Communications Assistant Student

Posted Date 7 days ago(1/18/2021 8:53 AM)
Requisition ID
2020-46956
# of Openings
1
Job Locations
CA-ON-Ottawa
Category
Communications
Employment Type
Temporary Part-Time

Project/Program Overview

The Communications Assistant will join a high performing team supporting marketing, internal communications, social media engagement, and writing requirements to deliver effective, thoughtful and impactful communications across General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with a keen eye for detail, a passion for online engagement and the ability to juggle often competing priorities.

 

Based remotely:

Our first and foremost priority remains the health and safety of our colleagues. As a result, this role will be working remotely for the foreseeable future. The primary location of this role is Ottawa.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

  • Develop a wide array of written materials, including: social media posts, web content, internal communications products, and marketing collateral.
  • Assist in the development, co-ordination and execution of the social media strategy.
  • Assist in the implementation of the internal communications strategy.
  • Shoot still imagery and video.
  • Assist in the co-ordination of internal and external events.
  • Work as a successful team member in a collaborative, cooperative work environment.
  • Work in line with business units and corporate policy.
  • Carry out ad-hoc communication projects, as required.

Why Us? https://gdmissionsystems.ca/careers/why-work-for-us/life-at-general-dynamics 

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Develop a wide array of written materials, including: social media posts, web content, internal communications products, and marketing collateral.
  • Assist in the development, co-ordination and execution of the social media strategy.
  • Assist in the implementation of the internal communications strategy.
  • Shoot still imagery and video.
  • Assist in the co-ordination of internal and external events.
  • Work as a successful team member in a collaborative, cooperative work environment.
  • Work in line with business units and corporate policy.
  • Carry out ad-hoc communication projects, as required
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain Canadian Security Clearance and a positive Controlled Goods Assessment. Eligibility to work in Canada either as a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident.

In light of COVID-19, we have adapted our interviewing and on-boarding processes and are conducting all job interviews virtually via video conference until further notice. Click here for our virtual interviewing tips. 
https://gdmissionsystems.ca/careers/interviewing-with-us 

Company Overview

Our Company Benefits
Our contribution to our employees represents much more than just a pay check. We invest in our employees’ health and wellness, paid time off, retirement, income protection, work/life balance, talent development and more. As a General Dynamics employee, you can enjoy many of our benefits including:

  • Health and optional dental plan
  • Life insurance and retirement benefits
  • Vacation and flexible work environment
  • On-site fitness facilities
  • Free parking
  • Hockey and soccer leagues
  • Tickets and giveaways offered through our Recreation Association

About General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada
General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is one of the country’s most innovative defence and security technology companies, providing advanced thinking, design expertise, and implementation know-how to equip military and first responders with leading-edge hardware, software and systems.


Our employees innovate on a daily basis. Part of General Dynamics Mission Systems, a global company with more than 13,000 employees across 100 facilities worldwide, our success stems from strong system engineering experience, ongoing investment in research and development, collaboration with commercial and military systems industry leaders, and a singular focus on customer service.


In Canada, we employ more than 1,300 people across three locations. Our business groups include: Land Communications, Airborne Mission Systems, Underwater Warfare and Cyber Solutions.


We believe in maintaining a diverse workplace – inclusive of beliefs, cultural background, job experiences, thoughts and ideas. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team! (Workplace accommodations are available).

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