2330 Cypress Bowl Lane
West Vancouver, BC V7S 3H9
Permanent, Full Time
Mulgrave is an independent, non-denominational, co-educational school, which is committed to providing an excellent academic programme from Pre-K through Grade 12. We are now inviting applications for a full time position as Communications/Marketing Associate to start as soon as possible.
The Communications/Marketing Associate is responsible for working with our Communications Manager to develop and execute internal and external communications and contribute to public relations for the school.
This position will report to the Director of Marketing, Admissions and Communications (DMAC) and work closely and collaboratively with the school's Advancement and Admissions staff.
Under the guidance of the DMAC, the Associate will work on the development and maintenance of the content of the school's website and assist in creating and producing other publications and communications pieces, social media content and strategy, and press releases that connect the school with key constituencies including prospective applicants, alumni, students, parents, the media and local community.
The Associate also maintains common editorial and graphic standards across school publications.
Bachelor's Degree in English, Journalism, Communications, Marketing or related subject
Minimum of three to five years professional experience in print and digital communications with a track record of increasing responsibility and success
Excellent writing and editorial skills
Ability to create content as well as identify and generate creative story ideas
Strong organisational and time management skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to collaborate widely with various constituencies throughout the school community and to be flexible in working hours
General understanding of independent education, philanthropy and school communications
Ability to develop, implement, and measure an integrated social media strategy
Experience with InDesign or other graphic design programme as well as film editing preferred
Strong knowledge of MS Office, Google applications, presentation software and content management systems
We offer a comprehensive salary and benefits package that is very competitive, as well as opportunities for professional growth. Our benefits include:
An RRSP-matching program
Professional and career development/training opportunities
extended health and dental coverage
Short and long term disability insurance
Employee assistance program
Dress Casual days during school breaks
Plenty of opportunity to get to know your colleagues during our various social events throughout the year
Complementary coffee & tea
Fitness / weight room & trainer
Given the location of the school, applicants must provide their own transportation.
Please visit our website at www.mulgrave.com for more information about our school and a detailed job description.