Communications Coordinator

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Located in the Oakridge area of Vancouver, B.C., Louis Brier Home and Hospital is a 215 bed accredited residential facility situated next to the Weinberg Residence, home to 40 assisted living and 20 private pay complex care residents. Our mission at Louis Brier Home & Hospital Weinberg Residence is to provide exemplary care to residents and families within a supportive and caring community, consistent with Jewish values and traditions. As innovative leaders in eldercare, our vision is to enrich the quality of life of seniors in everything we do.

Reporting to the CEO and the Executive Director, the Communications Coordinator functions in a combined role to support the Louis Brier Home and Hospital Weinberg Residence (LBH&H WR) and Louis Brier Foundation (LB Foundation) by providing advise, direction and support on a wide range of communications and public relations matters. Responsibilities of the position include writing and editing communications materials; seeking out opportunities to promote and advertise news and events; designing and developing print marketing materials; creating content for websites and social media networks; developing and updating the corporate website; participating in the development and execution of communications plans and projects; and tracking and measuring the effectiveness of communication initiatives.

Requirements for the position include completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline including communications, public relations, journalism or marketing/advertising supplemented by three (3) to five (5) years of related work experience. Experience and training in social media, graphic design and Workpress required.

This exciting career opportunity offers a competitive salary and full range of benefits including medical, dental, extended health, vacation and paid sick leave coverage.

This is a regular full-time, one year assignment with a possibility of extension.

To apply for this position please forward your covering letter and resume to our Human Resources Department at careers@louisbrier.com

For a more detailed description of the career opportunity, please visit our website at http://louisbrier.com/about-us/career-opportunities