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Job Number:  43609
Communications Officer
Job Posted: Monday, 16 April 2018
Closing Date: Monday, 30 April 2018
(81 days ago)
The British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BC SPCA)
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: Vancouver, BC Salary: (not entered)


The BC SPCA is looking for a highly self-motivated and creative Communication Officer with a can-do attitude to join our busy Community Relations Team. Reporting to the General Manager, Community Relations this position provides writing, editing, video production, graphic design and marketing support for a wide range of external and internal communication initiatives for the BC SPCA. This position supports communication activities that increase our effectiveness in advocacy, providing education around animal welfare issues and in concert with our fundraising efforts.


As the successful candidate you will have strong written and verbal communications skills, and have the ability to independently manage a varying workload. You excel at creative problem solving and possess a strong knowledge of communications, media and public relations.


Your excellent attention to detail allows you to work efficiently within a busy work environment while maintaining accuracy and quality. Your ability to handle multi-tasking activities and excellent organizational skills will be highly used in a fast-paced team environment. 


The ideal candidate will have:


  • Post-secondary degree in communications or public relations or equivalent, three to five years’ experience
  • Experience in the media an asset
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Excellent editing/proofreading skills
  • Strong skills in digital photography and videography
  • Knowledge of InDesign for in-house graphics design and production
  • Experience in designing and implementing marketing and promotional campaigns
  • Experience with WordPress
  • Ability to work with a wide range of individuals and groups
  • Experience with social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)
  • Excellent customer service skills



If you are up for the challenge, are looking for an opportunity to be involved in a great cause and are legally entitled to work in Canada, we would like to hear from you.. Click on the link to apply: http://spca.bc.ca/about-us/careers/



No telephone calls please.  We thank you for your interest in the BC SPCA, however; only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


The BC SPCA is a Registered Charity BN 11881 9036 RR0001

How to Apply:
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Contact Details:
The British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BC SPCA)
1245 East 7th Avenue
Vancouver, BC, V5T 1R1

Tel: 604 681-7271
Fax: 604 681-7022
www:   www.spca.bc.ca

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