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Communications Manager

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Full Time
6 days ago
Leading the internal and external communications for a complex multi-entity company with a long history and a bright future. Ongoing growth plans, which will translate to long-term opportunity for career development for the individual in this role. This is a diverse and well-rounded comms job, with both short-term/hands-on and long-term/strategic accountabilities. 

Who- the Company: 
Our client is a multi-national and privately-held company headquartered in Greater Vancouver with over 1000 employees. The company has a few main divisions and over 15 entities, plus joint ventures. Several of the company’s operations most local candidates will likely to have heard of. It’s a very complex, well-established, and successful company. 

What- the Role: 
Due to the company’s ongoing growth, the Company is seeking a new Communications Manager who will collaborate with external and internal stakeholders across the business. The Manager will report into a Vice-President and will partner as needed with external marketing and communicators service providers.  
The portfolio of responsibilities is varied and includes revising the business’ multi-year communications strategy, website redesign and rebranding, community relations, managing communications projects, representing the business at industry events, etc. SWIM will provide interested candidates with a detailed job description! 

Who- the Candidate: 
  • At least 5 years of recent and relevant experience in both internal and external communications. 
  • Relevant post-secondary education. 
  • Experience in a complex multi-entity business with operations across the province of BC is highly preferred. 
  • Experience working for a company that is growing (organically and through M&A) is an asset. 
  • Systems savvy, with experience using the full MS Office Suite, various Adobe products, Canva, etc. 
Where: 
Headquartered in Greater Vancouver. Good commute for someone living in North Vancouver, East Vancouver, West Vancouver, Burnaby, etc. Around a 20-minute drive from downtown Vancouver, depending on traffic. There is some hybrid work-from-home flexibility in this role- please discuss with SWIM

How Much:  
Very generous base salary commensurate with work experience and relevant education/qualifications- please discuss with SWIM. In addition to the base salary, there is also a bonus (partly based on company profitability, partly based on individual performance), 4 weeks vacation, PD support, and a robust defined contribution pension plan.  

When & How to Apply:   
This search is moving quickly! SWIM is presenting shortlisted candidate profiles directly to the hiring team for review. If you already have a Recruiter at SWIM, please reach out very soon. If you do not yet have a contact at Swim Recruiting, please hit 'APPLY NOW' to send us your resume. Thank you! 
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Sales and Marketing