Position: Communications Manager
Organization: Oceana Canada
Location: Downtown Toronto, Ontario
Reports to: Communications Director
Expected start date: January 27, 2020
Oceana Canada was established as an independent charity in 2015 and is part of the largest international advocacy group dedicated solely to ocean conservation. Canada has the longest coastline in the world, with an ocean surface area of 7.1 million square kilometres, or 70 per cent of its landmass. Oceana Canada believes that Canada has a national and global obligation to manage our natural resources responsibly and help ensure a sustainable source of protein for the world’s growing population.
Oceana Canada works with civil society, academics, fishers, Indigenous Peoples and the federal government to return Canada’s formerly vibrant oceans to health and abundance. By restoring Canada’s oceans, we can strengthen our communities, reap greater economic and nutritional benefits, and protect our future.
The Communications Manager is responsible for developing and advancing strategic communications and effective media relations strategies for Oceana Canada. Candidates must be dedicated to Oceana Canada’s mission, understand its campaign goals and actively support its success in achieving them. He or she will guide the media strategy and consistently articulate Oceana Canada’s mission. The Communications Manager will ensure that Oceana Canada is viewed as a primary source, disseminator and conduit of information related to effectively managing and rebuilding Canada’s marine resources.
Oceana Canada offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Oceana Canada is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, support will be provided in the recruitment process and accommodations for disabilities will be provided on request wherever appropriate. All offers of employment are conditional upon the successful completion of reference checks and a criminal background check.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Nov 25 2019 ID: 55176