Communications Specialist


Oil and Gas

Advert ID



Calgary Region

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to CAD0.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10031 101 Street NW (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB T5J 0H9



Job Description

Manpower is currently seeking a Communications Specialist for a contract position with a major pipeline client in Calgary, AB. Don't wait… Apply today!

What will you be doing?

* Develop, execute and maintain enterprise-wide strategic internal communications programs, key messaging, resources and channels for the client group that effectively communicate the business priorities through the lens of its corporate narrative

* Act as communications advisor to the client group executive team in the area of effective employee communications

* Develop leadership communications, such as speeches, scripts, talking points, emails and Yammer posts for the client group executive team

* Collaborate with the Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability (PACS) group to ensure communications alignment and consistency across stakeholder groups

* Stay current on emerging trends and best practices to identify communication opportunities to help improve employee engagement

* Provide guidance and education on the role and function of internal communications within the organization

* Create content, including reports, presentations, key messages, updates and stories

* Manage content on internal channels, including intranet, email, Yammer and digital signs

* Partner with IT on using technology to maintain and improve internal communication effectiveness

* Monitor and measure communications for effectiveness.

What will you bring?

* Bachelor's degree in communications, public relations, journalism, or related field

* Seven or more years of related experience

* Experience in and understanding of a large, public company with operations in multiple regions

* Experienced in and passionate about building employee engagement and organizational alignment through effective internal communications

* Solid understanding of internal communication best practices and connection to peers in other organizations to research and apply changes in evolving internal approaches and tactics

* Strong communications skills and knowledge, and detailed understanding of communication theory and its application in the effective integration of corporate messages across a variety of media, for a variety of target audiences.

Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.

Manpower is dedicated to building a diverse workforce that reflects the diversity of Canada. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity access our services and programs. We encourage all to participate in our staffing and workforce development opportunities, including people of any ethnic or national background, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, Indigenous Peoples and persons with disabilities.

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