City of Windsor Employment and Training Services (Windsor)
About this Opportunity: At WDBA, we value our people and their contributions in an environment of trust, support and dedication. As a member of the Corporate Affairs and External Relations team, reporting to the Manager, Communications, the incumbent will have the opportunity to plan, develop and execute a variety of communications programs in support of departmental and organizational objectives and will support the implementation of a variety of projects and programs from conception through to execution. The Communications Officer will be responsible for developing external presentations and adapting presentations to match individual styles of speakers, writing articles, speaking notes, fact sheets and will participate in high-profile external meetings and events. The incumbent will provide strategic and innovative ideas to address challenging issues and situations and will also be responsible for ensuring WDBA compliance with the Official Languages Act and all communications and reporting associated with this responsibility. Further, the incumbent will collaborate with other Communications team members and team members from other departments for the purposes of communications planning and delivery, government reporting, media relations, stakeholder and community relations and issues management.