WE’RE HIRING 

Kriss Communications is hiring for the following positions:

Experienced Senior PR/Communications Consultant
Account Manager Level

Are you an experienced PR/communications strategist interested in working with a stellar roster of architecture, interior design and hospitality clients?

Would you like to work in a boutique practice that offers the support, resources and technologies of a large firm, without the grunt work and politics?
 

You have developed an excellent track record for understanding a client’s business objectives and challenges, an ability to provide clients with strategic counsel, a deep-rooted understanding of the architecture/design industry, and a proven ability to lead an integrated communications program.

You bring experience building and executing campaigns, stakeholder relations and media strategies. You enjoy finding new ways to make complex information easier to understand, breaking down difficult concepts into succinct content. You are constantly looking for new ways to reach audiences across a variety of media and channels and have a proven ability to work with a team, troubleshoot client requests and oversee daily media and social media monitoring and reporting. You show initiative, thrive on accountability and results, as well as positive collaboration and mentorship.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the strategic planning, execution and evaluation of client communication programs
  • Support client management and strategic communication programs, creative, digital, earned and paid media
  • Lead communications and media relations programs including strategic plans and briefing docs, project descriptions, press releases, backgrounders, fact sheets, pitches, social media copy, award submissions, etc.
  • Conduct media outreach
  • Develop and deliver program reporting and evaluation
  • Day-to-day client relationship management

What else is in it for you?

  • Full health benefits package
  • Quality work environment with supportive team, organized systems, technologies and resources
  • Strong leadership to help you grow, expand your skills and become your professional best
  • A passionate, smart, fun, and creative culture

What you’ll need to get here:

  • 3-5 years’ experience in a communications role within an agency, an architecture or interior design firm, or a related field/organization
  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited post-secondary educational institution
  • Strong stakeholder relations, media relations and/or campaign/community engagement skills
  • Natural curiosity and genuine passion for storytelling
  • Creative thinker and problem solver
  • Experience managing rapid response situations, identify and highlighting emerging issues
  • Superb project management skills with the ability to work independently and move campaigns forward from concept to execution
  • Excellent writing abilities; able to tell a story with a clear message and to make sometimes complex information comprehensible to general audiences
  • Familiarity with media and social media monitoring tools are an asset
  • Client service focus with strong bias for action; ability to build trust and rapport with clients and satisfy deliverables to the highest standards
  • People management skills
  • High attention to detail
  • True team player with a can-do mindset and positive attitude

Currently all Kriss Communications employees are working remotely

Kriss Communications is dedicated to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified applicants. If you require any accommodation during the recruitment process, please reach out to us.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to:
careers@krisscommunications.com

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 KRISS COMMUNICATIONS 2019 / TORONTO  ON  CANADA