Communication Coordinator

IW2 Information Writer 2


Department of Finance

Manitoba Securities Commission, Manitoba Financial Services

Winnipeg MB

Advertisement Number: 40801

Salary(s):   IW2 $59,576.00 - $71,435.00 per year

Closing Date:   May 7, 2023

The Manitoba government recognizes the importance of building an exemplary public service reflective of the citizens it serves, where diverse abilities, backgrounds, cultures, identities, languages and perspectives drives a high standard of service and innovation. The Manitoba government supports equitable employment practices and promotes representation of designated groups (women, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, visible minorities).

This is a preference competition. All applicants are encouraged to apply, however first consideration for this competition will be given to Indigenous people and persons with disabilities. Applicants are requested to self-declare at the time of application.

An eligibility list may be created for similar positions and will remain in effect for 12 months.

The Manitoba Securities Commission, a division of the Manitoba Financial Services Agency, is seeking to fill the vacancy of position of Communications Coordinator. The Manitoba Securities Commission acts in the public interest to protect Manitoba consumers of financial products (investments, real estate, insurance, credit unions and pensions) while facilitating fair and efficient markets in Manitoba’s financial services sector.
To be considered for this competition you must submit an application screening form and your resume. See below for further instructions.
Click here to access the application form.

Conditions of Employment:

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Must have a valid Class 5 driver's licence.
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Minimal Travel within Canada and the United States


  • Undergraduate degree in Business Administration with a focus on communications or a Diploma in Public Relations, Marketing Management Diploma or Creative Communications or combinations of related education and experience will be considered.
  • Experience using Adobe InDesign, WordPress and Microsoft Office applications
  • Experience using social and mainstream media
  • Strong written communication skills with the ability to compose a variety of documents, brochures, reports, web and social content.
  • Strong verbal communication skills including the ability to communicate clearly and concisely
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to act diplomatically and work collaboratively with others
  • Experience in media and public relations.
  • Experience in marketing
  • Design experience including material development both written and electronic including; brochures, reports and content for websites
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to work under pressure and meet competing deadlines.
  • Experience leading or participating on a committee

This position reports to the Manager, Education and Communication. The incumbent is responsible for developing and coordinating all aspects of communications for the Manitoba Financial Services Agency, supports the development and delivery of a wide variety of educational programs and provides ongoing administrative support.

To be considered for this competition you must submit a resume and an application screening form. Complete the application screening form at the link below or contact Human Resource Services under “Apply to” to request a copy of the application screening form. The selection board will rely only on information provided in this form to determine whether a candidate will be invited for further assessment. Note: You are not required to submit a cover letter, but may be asked to submit references, or other documentation at a later point if invited for further consideration.

Click here to access the application form.

Apply to:

Advertisement # 40801
Service Centre 3
Human Resource Services
600-155 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, MB , R3C 3H8
Phone:  204-945-8819
Fax: 204-948-3382


Applicants may request reasonable accommodation related to the materials or activities used throughout the selection process. When applying to this position, please indicate the advertisement number and position title in the subject line and/or body of your email. Your cover letter, resumé and/or application must clearly indicate how you meet the qualifications.

Please be advised that job competitions for represented positions may be grieved by internal represented applicants. Should a selection grievance be filed, information from the competition file will be provided to the grievor's representative. Personal information irrelevant to the grievance and other information protected under legislation will be redacted.

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


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