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Manager, Communication

Golf Canada

Application Deadline Ended
Apply by Ended 3/18/2023

Manager, Communication | Golf Canada

Manager, Communication

Golf Canada

Apply by Ended 3/18/2023

Posted 1 month ago

No Longer Accepting Applications



Oakville, ON, Canada

Job Type

 Job Description

  • Assist in the development and execution of communications strategies to support Golf Canada’s Marketing and Communications plan as the National Sport Federation.
  • Demonstrate strength in writing and editing with an understanding of corporate voice.
  • Build trust relationships with journalists, media, athletes, and related stakeholders.
  • Manage the media centre operation and credentialing for two National Open Championships – the RBC Canadian Open and CP Women’s Open.
  • Demonstrate a purposeful approach to corporate communications including story pitches and media relations with the ability to meet deadlines in a challenging environment.
  • Develop robust internal and external relationships while sourcing relevant information from Golf Canada departments and/or external organizations.
  • Exercise strong judgement and people skills in communicating with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Demonstrate an understanding and application of bilingual communications activities (English and French) supported by outsource translators.
  • Demonstrate strong knowledge of sport and especially golf with the ability to report on events through articles and social media story telling.
  • Assist in the creation of social media posts and e-newsletter materials to support Golf Canada’s overarching content strategy.
  • Secure photographers and other related suppliers for Golf Canada events and assist in organizing Golf Canada’s media library.
  • Other duties as they arise.

Qualifications RequiredQualifications Required

  • Degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field
  • Five plus years of Communications experience
  • French language (both spoken and written) is considered a strong asset
  • Strong communicator with excellent organizational and people skills
  • Keen attention to detail with strong writing and editing skills
  • Ability to source information with minimal oversight
  • Initiative-taker who is confident and tactful, but understands when to seek advice and direction
  • Photoshop capabilities considered an asset
  • Experience with media monitoring software considered an asset
  • Interest in golf/sport considered a strong asset
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