The City of Humboldt invites submission of applications for the position of Communications Manager for this growing regional centre. Reporting to the City Manager, the Manager will provide leadership to advance all strategic communication initiatives of the City.
Emphasis will be place on internal and external communications, media relations, as well as community marketing programs. The Manager will act as a liaison with external organizations including government, media, consultants and member organizations with the goal of establishing and maintaining professional, consistent, and timely two-way communications with all stakeholders.
Possessing strong leadership skills, you are highly organized, self-motivated with strong interpersonal/communication skills and excellent writing/editing skills. You have the ability to exercise discretion and confidentiality.
You work effectively with the media; possess excellent analysis and research skills; perform well in a computerized office environment; work effectively in a team environment and can work in an environment with evolving priorities.
You have experience in communication and marketing activities with a university degree in Marketing, Communication, Journalism, Business Development or a related field from a recognized institution. Experience or exposure to Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe InDesign or any other graphic design software will be considered a strong asset.
Located in the central part of Saskatchewan, one hour east of Saskatoon on Highway #5, the City of Humboldt has been designated a rapid growth community in Saskatchewan with a thriving, dynamic community for business, industry, health, education and culture. Additional information on the City and this employment opportunity can be found on the City’s webpage at www.humboldt.ca.
The City offers a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to challenge your expertise in an evolving, growing community. Qualified individuals should forward their resumes, along with a 1-2 page letter demonstrating how your qualifications and/or experience match the position applied for by Monday, December 18, 2017 to:
Joe Day, City Manager
P.O. Box 640 – 715 Main Street
Humboldt, SK S0K 2A0
Re. Communications Manager Competition
Fax: (306) 682-3144