This is for one (1) full-time one-year term position, working 75 hours bi-weekly.
The Department of Health and Social Services is committed to a diverse and inclusive public service that reflects the population we serve to best meet the needs of Yukoners and to ensure Yukon remains a healthy place to live and work. Our work touches every stage of Yukon life from parenting programs to continuing care, and everything in between.
The Department of Health and Social Services (HSS) is responsible for a wide range of communications including social marketing, public awareness campaigns, online and traditional communications.
HSS is seeking a creative, client-oriented and skilled individual to join their team as the Online Communications and Products Analyst. The ideal candidate is someone who can navigate social media and strike that balance of catchy but professional. You can convey a message in a clear and effective way that engages and motivates action.
You will work with health and social service teams across the department to help promote and communicate programs and services using a variety of digital and traditional communications methods. The role will also work to improve internal communications through digital collaboration tools.
Bring your experience to us and enjoy flexible work and generous leave options to meet your needs, a comprehensive benefits package and pension plan, and career development opportunities. Yukon Government is listed as on one of Canada’s Top 100 Employees for many reasons.
Your Yukon experience can be whatever you make it. Discover a wealth of outdoor pursuits, creative and arts communities, living history and a vibrant capital city that has all the amenities of a much larger urban centre. What’s your Yukon going to be? And yes, you’ll see bears, just not in the office.
Please submit your resume clearly demonstrating how you meet the following qualifications. Please note selection for further consideration will be based on the information you provide in your resume; ensure you use a month/year to month/year format. For more assistance on how to write a resume for Yukon Government, please visit our E-recruitment How-To webpage.
- Post-secondary education in communications, IT, web design or related discipline;
- Experience producing and maintaining online content;
- Experience researching, developing and implementing communication and marketing strategies, methods and products; and
- Experience engaging with client groups on projects/initiatives and providing recommendations.
Candidates who have education, training, and/or experience equivalent to the essential qualifications listed above may be equally considered.
Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability
To best support the achievement of key strategic and business objectives, candidates may be assessed on:
- Thinking Strategically
- Modelling Interpersonal Skills and Personal Responsibility
- Developing People
- Promoting Common Values and Ethics
- Excellent verbal and written communications skills
- Creativity and strong design skills
- Collaborative team member
- Exceptional organizational and attention to detail skills
- Strong problem-solving skills to navigate technology
- Self-motivated and a willingness towards continual learning
For more information about this job, please contact:
For all other questions on this posting, please contact Tiara Teresa at [email protected].
If you have any questions about this position, please contact: Claire Robson, Manager, Communications at [email protected].
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