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Communications Coordinator

Type of Position: Full-time – 35 hrs/week (1 year contract)

Description of Work

The Communications Coordinator will be responsible for providing communications and marketing support for Recreation Newfoundland and Labrador programs and services.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Create and coordinate content for online newsletters, e-news and email campaigns to promote awareness about, and participation in, Recreation NL programs and activities.
  • Assist with the development of the Recreation NL website, and provide ongoing content management support.
  • Coordinate all media contacts and organization’s social media to create momentum for, and awareness of, Recreation NL programs and activities including creating press releases and developing social media content .
  • Collect photos and/or videos taken at Recreation NL events and maintain photo/video files for ongoing use; create, edit and upload photos and videos to Recreation NL website and social media outlets.
  • Track online analytics and support internal and external data reporting needs.
  • Assist with the implementation of Recreation NL’s Communication Plan to enhance the overall programs/services and public image of the organization.
  • Develop and implement a web-based and e-news advertising campaign.
  • Assist with the development and delivery of Recreation NL’s Membership Strategy, Corporate Engagement Strategy and Sponsorship Program.

Other duties assigned by the Executive Director/Operations Manager.

Key Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal and written)
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage time and tasks
  • Relationship building


A degree or diploma in marketing or communications, or three + years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. Experience in the recreation field would be an asset.

Salary: $50,000.00

Interested & qualified applicants are invited to submit their resume & cover letter on or before December 12th, 2018 to the attention of Michelle Hunt,

Recreation NL thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.