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DIRECTOR STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS & PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Niagara Region

Job Description

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Director Strategic Communications & Public Affairs is a key member of Niagara Region's Leadership Team, responsible for developing and implementing communication and brand strategies, defining and promoting the corporate brand, directing all external, internal communications and public affairs with residents, stakeholders and businesses, and co-leading the organization's relationships and advocacy with other orders of government. 

This role provides senior advisory support to the Corporate Leadership Team, and works in coordination with the Executive Officer to the Regional Chair on communications from the Office of the Regional Chair. 

As a member of the Crisis Communications Response Team, the role is responsible for crisis communications and emergency response planning in collaboration with local area municipalities.

Qualifications

KNOWLEDGE
  • 10 years progressive communications experience in a leadership role, exhibiting modern communication theories and practices in a medium to large-sized organization.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and executing communication strategies and leading various communications functions.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing relationships with elected officials at various levels (municipal, provincial and federal).
  • Executive Leadership training from a recognized institution is preferred.

EDUCATION

  • University degree in Communications, Public Relations, Media Studies, Government Affairs, Business Administration or Public Administration 
  • Master’s degree in relevant discipline is preferred.

How To Apply

To view the full job description and requirements, visit our Careers page. Job Opening# 23107

Uncover the wonder of the Niagara Region and join a team dedicated to meeting tomorrow’s challenges…..today!  

Let us know why you would be an excellent team member by submitting your online application no later than September 8, 2019 before midnight by visiting our ‘Careers’ page at www.niagararegion.ca.  We thank all candidates for their interest however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Great Careers & Healthy Lifestyles

Located between lakes Erie and Ontario, the Niagara region consists of some of Canada’s most fertile agricultural land, the majestic Niagara Falls and a dozen communities that are rich in both history and recreational opportunities.

With over 3,000 employees, Niagara Region is responsible for such diverse areas as land use planning, transportation, water and wastewater treatment, waste collection and management, emergency medical services, public health, children’s services,  and seniors’ programs to name a few. Niagara Region offers great career opportunities in municipal service and our competitive salaries, attractive benefits, and wealth of programs will support your personal wellness and professional growth.

We value Choice, Honesty, Respect, Partnerships, and Service. If you share the same passion, we want to hear from you.www.niagarararegion.ca

Contact For This Position
Niagara Region
1815 Sir Isaac Brock Way
Thorold ON L2V 4T7

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Job Location
Thorold ON
Job Level & Type
Senior Level
Full Time Permanent Staff Position
Listing To Be Posted Until
September 21, 2019
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