Advisor-Communications Job in Toronto, ON at Canadian Red Cross –

Title: Advisor-Communications

Location: Remote (Toronto, ON)

Employment Status: Permanent full time

Salary Band: $53,419 – $66,774/year

The Canadian Red Cross, an iconic brand and one of the most inspirational not-for-profit organizations on this planet, is seeking an Advisor-Communications to join the team.

Do you have a passion for helping others, and want to work with other dedicated individuals? By applying, you are taking a big first step to be part of an exciting organization.

At the Canadian Red Cross, we are guided by our fundamental principles of humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality. We help people and communities in Canada and around the world in times of need and support them in strengthening their resilience.

Starting with the hiring process, we are committed to having an accessible, diverse, inclusive and barrier-free work environment where everyone can reach their full potential. We encourage all qualified persons to apply, particularly Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, racialized people, and people with diverse gender identities and sexual orientations, and others who share our values and contribute to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace.

Reporting to the Director, Communications, Ontario, and as a member of the communications team you will develop, coordinate and implement marketing and communications plans to support and achieve National, Provincial and Branch goals. You will also provide internal and external communications and marketing direction to departments, national working groups, senior management and branches.

As an Advisor-Communications In this role you will:
Plan, develop, implement and evaluate communications and marketing plans for Red Cross programs and products.

Provide public education, campaign and special event support.

Promote Red Cross programs and services and public education initiatives through media relations and provincial digital channels.

Support day-to-day operations, as well as related emergency response operations.

Assist with media relations during domestic and international disaster responses and promotional campaigns.

Produce content for print publications and on line channels including the web site and blog by sourcing stories, interviewing staff, volunteers and beneficiaries and writing channel-appropriate content.

What we are looking for:
University degree or College Diploma/ Certificate in communications, journalism, public relations, or marketing.

Five to seven years of job-related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Strong communication skills (written and oral), interpersonal and organizational acuity.

Working conditions:
Majority of work is performed in a virtual environment (work from home).

May be required to work non-traditional hours to meet the needs of the organization during times of a disaster response and/or appeal.

Will participate in on-call media line rotation, including after hours.

This position requires successful completion of criminal record and professional reference checks.

Full vaccination against COVID-19 is mandatory for this position (the CRC will however adhere to its duty to accommodate those who are unable to be fully vaccinated for a reason related to a human right protected ground).

If you require accommodation measures during any phase of the hiring process, please notify us as soon as possible. All information received in relation to accommodation requests will be kept confidential.


About the Company

Company: Canadian Red Cross –

Company Location:  Toronto, ON

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