Communications Specialist

Marketing - Winnipeg Winnipeg, MB


SkipTheDishes is looking for a keen communicator with a passion for media relations, strategic planning, internal communications and writing. Here at SkipTheDishes, we’re excited to share our brand with the outside world and be the bridge between our world-class team and the community around us!

What you’ll be doing:

  • Work collaboratively with teams across the organization in developing and implementing internal and external communications strategies
  • Draft various communications materials for media, and internal and external stakeholders
  • Provide daily media relations support
  • Support the Communications Manager and Director in providing issues management and crisis communications for the organization
  • Support internal and external campaigns and projects across the organization

People we’re looking for:

  • A certificate or diploma in Communications, Community Relations, Marketing, Public Relations or a related field; university degree in a related field is an asset
  • Related work experience in communications, community relations, public relations and/or media relations
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Strong planning and execution skills
  • Strong communication skills for interactions with the internal teams, stakeholders and media
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to multitask in a busy work environment
  • Enthusiastic learner
  • Have a great attitude and are proven self-starters
  • Thrive in a rapidly changing environment