower than the minimum required.



Regular full-time position.

35 hours/week.

Salary: $24.46/h – $40.98/h

Northern Allowance: $8,484.00 – $17,652.00

This work involves numerous trips to different communities.



As soon as possible


Please send your CV by completing the Application Form found HERE

Please indicate the competition #: MIS-3888

Note that all documents submitted must be in PDF format.

In you have any questions, contact

June 7, 2021

June 18, 2021 3:00 P.M

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