Edmonton Humane Society Coordinator, Communications & Marketing Full Time in Edmonton, AB

Edmonton Humane Society

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Coordinator, Communications & Marketing
Edmonton, AB

Assist with developing internal and external marketing materials. Actively participate in cross-functional team meetings, processes and initiatives to evolve…

The Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) is a non-profit charitable organization that is committed to helping homeless and abused companion animals.

We are currently hiring for the key position of Coordinator, Communications & Marketing. Reporting to the Communications Officer, the Coordinator will assist in developing and executing communications and marketing plans to support the Shelter’s goals. The ideal candidate is a creative go-getter who has exceptional writing skills along with experience coordinating a variety of communications, marketing plans and events.

Job Description:

  • Assist in developing, crafting and executing major strategic communication plans
  • Utilize exceptional strategic planning skills to create communications and marketing materials, from concept to completion, that support the EHS brand across multiple channels.
  • Prepare and distribute media communications including news releases, advisories, media guides and media kits.
  • Creative problem solver who can translate ideas into content to tell the EHS story through web, social and print.
  • Monitor and engage with stakeholders on EHS social media channels.
  • Analyze project impact and understand how digital analytics play a role in story development and placement.
  • Maintain and update website properties on a regular basis, keeping content fresh, timely and relevant.
  • Actively participate in cross-functional team meetings, processes and initiatives to evolve communication and marketing initiatives.
  • Assist with signature events planning and execution.
  • Assist with developing internal and external marketing materials.
  • Act as spokesperson when required

Job Requirements:

  • Degree/Diploma in public relations, communications or related field
  • 3 or more years of relevant experience
  • A resourceful multi-tasker with solid writing, editing and proofing abilities combined with a keen eye for detail
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite
  • Basic knowledge in Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat)
  • Able to execute multiple projects while effectively managing timelines and expectations
  • Outstanding problem-solving abilities with above average organizational and communication skills
  • Knowledge of creating content for web and social media, along with the ability to learn emerging technologies quickly
  • Strong interpersonal skills, a collaborative nature and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Design, videography and photography experience an asset
  • Event planning and execution background an asset


Wage: Commensurate on education and experience

Hours: 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with flexibility for evening and weekend work on occasion

Please apply with cover letter and resume, including your salary expectation, by 4:30PM on February 23, 2017. Please note that we will be reviewing resumes as we receive them.

The Edmonton Humane Society appreciates and considers all resumes but will only be contacting those applicants that have been selected for an interview.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Edmonton, AB

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-12
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