Student, Public Affairs - Communications - 4 Months (May 2019)

Canadian Natural - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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YOUR OPPORTUNITY:
The Public Affairs team provides internal and external communication services for Canadian Natural by providing communications strategy, advice and materials. The team also leads government relations efforts to address policy/regulatory opportunities and challenges. Our team's work supports our employees, stakeholder relations activities, and more broadly, Canadian Natural’s business goals, priorities, and corporate social responsibility strategies and performance. This position offers:

Competitive salary and the opportunity to gain valuable, hands on experience in the Oil & Gas industry
Challenging projects that develop your expertise and prepare you for full-time employment
Company culture that fosters a fun working environment, developing meaningful relationships, and continuous learning
A ‘work hard, play hard’ mentality that ensures students have an opportunity to develop skills and add value while also partaking in special employee events such as Employee Day, and quarterly luncheons
This position is based at our Calgary Head Office.

**This student opportunity is a 4 month term beginning May 2019**

HOW WILL YOU MAKE YOUR MARK?

Work with a close-knit team of communication and public affairs professionals with a wide range of background and experience and directly apply your skills learned at school towards a diversity of challenging projects. While the majority of projects will be communications/public relations oriented, students will have the opportunity to observe crisis communications response and government relations activities - including strategy and key message development.

Join the Public Affairs team as a summer student and support a number of programs related to communication, stakeholder relations, and government relations activities. Responsibilities include:

Assist with creative input and coordination of special communication and government relations projects, internal and external to the company
Support communication initiatives related to the development, writing and publication of Canadian Natural stakeholder reports and newsletters
Coordinate details for various stakeholder relations community events
Execute meeting set up and participation includes coordinating meeting invitations along with organizing conference calls, room bookings and catering, as required
Update filing systems and consolidating materials as needed

QUALIFICATIONS:
Currently enrolled in your 3rd year of a Public Relations or Communications program
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Your application must include an uploaded Cover Letter, Resume and Transcripts (in ONE document). Please specify preferred location and term length (4 month, 8 months, etc.) in the Cover Letter.

Only the selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.

ABOUT CANADIAN NATURAL:
At Canadian Natural, we strive to live through our mission statement: "To develop people to work together to create value for the Company's shareholders by doing it right with fun and integrity." As a leading oil and gas producer, our diverse combination of assets include light oil, heavy oil, in situ oil sands production, oil sands mining and upgrading facilities, and natural gas.

Canadian Natural Resources Limited - CNRL - is a publicly traded company on the TSX and NYSE as CNQ.

Primary Location Calgary
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