TL Communications Advisor - FTT (Approx. 6 Months) (20130393)
The South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority (TransLink) is one of Canada’s most innovative transportation authorities and our responsibilities continue to grow. It is our unique task to move people and goods in an integrated road and transportation network, while preserving & enhancing Metro Vancouver’s quality of life.
Delivers internal and external communications programs, including participating in the development and implementation of communications strategies for various corporate policies, initiatives and events.
-Develops and implements TransLink’s internal and external corporate communications programs and strategies for various corporate policies, initiatives and events. May act a contact for news media enquiries, and assist other departments with media relations issues.
-Writes, edits and coordinates production of a variety of communications materials for both print and electronic/web publications. Plans and tailors content of messages to a variety of audiences and ensure content and messaging is consistent with TransLink’s mission, vision and values, and the corporate communications strategy.
-Coordinates and participates in communications events including but not limited to townhall meetings, media events and other TransLink public events.
-Collaborates with clients groups (executives, managers and topic experts) across the enterprise to develop and deliver communications for policies, initiatives and events. Consults with client groups to ensure copy is accurate and communicates the desired message to the intended audience.
-Researches communications best practices and trends, making recommendations on potential new programs and initiatives.