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Communications Advisor

Posting ID:     22121
Position Type:   Regular/Full-Time  
City:   Vancouver, BC, Canada 
Location:   Vancouver H/O - Canfor/CWPM_1000 (BC13) 


Canfor’s strength comes from the diversity of our skilled and resilient workforce. As our company continues to grow and diversify, so do our career opportunities. Let us take this opportunity to tell you how you could be the best fit for Canfor.  


You are skilled at crafting engaging stories, developing social media strategies, and writing brilliant content. You adapt to changing priorities with ease and are great with people. You communicate clearly, support fellow team members, and build genuine relationships with the people you interact with. You follow the golden rule of social media – “tweet others the way you want to be tweeted”.


As the Communications Advisor, you will work closely with the Director, Communications and Senior Advisor, External Relations to support a variety of communications activities, with a focus on engaging over 7,000 global employees and strengthening our community profile. You are a “Brand Warrior” and will develop strategies and content for Canfor’s intranet and social media channels, sourcing creative promotional items while working alongside a talented team in forestry.


Your past experience in communications makes you an excellent fit for this role.  This is an excellent opportunity for you to grow your career.  You will be responsible for the development and implementation of communications programs and initiatives such as employee activation, awareness campaigns, community relations, advertising and sponsorships. You will also take the lead as you create, coordinate and implement Canfor’s community giving strategy and identify non-profit opportunities with regional teams. You will use your ability to develop strong relationships to create professional partnerships that last, and work closely with internal teams to ensure internal and external efforts are aligned.


In a perfect metaverse, you are a social media content developer who is fluent in the core social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram) with exposure and experience in communications or public relations. You have strong writing and editing skills with the ability to write in a variety of styles and media including articles, collateral materials, letters, and other corporate communications. Prior agency experience would really make us “like” your application.


If you are an energetic and creative communication professional who believes teamwork makes the dream work, smash that subscribe… we mean “apply” button, today!


Our Talent Acquisition team is actively recruiting on this role and in order to be considered, please apply today!


At Canfor, diversity means understanding, recognizing and valuing the differences that make each person unique. We see inclusion and diversity as an essential part of our productivity, creativity, innovation and competitive advantage. We strive for a fair and equitable recruitment process, where hiring decisions are based on the individual qualifications and experience of each applicant. 


We are not your run of the mill forest products company, join us and find out why. #canfortalent

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Vancouver, BC

The city of Vancouver is both a natural beauty and a progressive urban centre, a rare place on earth that is idyllic and electric all at once. With one of Canada’s mildest climates, Vancouver is ideally suited for those devoted to outdoor pursuits, health and wellness. Along with its endless supply of fresh air and clean water, Vancouver also boasts countless choices for culturally diverse, world-class cuisine and an inventory of arts and entertainment events. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/vancouver



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