The British Columbia School Trustees Association (BCSTA) is seeking a full-time, in-house Media Relations and Design Specialist. This position is responsible for BCSTA’s media relations portfolio. This includes working with the Chief Executive Officer to develop and execute a media-relations strategy as well as establishing and maintaining relationships with media with a focus on establishing BCSTA as the “go-to” source of information for K-12 education-related matters.
This position will also focus on enhancing BCSTA’s social media presence and will be primarily responsible for electronic publication and graphics design. Working in tandem with BCSTA’s Technical Writer and Website Specialist, this position will participate in development of BCSTA’s publications and resource materials; including creation of graphics and content layout; assist in the production of speeches, backgrounders, correspondence and other written materials; conduct issue analysis as needed; and create and distribute newsletters to BCSTA’s membership.
Closing date: April 30, 2019