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David’s Tea is seeking a Public Relations Manager

The Public Relations Manager  will play a key role within the marketing team, developing brand awareness and securing local, regional and national press for DAVIDsTEA. This is a highly-entrepreneurial role based in Montreal, QC.

Primary Duties include:

·  Developing and implementing strategic PR programs to achieve significant increases in brand awareness.

·  Identifying and cultivating relationships with key online and print journalists in local, regional and national publications.

·  Developing compelling story angles to support seasonal product launches and drive on-going brand awareness.

·  Pitching stories to both national and local media, achieving highest visibility for in print, broadcast, TV and online media outlets.

·  Writing clear and compelling pitch letters, press releases and media alerts.

·  Proactively creating and managing editorial calendars.

·  Analyzing and measuring results of PR programs.

·  Managing day-to-day PR budget.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit their resume, complete with cover letter to: careers@davidstea.com

Via Rail is seeking a communication advisor

As a creative communicator this position is essential in developing and managing content for a number of dynamic communication tools that drive employee engagement.

Responsibilities include:

. Recommend internal communication strategies, products and programs in support of the Employee Communications’ mandate.
. Write, revise, edit and produce a variety of employee communication tools such as: newsletters, intranet content, electronic communications, presentations, faq’s, etc. Refresh communication tools’ look and feel as required.
. Counsel internal clients on the appropriate communications strategies, channels and tactics to meet their needs. Prepare communication plans as required and provide support accordingly. Monitor emerging internal issues and recommend appropriate communications responses.
. Develop strategies and tools to facilitate face-to-face communications throughout the organization, including town hall meetings.
. Represent the Employee Communications group at various committees and assist in supporting the needs of other departments as required

For more information or to apply please visit:





Communications Officer position

The Corporation of the Town of Cobourg is looking for a communications officer for a one year maternity leave contract.
Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Town of Cobourg is seeking a Communications Officer for a one-year maternity leave contract. The successful candidate will be responsible for the planning, preparation and delivery of communications for the Town of Cobourg to ensure citizens are well informed and to keep Council and administration advised of public opinions. The incumbent will carry out the communications strategy for the Town including coordination with Town departments, external partners and Council


McCord Museum is seeking a Marketing-Communications officer

The McCord Museum is seeking a Marketing-Communications Officer, Public Relations. 

Reporting to the Head, Communications, the Marketing-Communications Officer, Public Relations, participates in the Museum’s various communication programs and activities. This individual conducts media relations, organizes exhibition openings and media events, produces communication tools, and assures the promotion of the McCord Museum’s products and services. (more…)

Communications/Marketing Coordinator

The Canadian Ski Instructors’ Alliance (“CSIA”), a not-for-profit organization is looking for a communications/marketing coordinator.This is a temporary position for 1 year , with the possibility of becoming a permanent position.

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JCCM recrute un Responsable des communications

Jeune chambre de commerce Montreal recrute un responsable des communications à temps plein (35 heures).  Dans l’exercice de ses fonctions, le Responsable des communications assumera des tâches relatives à la gestion des communications et des affaires publiques de la JCCM.

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Senior Coordinator – Communications

The city of Longueuil is looking is looking for a senior coordinator in the communications department. This is a contract position (until December 31, 2014 – possibility of renewal)

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Full-time position at TD Bank Financial Group

TD Bank Financial Group is looking for an internal communications person. They’re asking for 3-5 years’ experience, but can be flexible for the right person.  Excellent English writing skills are a must, along with ability to work in a mainly French environment. Very good team to work with. Please apply on line (search under “communications”), but please let Elizabeth know if you have applied so she can put in a good word.

Jewish General Hospital is looking for a Multimedia Communication Specialist

The Jewish General Hospital is currently looking for a Multimedia Communication Specialist. The Multimedia Communication Specialist will be responsible for conceiving, producing and develop video, audio and graphic content for the hospital website and other digital platforms that promote and publicize events, hospital initiatives and programs. He or she applies post-production skills to edit and package video and audio content for web, mobile and third party delivery platforms.

The Multimedia Communication Specialist will be performing some of the following tasks:

• Conceives of multimedia and online communications strategies to promote hospital priorities and create online engagement through various digital media platforms

• Produces video, photo, audio and graphics content for distribution to web, mobile and third-party delivery platforms (digital signage, iTunes, etc) and other emerging media technologies

• Coordinates and produces video and audio podcasts that complement JGH news and staff publications

• Monitors and analyzes Social Media impressions and makes recommendations based on these findings

• Develops hospital policies on the use of Social Media and Multimedia and oversees its implementation

• Teaches and oversees hospital staff in the implementation of Social Media strategies and best practices


If you are interested in the position please submit your CV to:


JGA Strategic Relations is looking for a Communication/Marketing consultant

JGA Strategic Relations is currently looking for a Communication/Marketing consultant. The consultant is responsible for providing internet marketing support to a small start up  online business called LOVEthatBAG.ca.

The Communication/Marketing consultant will be performing some of the following tasks:

.Media Relations

.Communication planning

.Organizational logistics for events

.Press releases

.Web site planning


If you are interested in the position please submit your CV to:


The deadline for the application is August 25th 2013

Paid internship at Weber Shandwick


Weber Shandwick is a leading global public relations agency with offices in 80 different countries across the world. In Canada, they have four main offices, in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto and Vancouver. They are currently looking for an intern to join their team of professionals. The internship will include various mandates of media relations and social media.

The intern will be performing the following tasks:

-Press releases

-Media Relations

-Writing communication tools

-Monitoring social media

-Communication audit

The last day for applications is July 12th 2013  at 5:00pm

The internship is full time from 8:30-5:00pm  and  starts August 1st 2013 for a period of 3 months.

To apply send your CV and letter of intent to  Marie-Helene Lagace at:


Tel.Aide job posting

Tel.Aide is looking for a Project Manager to undertake the responsibilities related to the development of Tel-Aide’s English sector. He/she carries out activities designed to increase Tel.Aide’s visibility within the English-speaking communities of the Greater Montreal region, and participates in the development of a network of partners for the organization.

Some of the key responsibilities include:


-implementation of an action plan

-manage visibility campaigns and promotional activities

-internal communication

-develop partnerships

-recruitment of partners

Position is part-time (3 days a week, 21 hours per week on a flexible schedule)

starting June until March 2014

To apply send your CV to: info@telaide.org by June 7th 2013


Marc Holmes hired by NATIONAL Public Relations

Marc Holmes (diploma May 2012) has just landed a position at NATIONAL Public Relations, a firm that has hired a number of McGill PR grads over the years. Marc will work in the pharmaceutical practice with, among others, Stephanie Lyttle (Certificate 2005), founding president of the McGill PR Student and Alumni Association. Chantal Benoit (Certificate 2004) was our first McGill grad to go to NATIONAL, and she’s been there ever since. Both she and Stephanie are now Senior Consultants.

One-year contract for ALS Quebec

This position at SLA-Québec (or ALS Quebec) is a one-year contract for a bilingual person with 5 years’ experience. (My experience is that most employers can be very flexible about years of experience if they meet the right person.) Duties include support to fund-raising, media relations and website updates. For details and contact see the page at right called “ALS Quebec”.

Here’s an interesting job – and they need a young person!

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, October 5th 2012 5pm

Title: Youth-Friendly Coordinator
Duration: 52 weeks (with strong possibility of renewal)
Position Type: Full-time, 35 hours per week
Location: 1514 avenue Docteur-Penfield Montréal, QC
Start Date: October 22nd, 2012
To APPLY: Send a resume, cover letter, and references to Ilona Dougherty, Executive Director, at info@apathyisboring.com
Web Site: www.apathyisboring.com

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