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External Brand Communications Advisor

PETRONAS Canada

Job Description

Company overview

If you’re looking for a company that’s ambitious in its thinking, has a thirst for learning and a drive to improve and innovate… you’ve come to the right place. 

We want people who share our enthusiasm for curiosity and diversity of thought to join us on our journey. People who are passionate about what they do and will help build our company’s great future. In return, we’ll provide challenging work, professional development and competitive compensation.

About us

We’re PETRONAS Canada, a team of more than 375 employees focused on providing clean Canadian energy to the world, respectfully, responsibly and sustainably. Formerly Progress Energy, we now stand proudly as part of PETRONAS – a Fortune 500® company operating in more than 50 countries worldwide with a bench strength of 50,000 employees.

As one of the largest natural gas resource owners in Canada, we have room to grow and are focused on finding new markets for our gas. We’re excited to be a partner in LNG Canada – the single largest private sector investment in our country’s history. We’re a company that values our employees, is committed to our relationships and partnerships with First Nations and all stakeholders in the communities where we operate, has a deep respect for the environment and puts safety at the forefront of everything we do.

For more information on our company, please visit petronascanada.com.

The Role 

Ensuring what we say is always lining up with who we are and what we do is critical to our reputation, which is why this position is so important. 

In this role, you’ll develop a firm grasp on the complex issues facing our company. By engaging collaboratively with internal and external subject matter experts, you will gain a deep understanding of our business and stakeholder concerns and bring what matters most to the forefront. You will develop dynamic communications materials that not only focus on addressing stakeholder priorities, but also serve to differentiate our company and build our brand. As a result, demonstrated writing and planning skills as well as a keen attention to detail are required.

This position reports to the Team Lead, External Communications & Reputation Management.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Develop thoughtful communications plans to build our brand and address stakeholder interests and concerns
  • Enhance our ability to participate in media events and interviews by expanding our range of backgrounders, key messages and presentations
  • Review and revise technical presentations to be delivered externally to ensure content reflects key messages and format follows visual identity guidelines
  • Research, recommend and support sponsorship opportunities including drafting related event briefings and speaking notes
  • Monitor media coverage and public perception of the company and industry
  • Manage media lists and publication deadlines
  • Monitor effectiveness of communications, including formats and channels, and conduct best practice research on ways to more effectively reach targeted audiences
  • Collaborate with the broader External Affairs & Communications team to ensure cross-functional understanding of organizational challenges, and to align messaging internally and externally
  • Understand key issues facing the oil and gas industry as well as stakeholder interests and concerns
  • Ensure content is current and accurate across all communications tools
  • Develop project management tools including lessons learned documentation and manage logistics for events and projects
  • Participate on internal and external committees as required
  • Assist with crisis communications activities and other tools and projects as required

Qualifications

Required Education, Experience and Skills

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in Communications, Public Relations, Media Relations or Journalism
  • 5+ years of related experience
  • Prior experience working in the energy industry and/or within a large multinational organization is preferred
  • Exceptional writing skills and the ability to effectively package information for a variety of audiences
  • Knowledge of current and emerging communications concepts, practices and tools
  • Continuously explores opportunities to innovate and streamline established work processes
  • Proven ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment with competing priorities, and respond quickly to time-sensitive issues
  • Demonstrated complex problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Periodic travel may be required

How To Apply

Interested applicants should visit our website.

PETRONAS Canada would like to thank all applicants for their interest in joining our team; however only the candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Contact For This Position
PETRONAS Canada


Company Website: View
Job Location
Calgary AB
Job Level & Type

Full Time Permanent Staff Position
Listing To Be Posted Until
September 14, 2019
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