About the Opportunity
Put your professional and creative skills to work with our team while we serve our higher calling of spirit in service for vibrant communities.
Our Vancouver branch is seeking an intermediate communications and engagement professional to join our consulting team for a 14-month maternity leave contract (with the possibility of extension). In this position, you will be involved in a variety of communications and public engagement project work across Urban Systems’ diverse areas of practice, including transportation, community planning, governance, and environment.
This role will be varied and include leading and/or supporting complex and large engagement processes alongside our network of interdisciplinary professionals. You will also contribute to our external image and ensure consistency across our project deliverables.
You can expect to be involved in:
You would be an ideal candidate for this position if you are a proactive and energetic self-starter who is committed to providing outstanding service both to our internal teams and to Urban Systems’ clients. You will have at least 3-5 years of experience in a similar role and a Bachelors Degree in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Journalism, or a related field. In addition, you will have the following qualifications and attributes:
Recognized as one of Canada’s top employers, Urban Systems is an employee-owned inter-disciplinary consulting firm based in Western Canada. In business since 1975, we have over four decades of experience working with a variety of clients including all levels of government, Indigenous communities, commercial and residential land developers, and the natural resource sector. Our team of over 450 people, across multiple branch offices, is committed to helping build vibrant communities of all sizes.
Our Commitment to You
At Urban Systems, we make significant investments in our people, which is why we take great care to hire those who we believe will thrive in Urban Systems over the long term. We’ve become recognized as a workplace of choice by nurturing a unique corporate culture that sets us apart and provides:
How to Apply
If this describes your background, your skills and your natural talents, please visit our website for more information and submit your resume and cover letter.
Urban Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to create an inclusive culture for all employees. Our clients come from all walks of life and so do you. We believe that diversity and unity amongst our teams leads to building vibrant communities.
Deadline for applications: Friday, April 23, 2021, at 9:00 am PST.
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