Communications Coordinator, ESG

Marketing / Sales & Communications
Hybrid - Downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Posted on August 15, 2023

Well-rounded role involving corporate communications for an ESG responsibility team (Environment, Social, & Governance). Working for a complex global company with a strong reputation and long history. Friendly corporate culture and opportunity for long-term career growth. Very competitive total compensation package.

Who- the Company:
Our client is a high profile and reputable global company headquartered right here in Vancouver. They have operations in over a dozen countries and employ over 1000 people. The corporate office has a fast-paced environment and a corporate culture that emphasizes learning & development, collaboration, teamwork, and high performance. The people at this company are very dedicated to their work and also know how to have fun. This company truly values their employees and provide great perks that promote a healthy and fulfilling work life.

What- the Role:
On behalf of our client, SWIM is seeking a new Communications Coordinator, ESG for the company’s environment, social, and governance responsibility team. This is a diverse role involving preparing internal & external communications, content management (corporate website, employee intranet, etc.), report writing and editing (including a quarterly ESG report released to the public), ESG ratings management, media monitoring, and some administrative support to the senior leaders in the department (i.e. travel coordination, expense reports).

Who- the Candidate:
This is a great role for a communications professional who is also passionate about corporate sustainability and responsibility. Ideally candidates will have worked for a company where ESG is at the forefront- for example, a company in a sector such as: industrial, construction, energy and natural resources, shipping & logistics, etc. Candidates will enjoy engaging and challenging work in a fast-paced environment and will thrive on collaborating with a close-knit team.

  • Qualified candidates will have at least 3 years of work experience in a corporate work environment.  

  • Post-secondary education is required, preferably related to communications, business, or other relevant area.  

  • Exposure to a global and/or very large company is a significant asset.

  • Report writing experience (ideally an ESG report released to the public)

  • Intranet and corporate website content creation and content management experience.

  • A genuine passion for ESG and the desire to work for a responsible corporation.

Where- Headquarters: 
Downtown Vancouver w. HYBRID. Close to public transit and many amenities like restaurants and shops. After onboarding and training, the Coordinator can start to work from home 2 days a week. There will be a set day of every work week when the whole ESG Communications & ESG team is working in the office together for collaboration and teambuilding.

How Much: 
Very competitive base salary commensurate with experience and skills. This company provides an excellent total compensation package including a very generous amount of paid time off, a solid bonus, an RRSP plan, and other great perks for employees- please discuss further with SWIM.
When & How to Apply: 
This search is moving very quickly! If you already have a Recruiter at SWIM, please reach out very soon. If you do not yet have a contact at Swim Recruiting, please hit 'APPLY NOW' and send us your resume (preferably in MS Word format as it works best with our internal systems at SWIM). Thank you!