Coordinator, St. John’s

Posted Tuesday, August 29, 2017

NATIONAL Public Relations is seeking a Coordinator in our St. John’s office for a 6 month contract.  

We believe in the power of trust. We believe in making meaningful connections with the people who matter most to our clients.

If you’re passionate about communications and thrive in a fun, fast-paced, high energy, work environment, you’ll love it here. We are dedicated professionals who work with clients across every facet of communications, from strategic planning to digital, and public engagement to reputation management. We love people who are connected to our communities and want to make a difference in our region. Based in our St. John’s office, you’ll have the opportunity to work in a tightly integrated environment with passionate problem solvers and curious, creative minds.


As a Coordinator you will be responsible for:

  • Writing and contributing to materials such as scoping memos, new business proposals, communications plans, creative briefs, backgrounders, and releases
  • Managing daily account administration, including helping develop budgets and reviewing billing summaries and invoices for payment
  • Performing media outreach and fielding media inquiries
  • Researching and monitoring clients’ business and industry
  • Taking part in brainstorming sessions and new business presentations
  • Organizing and implementing events and activities
  • Handling various project and office administration duties



  • Diploma or degree in public relations, communications, marketing or a related field
  • Up to 2 years of related work experience
  • Exceptional interpersonal, teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Excellent writing, editing and presentation skills
  • Ability to set and manage multiple priorities in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Strong computer skills, in particular with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with and enthusiasm for digital communications and online state of the art (social media, web content creation and CMS, mass email, etc.)

To apply, please send a cover letter with resume in confidence to [email protected] and reference “Coordinator - NL” in the subject line of your email.  We thank you for your interest in NATIONAL however only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. NATIONAL is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.

NATIONAL is Canada’s largest PR and communications firm. In the Atlantic offices (St. John’s, Halifax, and Saint John) we work with fantastic clients across multiple sectors, including public affairs, consumer products, pharma, transportation, infrastructure, energy, government, natural resources, startup businesses, education, professional services, finance, and more.