Job opportunity: join our team as communications specialist

Now Hiring Communications Specialist

Liz Hover

Director of Operations

The National Screen Institute is seeking a superstar communicator and storyteller to become an integral part of our non-profit organization.

As the ideal candidate, you are passionate about storytelling and storytellers; and you value equity, diversity and inclusion, and are knowledgeable about these issues. You are a supporter of the values which guide the work of the National Screen Institute, have experience working cross-culturally and are committed to serving storytellers from underrepresented communities.

You have at least five years experience in the field, exceptional written and oral skills, strong technical knowledge of WordPress and SEO, a flair for design, experience creating and implementing communications plans, and a positive “can-do” attitude.

Benefits of working at the National Screen Institute

The National Screen Institute prioritizes the well-being and flexibility of our employees by offering a remote work/hybrid policy, empowering them to work from their homes. While this role includes partial hours at our downtown Winnipeg location every week, you have the flexibility to work remotely for the remaining hours.

Additionally, we are currently trialing a 4-day work week. You may opt-in and work reduced hours without any reduction in salary. This trial period will extend over the next eight months, allowing you to explore a more balanced work-life schedule.


The organization

Propelled by a visionary network of donors, private and public organizations, staff and board, the National Screen Institute supports diverse creators from across Canada to tell unforgettable stories. Through industry-informed training and mentoring in film, television and digital media, our students and alumni find their voice and place on the global stage, inspiring us to shape a better world.

Job overview

Reporting to the director of operations, the communications specialist manages and improves all communications flows, communicates the organization’s value and impact, assists in the fulfillment of the organization’s strategic plan and ensures consistency of the brand.

How to apply

Only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from all qualified individuals.

Download and review the full job description. Please submit your cover letter and resume to ca*****@ns********.ca by 11:59 p.m., Central Time on September 1, 2023.

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