Career Opportunity: Communications Officer

Company or Organization:
Blue Cross

Position Type:
Full time – permanent

Position Description and Qualifications:
Are you a communications or public relations professional with experience in the development and implementation of results-driven communications strategies? Are you a word wizard who thrives on creating engaging content, storytelling and finding innovative and exciting ways to communicate key messages to different audiences? If so, the Alberta Blue Cross Corporate Communications team has an exciting opportunity for you.

Alberta Blue Cross has an immediate opening for a talented, energetic, team-oriented, hard-working communications/public relations professional to join our busy Corporate Communications department in the position of communications officer. The Alberta Blue Cross Corporate Communications department develops and delivers timely, effective and cost-efficient internal and external communications to support our organization’s three business units (government, group and individual products), key stakeholders, our employees and various corporate initiatives including leading corporate events, sponsorships and community impact activities. Team members are quality-minded, responsive and dedicated to providing timely service. They hold themselves accountable for high levels of performance. The Alberta Blue Cross Corporate Communications department is committed to communications best practices and has earned numerous awards for its quality work.

Responsibilities:
Reporting to the manager, Corporate Communications, the communications officer leads the development and implementation external and internal communication strategies with a focus on media/public relations, general communications, special events and employee-focused communications, in line with Alberta Blue Cross’s vision, strategy and values.

These include communication campaigns, blog and online writing, community engagement, media relations, print materials, presentations, events management and more. The communications officer is required to work under tight deadlines and changing priorities, carrying several projects at once—both independently and under the supervision of others—and may occasionally be required to work extended hours to meet deadlines.

How to apply:
If you have the qualifications, we are looking for please submit your resume, a minimum of three work samples and/or links to websites or online portfolio to us, apply online at careers.ab.bluecross.ca

About the Company or Organization:
Let’s impact lives for the better!

Alberta Blue Cross is Alberta based, not-for-profit and dedicated to delivering exceptional customer experience and community leadership. We’re committed to providing the best health coverage to over 1.8 million members and take an active role in promoting the wellness of all Albertans. We believe in what we do—and place trust in our employees to deliver our vision.

Working at Alberta Blue Cross means having a career where you’ll be recognized for your contributions. We value diversity, encourage our employees to maintain a healthy work-life balance and provide opportunities for training and career growth.

Alberta Blue Cross is an inclusive employer committed to a workplace that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve. We empower and are advocates for our employees by welcoming, respecting and valuing their unique perspectives, backgrounds and experiences. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to work in an innovative, high-energy team-focused environment.

Company website :
http://ab.bluecross.ca

Closing Date :
March 1, 2023

This career listing expires at 11:59am on Wednesday March 1st, 2023

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