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Company Profile

Pieridae Energy Limited (“Pieridae”) is a natural gas company, with a strategy to build a long-term presence in the Canadian Foothills. Pieridae is currently revaluating its option to build a world class LNG project in Atlantic Canada. The company has natural gas assets located in Alberta and British Columbia.

Position Summary

We are seeking a communication professional to join our team. The communications mandate is to create, manage, and implement internal and external communications strategies, including public relations, internal communication and cultural development, social media and website strategies and updates, coordination of internal and external communications events, and content and template development. Reporting to the Vice President Human Resources & Corporate Services, this role will ensure that Pieridae is a leader in engaging with its internal and external stakeholders and development and promoting its story and culture.

The Communications Coordinator is a team player who moves easily between the roles of team member and team leader. This individual is a pro-active influencer and innovator who can and effectively build strong relationships across all Pieridae stakeholders Key


  • Lead development and execution of proactive communications plans, strategies and tactics
  • Lead development of media relations materials, including media releases, advisories, key messages, Q&As,
  • statements, bios, briefing notes, executive summaries, and situational landscape analyses
  • Managing our social media presence by producing original editorial feature stories and content
  • Manage and maintain the corporate website and associated social media channels
  • Work in collaboration with Land and Regulatory team to develop and maintain a comprehensive government
  • relations strategy for Pieridae's Alberta and BC upstream and midstream businesses based on a sound understanding of business issues and priorities.
  • With input and support from other corporate functions, develop, and implement advocacy and engagement
  • strategies to support and enhance awareness of Pieridae's projects and their value and impact on government and public affairs stakeholders
  • In collaboration with various other departments, develop and execute numerous internal cultural
  • development initiatives aimed at improving communication between business sites, educating staff members about our industry and our business
  • With input and support from other corporate functions, develop, and implement advocacy and engagement
  • strategies to support and enhance awareness of Pieridae's projects and their value and impact on government and public affairs stakeholders
  • Prepares internal communications including associated meetings (e.g. town hall meetings);
  • In conjunction with the HSE department, supports crisis management process and communications
  • Prepare and manage annual external relations budget
  • Speech writing and executive support as required.

In addition to the primary responsibilities, this role will have a material hand in shaping our company. You possess exceptional communication skills and demonstrate a positive attitude. Strong analytical skills and attention to detail is required.

Education and Work Experience

  • 5 years' experience in a communications role within a corporate environment. Experience working with a
  • publicly-traded organization, government department or public relations agency preferred.
  • A degree in communications, public relations or a related discipline
  • Experience with content generation and management across various word processing and social media
  • platforms, and to various audience groups
  • A solid understanding and appreciation for government policies and political issues relevant to the oil and gas
  • sector
  • Exceptional communication and listening skills with a proven track record of advising senior management
  • regarding external relations
  • Ability to influence strategies and build positive working relationship at all levels fostering trust, collaboration,
  • and teamwork
  • An analytical and intuitive approach to making timely decisions, assessing risks, evaluating alternatives and
  • selecting the best course of action; and
  • Able to multitask effectively, with strong time-management skills, and the ability to accelerate in a very fast-
  • paced, changing environment.

Pieridae is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status or any other legally-protected factors. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available on request during the recruitment process.

Pieridae offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, in addition to bonus and stock option programs. We offer unique opportunities for self-starting individuals to have material impact on the shaping and success of our company.

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