As the third largest City in British Columbia, Burnaby covers an area of 98.6 km2 and is also the geographical centre of Metro Vancouver. With this size also comes a great responsibility to the citizens and City staff to continue to make Burnaby the best place to live, learn, work and play.
Reporting to the Director, Corporate Services, the Corporate Communications Manager is a senior administrative role responsible for developing, refining, updating and implementing the City’s Corporate Communications Strategy. The Corporate Communications Manager provides strategic and tactical communications advice to Mayor and Council and staff related to sensitive, controversial and confidential matters; provides strategic oversight, expertise and planning of City-wide communications activities; researches, writes, edits, reviews and monitors editorial content for a wide variety of print and digital media; develops, controls and monitors City communications and graphic standards; and provides communications expertise as a member of the Emergency Operations Centre. The Corporate Communications Manager sponsors and/or leads the development of projects and initiatives; influences and provides functional guidance to staff engaged in communications activities in various departments. Performs related work as required.
Please submit your application by Monday, January 21, 2019. Please apply online at our website: www.burnaby.ca/careers and quote competition number 2018-064.
Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.
Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.