New Job Band 1 Oic, Visual Communications Officer In British Columbia

Band 1 OIC, Visual Communications Officer
Band 1 OIC, Visual Communications Officer

Band 1 OIC, Visual Communications Officer

Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : $63,400–$90,400 a year
Location : British Columbia

Full Description

Posting Title
Band 1 OIC, Visual Communications Officer
Position Classification
Band 1 OIC
Work Options
Vancouver, BC V6B 0N8 CA (Primary)
Salary Range
$63,400.00 - $90,399.95 annually
Close Date
Job Type
Regular Full Time
Temporary End Date
BC Public Service -> Government Communication and Public Engagement
Ministry Branch / Division
Strategic Communications
Job Summary

A unique opportunity to apply your skills and passion for organizational communications and engagement

Government Communications and Public Engagement (GCPE) is a dynamic, progressive and innovative organization that supports external communication of government in its ongoing dialogue with British Columbians. GCPE leads and coordinates government communications through its three divisions: Strategic Communications, Communications Operations and Corporate Priorities.

The Strategic Communications division provides a variety of specialized communications support services to all ministries as required including writing and editorial services, advertising and marketing services, graphic design, social media and digital services.

Reporting to the Manager, Video Production, the Visual Communications Officer is responsible for ensuring the highest standards of quality in all aspects of video and photo production. The Visual Communications Officer ensures adherence to government policies and procedures for the production of video, audio and multimedia files on the government internet and intranet sites.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field such as videography, journalism, public relations, public policy, political science, writing, English, or a communications-related discipline AND 2 years related experience*; OR
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

  • Related experience includes:
  • Experience in journalism or media-related field.
  • Experience working in communications or marketing-related role.
  • Experience working in broadcast production-related role.
  • Experience in video/photo production and editing.
  • Experience with video storytelling techniques.

Preference may be given to applicants with:

  • Experience working with senior government officials.
  • Captioning and subtitles in English and additional languages.
  • Fluency in another language (such as Simplified and/or Traditional Chinese, Punjabi, French).

For questions regarding this position, please contact [email protected].

About this Position:
An eligibility list may be established for future permanent and/or temporary opportunities.

This position is excluded from union membership.

Flexible work options are available, this position may be able to work one or more days at home per week subject to an approved Telework Agreement.

Working for the BC Public Service:
The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service can help Indigenous applicants (First Nations [status or non-status], Métis or Inuit) interested in BC Public Service job positions.

How to Apply:
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the job requirements list above.

Cover Letter: No - Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.

Resume: Yes - A resume is required as part of your application; however, it may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.

Questionnaire: Yes - You will need to complete a comprehensive questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and how you obtained your relevant experience. The questionnaire will take approximately 60 minutes to complete.

Helpful tips, videos and more regarding the application process can be found on the Your Job Application website. If you are experiencing technical difficulty applying, e-mail [email protected], before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible.

Additional Information:
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located at the bottom of the posting.

Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.

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