Marketing and Communications Assistant

City of Maple Ridge

Marketing and Communications Assistant

Regular Part Time

Job Id: 19-002
Department:  Recreation & Community Engagement
Salary:  $25.76 - $30.25 per hour
Closing:  January 20, 2019

Come grow with us! Maple Ridge located in Metro Vancouver is a vibrant and rapidly growing City with outstanding recreation, arts and cultural amenities and some of the most affordable housing in the region.  This combined with a dynamic community makes Maple Ridge a great place to work, play and live.  Come join us and be part of the change.

Are you a team player with a “can do attitude”, excellent communication, interpersonal skills and exceptional customer service skills?  We have the perfect opportunity for you.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Marketing and Communications Assistant in our Recreation & Community Engagement Department.

Are you an experienced and self motivated professional wanting to join a dynamic team?  In this position you will be responsible for leading and/or coordinating a wide variety of marketing and communication functions; compiling, drafting, editing brochures, reports, publications. In this busy role you will liaise with City staff to develop and implement marketing plans, for department projects and initiatives as well as create communication materials and design and/or oversee the development of promotional materials such as brochures, newsletters, website pages.  You will utilize your excellent interpersonal and customer service skills when you manage and respond to feedback and inquiries from staff and the public through our communications email and City Website.  Your ability to foster and maintain effective working relationship with all stakeholders is essential as you work closely with other departments to support their marketing and communications needs. 

Your organization and time management skills along with excellent attention to detail, communication and writing skills are essential to this position.

We are looking for a candidate that has:
Excellent oral and written communication skills

Have the skill to research and deliver offerings that have value for customers, clients, and partners.

Completed grade 12 supplemented by a certificate in graphic design plus sound related experience, preferably with some experience in graphic design or web design, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

A minimum of tow years’ experience in direction operations of a communications and marketing function, preferably in local government;

A solid understand of Adobe Creative Suite Design software, website administration and HTML
Your organization and time management skills along with excellent attention to detail, communication and writing skills are essential to this position.

The successful candidate will be required to complete a Police Information Check as a condition of employment. (Note – not required a part of the application process; however, will be required upon consideration for employment)

All required licenses, certificates and registrations associated with this competition must also be valid and current at the time the postings close and must be attached with your application. Please have these documents ready to upload when you apply.

What we offer you:
The City offers a competitive compensation package that includes a strong wellness program and the opportunity for career and professional development.

If you want to help shape a growin59ommunity in a municipality that strives for service excellence, then this is the position for you.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.


Organization: City of Maple Ridge
Location: Maple Ridge, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Communications, Marketing & Sales
Posted: December 19, 2018, 11:56 am
Expires: January 20, 2019, 11:00 pm

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