New Job Director, Communications In Saskatchewan

Director, Communications
Director, Communications

Director, Communications

Company : Government of Saskatchewan
Salary : $7,755–$10,080 a month
Location : Saskatchewan

Full Description

Director, Communications - EXE001634
Employment Type : Non-Perm Out-of-Scope
Location(s) : SK-Rgna-Regina
Ministry : 032 Health
Salary Range : $7,755-$10,080 Monthly
Grade : MCP.08.

The Saskatchewan Ministry of Health Communications Branch plays a key role in ensuring Saskatchewan residents have up-to-date and accurate information about health, health programs and services, and the health system.

Are you a leader with superior strategic communications skills? Do you enjoy being at the centre of the action working on high profile, important issues? Do you crave a fast-paced, supportive work environment that challenges you mentally and provides career development opportunity? If this sounds like your ideal job, you may be interested in a position with Saskatchewan Health as the Communications Director supporting the ministry's program services for a 12-month term.

Reporting to the Executive Director of Communications, the successful candidate will be responsible for directing the work of a small staff of communications consultants, leading the research and development of strategic plans, advertising campaigns and stakeholder relations for the many programs managed by the ministry. You will also have expertise in issues management.

We are looking for a first-class writer, thinker, strategist and problem-solver. You will have experience developing and implementing strategic communications planning and will understand the health care sector and its issues. Typically, the successful candidate will have several years of directly related experience and a bachelor's degree in journalism, communications and/or marketing.

Preference will be given to qualified equity group members who self-declare in this online application, as identified in "diversity groups" below
Diversity Groups : Aboriginal persons, Persons with disabilities, Visible minority persons

Hours of Work : M - Monthly Out of Scope
Criminal Record Check Requirement : The successful candidate shall be subject to a Criminal Record Check as a condition of employment
Number of Openings : 1

Closing Date: Mar 11, 2023, 11:59:00 PM