Professional Consulting - Ottawa

MaxSys is currently looking for a Communications, Senior for our Federal Client.
Qualifications:
 
Education:
• Secondary school diploma is required
Experience:
• Must clearly demonstrate 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years’ in researching and writing articles for professional print and online publications
• Must clearly demonstrate 5 years’ experience within the past 5 years using MS Office including Word, Outlook and Excel
• Must clearly demonstrate 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years in Communications with the Federal Government
• Must clearly demonstrate 3 years’ experience within the past 5 years using and applying the Canadian Style manual to written work. 

Duties:
• Prepare complex public affairs products such as speeches, briefs, backgrounders and news releases, using established writing methods
• Write news articles for external audiences on print, web and social media platforms, including the planning, organizing and conducting a complete writing project, including the selection of information sources
• Regularly contribute appropriate suggestions for possible news articles
• Perform in-depth background research in preparation for writing news articles, including conducting interviews as well as fact-checking citations and references
• Edit news articles, web and social media content, video scripts and speeches for external audiences
• Assist in the distribution of written content to various Department of National Defence publications
• Transcribe interviews into text from recorded audio files
Language: English
Security Clearance: Enhanced Level
 
If you meet all the above requirements, please send your resume today to Katherine Spallin at: 
k.spallin@maxsys.ca 
 
*Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted and the position could be filled prior to closing date. Thank you.*
MAX123
 

Position Type Contract
Application Deadline June 29, 2018
Experience Required 5+ years
Job Duration Temporary
Education Required N/A