Opportunity: Communications Manager (1 year contract)

Manager, Communications – contract
Gestionnaire, communications – contract

Electric Mobility Canada is a national membership-based not-for-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of electric mobility as an exciting opportunity to fight climate change and air pollution while supporting the Canadian economy.

• one year contract
• virtual, home office based anywhere in Canada
• bilingual English and French essential
• ideally suitable for someone used to working remotely and independently
• information about EMC is here: https://emc-mec.ca


a) Member communications – Provide bilingual services to the members of the Association:
a. Weekly newsletter, membership communications and surveys
b. Preparation of the annual report
c. E-blast content creation – Experience with Constant Contact is an asset. Maintain subscriber lists and segmentation.
d. Copy editing and proofing of internal external documents
e. Translation coordination
f. Social media content creation, planning and execution to promote the Association and its activities, as well as curation and sharing of industry news.
g. Website content, positioning, and updates. Experience with WordPress is a must.
h. website revamp project lead

b) Media relations
a. Interview preparation support
b. Interview tracking and evaluation/placement
c. Key messaging support
d. Outreach and news distribution to national media
e. News releases and backgrounders
f. Project planning for launches, media opportunities, etc.
g. Media events and launches

c) Communications management of campaign and event deliverables
a. Campaign communications plans / budgeting
b. Marketing, promotions and advertising coordination and execution
c. Support communications related sponsorship fulfilment
d. Support program planning
e. Coordinate translation
f. Support the annual conference programs and related relevant documents
g. Coordination of graphics
h. Liaising with outside contractors

d) Support all staff in their communications activities

e) Other related project duties as requested

Application details:
• Please send a short application outlining your experience along with any relevant information to info@emc-mec.ca to the attention of Maureen Shuell
• Deadline for applications is September 2 or until filled
• Include the following on the subject line: Application for Communications role from [YOUR NAME]
• Only those selected for an interview will be notified
• Interviews will be held virtually with invited applicants