Halifax, Nova Scotia
Reference # 6520
For over 80 years, the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (NSLC) has been managing the safe and responsible sale of beverage alcohol in Nova Scotia and is the largest single-banner retailer in the province. With a focus on providing an engaging, innovative customer experience, the NSLC has evolved from being a place to buy something to a truly personal shopping experience.
On behalf of our client, we are currently recruiting for a Communications Advisor to join their team of dedicated professionals.
Reporting to the Senior Manager Communications, the Communications Advisor will be responsible for providing strategic communications counsel and services for the organization in a manner that supports and strengthens the NSLC brand; to serve as the official spokesperson and manage all media relations activities and collaborates with the Customer Strategy Team on social channels and content. The Communications Advisor will also be responsible to provide leadership for crisis communication planning and issues management and work with specific business units to provide communication support for key projects and initiatives.
As the ideal candidate, you possess five years’ experience in media relations and communications. Work experience in, or supporting, a retail environment will be preferred. Senior level communications experience within a multi-site retail organization along with experience in a crown corporation or similar public sector setting will be ideal. As a highly-motivated individual you enjoy working in a dynamic, cross-functional environment. With exceptional communication skills, you possess strong business acumen and are highly analytical by nature. An undergraduate degree in business administration, communications, public relations or journalism is required.
The recruitment for this position is being managed by Meridia, an external recruitment firm. To be considered for this opportunity, To express interest in this opportunity,please visit: http://jobs.meridiarecruitment.ca/Careers/11750/
For more information contact Scott McGaw, Senior Consultant at (902) 422-4601
Meridia, a Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette company, is Atlantic Canada’s leading recruitment and human resource firm that is focused on providing high quality, fast turnaround contingency recruitment for intermediate to senior professional/technical positions