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Organization:    Ministry of the Attorney General
Division:    Communications Branch
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    1 Temporary up to 12 months with possible extension
Job Code:    5A005 - Communications05
Salary:    $64,605.00 - $90,300.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    56564
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The Ministry of the Attorney General, Communications Branch, is seeking a Senior Coordinator to plan, develop, coordinate, implement and evaluate strategic communications and issues management plans, projects and activities.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:

• develop, implement and evaluate complex strategic and integrated marketing communications plans, projects and activities
• research, write and edit communications and integrated marketing products, including news releases, speeches, Q&As, event plans, web content and promotional material
• provide communications advice, services and products to senior management including the Minister's/Deputy Minister's Offices
• prepare project management and implementation plans
• liaise with other ministry/division staff in planning and delivering complex communications services

How do I qualify?

Communications Knowledge and Skills:
• your strong knowledge of communications and integrated marketing principles and practices allow you to develop and manage complex communications strategies
• you demonstrate knowledge of strategic communications, planning and implementation
• you have the ability to interpret and apply corporate directions, legislations, policies, programs and services to provide strategic advice and services to the Minister's and Deputy Minister's offices, senior management, central agencies and colleagues

Communication and Interpersonal Skills:
• you have superior written communication skills to write and edit a variety of materials
• your exceptional oral communication and interpersonal skills allow you to discuss client program objectives, new initiatives, communication and integrated marketing requirements

Project Management, Problem Solving and Organizational Skills:
• you can effectively plan and coordinate activities, services and competing priorities while meeting conflicting deadlines
• you are able to identify, analyze and advise on communications requirements, and develop, implement and evaluate projects and activities

Additional information:

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Compensation Group:   Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Communications; Marketing and Creative Services
Posted on:   Friday, September 6, 2013
  • The successful candidate will be required to undergo a satisfactory criminal reference check prior to the commencement of employment.
  • As a result of the recently agreed to AMAPCEO collective agreement, a new job evaluation system will be implemented on October 1, 2013. In the new job evaluation system, the classification level of this position is Level 5 with a salary range of $64,605.00 - $90,300.00.

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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, September 20, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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