Convertus is looking for a Communications Assistant in London, ON!

  • Full Time
  • London, ON – Hybrid

Join Our Team as a Full-Time Communications Assistant in London, ON!

About Us:

Convertus Group is Canada’s largest and most advanced operator, processing more than 500,000 tonnes of waste annually. From coast to coast, we operate 13 sites to produce over 200,000 tonnes of finished compost and over 80,000 GJ of Renewable Natural Gas. This is the equivalent of taking 15,000 cars off the road or avoiding 28 million litres of gasoline being consumed. Of the waste we receive, we recycle and recover approximately 90%, which translates to a significant positive environmental impact. Be a part of our groundbreaking journey!

Your Mission:

The Communications Assistant plays a crucial role in shaping our corporate image, ensuring our business, values, and mission resonate with our audience. This role involves skillfully managing social media content, building meaningful relationships with the media, and actively contributing to the growth and enhancement of our brand. If you’re passionate about effective communication and want to be a key player in shaping our narrative, we invite you to embark on this exciting journey with us.

Here’s what an ordinary day of work might look like:

  • Develop engaging digital content, including social media campaigns, web updates, news articles, and media releases.
  • Keep the company website up to date with content that mirrors our mission, values, and growth, following SEO best practices.
  • Prepare and distribute media releases, media kits, and other communication materials, serving as the primary contact for media inquiries.
  • Drive engaging content for Convertus’ internal TV channel, fostering connection and communication within the organization.
  • Create and refresh branding materials like presentations, brochures, ads, reports, and signage, ensuring they align with brand guidelines.
  • Plan and take part in local and industry events, workshops, and programs to boost Convertus’ presence.
  • Manage general inquiries, ensuring accurate and timely responses by coordinating with various teams.
  • Explore potential industry awards, lead the application process, and assist Business Development with bid packages and presentations.

This job is for you if:

  • You hold a post-secondary education in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, or a related field.
  • You have 1-2 years of relevant experience in communications. Experience within the environmental sector would be considered an asset.
  • You display excellent IT literacy with advanced skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
  • You have a strong understanding of social media platforms, including but not limited to Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • You demonstrated the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and external stakeholders.
  • You hold a valid Driver’s License.

Come to Join Us in Shaping the Future. Click here to apply with your resume (CV) and cover letter or for more information.

If you’re eager to contribute to our success and shape our story, this is your moment! Join us for a successful journey of growth, where you can make a meaningful impact that will last for generations.

Convertus Group is a Living Wage and Progressive Indigenous Relations committed employer. We believe in providing equal opportunity and creating an inclusive environment for all candidates and employees. We welcome applications regardless of ethnic origin, national origin, gender, gender identity, race, colour, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation, age, or marital status.

We thank you for your application; however, only successful applicants will be contacted.

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