The Ocean Tracking Network (OTN) is a rapidly growing international marine and freshwater monitoring platform that focuses on tracking the movements of species in the context of ocean climate change. OTN is headquartered at Dalhousie University and has ties to international universities and research institutions.
Supervisor: Anja Samardzic, Communications Manager, Ocean Tracking Network
Salary Range: $45,000 - $50,000
We are searching for a talented and professional communications coordinator to join our dynamic team at the Ocean Tracking Network. The duties will be diverse and multi-faceted; professionalism and creativity are vital for this role.
The successful candidate will help create promotional materials, contribute to the development of the OTN website, organize meetings and presentations, coordinate events, campaigns and projects, and develop strategies to effectively deliver organizational messages to OTN stakeholders. The candidate must possess superb written and verbal communication skills and have in-depth knowledge of trends in marketing and science communication.
This is a one-year grant paid position (likely to be renewed until 2023) and is funded by the Canada Foundation for Innovation. The communications coordinator will report directly to the OTN communications manager.
Duties and responsibilities:
Please provide two recent writing samples (feature article preferred) and two design layouts (newsletter or other) with your application.
Application Deadline: August 19th, 2019 by 4:00pm
Interview Schedule: Week of August 26th, 2019
Start Date: September 16th, 2019
Applications will be reviewed when received. Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. Thank you!
Ocean Tracking Network
1355 Oxford St., P.O. Box 15000
Steele Ocean Sciences Building,
Dalhousie University Halifax, NS, B3H4R2
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Aug 15 2019 ID: 54379