Communications Generalist

  • CompanyOneida Nation of the Thames
  • Required ExperiencePrevious work experience in a communication role, experience and knowledge in the digital and social media sector
  • Job TypePart Time
  • Education / CredentialsEducation related to communications
  • ResumeRequired
  • Cover LetterRequired
  • Application Deadline11/08/2023

Job Description

Position: Communications Generalist Term: One-year contract, potential for full-time

Division: Political Office Salary: $24.30/hour

Hours: 30 hours/week

Posting Date: October 26, 2023 Closing Date: November 8, 2023 at 4:30p.m.


Under the direct supervision of the Communications Officer, the Political Office is seeking Communications Generalist. You will be receiving on-the-job training and mentorship to help provide strategic communications for the organization. You will work closely with the Communications Officer in delivering the Oneida Communications Plan, which includes website and intranet maintenance and working with the Oneida Communications Team.

The Communications Generalist’s other responsibilities include conceptualizing, writing, design, copy/photo editing and preparing media materials for distribution through various mediums. You will also assist with promotional materials for departments and ensure products adhere to the brand identity guidelines.


  1. Education related to communications or previous work experience in a communication role;
  2. Experience and knowledge in the digital and social media sector;
  3. Minimum (2) years office experience in a marketing, journalism, or communications capacity.


  1. Cover Letter – must address the qualifications outlined;
  2. Resume.


  1. The successful candidate must submit a recent (completed within 6-months) CPIC, at own expense;
  2. The successful candidate must submit a copy of applicable educational qualifications (certificates, diplomas, degrees, etc.).

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  • Late applications will not be accepted.
  • All applications will be screened according to the above qualifications, including a full and complete application as requested.
  • Only those selected for interview will be contacted.
  • A registered member of a First Nation as per Section 16(1) of the Human Rights Act, is preferred.
  • Oneida Nation is committed to workplace diversity and provides accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout our hiring process. If you require accommodations, please contact Human Resources.

To request a full job profile, contact the Human Resources Department at 519-652-3244 ext. 827 or by email