Marketing and Communications Specialist

Greater Vancouver


Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd. (KWL) is currently seeking a talented, energetic and creative Marketing and Communications Specialist with at least five years’ experience to work in our Burnaby Head Office.

Typical work would include:

  • Develop collateral marketing materials such as corporate and project brochures, presentations, press releases, resumes, proposal content, website and social media content;
  • Identify opportunities to submit projects for engineering awards competitions and develop and produce award-winning submissions;
  • Manage sponsorships for industry conferences and other related client events;
  • Manage the advertising budget, determine ad placements, and create ad copy in collaboration with the graphic designer and others;
  • Assist proposal teams in submitting winning proposals by providing advice on strategy and messaging;
  • Develop and manage document standards and templates for all corporate documents;
  • Manage content of our corporate website, making sure new and updated information is uploaded in a timely manner;
  • Prepare and update annual reports for social responsibility and sustainability initiatives, as well as other corporate reports that have an external focus;
  • Develop, build, and maintain KWL’s social media presence and communication strategy;
  • Respond to inquiries for conference presentations and papers in collaboration with the VP Business Development, Sector Leaders and authors; and
  • Support company wide marketing and communication initiatives.

What We’re Looking For

The right person… 

Your qualifications, interests and experience include a combination of the following:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations and/or Journalism.
  • 5- 7 years of experience in communications, PR or related field.
  • Exceptional writing abilities, knowledge of consultant marketing practises.
  • Excellent command of English both written and verbal.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to establish effective working relationships at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong attention to detail, producing error free, quality deliverables.
  • Knowledge of engineering/ consulting industry is an asset.

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