Communications Manager at Alberta Golf
Reporting to the Executive Director/CEO, this position will support our communications and competitions departments in delivering value to individuals and facilities throughout the province through the planning and execution of best in class competitions as well as digital media execution and support.
Responsible for supporting the following activities and functions:
Communications and digital media
Responsible for monitoring and maintaining website and social media content
Responsible for player interviews, news stories, photos, videos
Responsible for delivering on all aspects of corporate communications plan including internal and external messages, newsletters and press releases
Oversee prize presentations and award ceremonies
Competitions, public relations events and industry trade shows
Travel to, and support, approximately 30 events each year (60 event days)
Meet and interact with event participants, hosts and volunteers
Provide administrative support for Golf Canada’s Future Links junior golf initiatives including Golf in Schools, Future Links Field Trips, Future Links Mobile Clinics
Working in conjunction with provincial golf coaches and other partner organizations, administer and deliver new introductory golf programs including: She Swings She Scores, Junior Achievement Golf Camps, Youth on Course
Membership sales and promotion
Support branding efforts and participate in golf course demo days
Support golf course membership sales as well as individual golfer membership sales with collateral development, training and sales follow through
Qualifications: Skills and experience commensurate with job responsibilities. Knowledge of the golf industry and a passion for the sport is considered an asset. A valid driver’s license is required as is the ability to travel independently in company supplied vehicles.
Education: The successful applicant will possess a post-secondary degree or diploma in communications, journalism or media.
Type of position: Full Time Position (Beginning January 2019)
Hours of Work: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. This position requires some weekend travel throughout the province as well as longer hours during events. Hours of work shall be monitored and adjusted accordingly to ensure a healthy work life balance.
Compensation: Base salary is $5,000 per month, total compensation is commensurate with experience
Reports to: Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer
Application deadline: November 22, 2018
Please forward your resume to: Phil Berube by email (email@example.com) or mail to Alberta Golf – Suite 22, 11410 27 St SE, Calgary, AB, T2Z 3R6.