The AVP, Communications will be a catalyst for communications excellence and innovation throughout University Relations and across campus. With extensive internal and external communications accountabilities, the AVP, Communications will seize opportunities to integrate communications and achieve synergies across communications programs and stakeholder groups. The AVP, Communications will support and leverage the strengths of colleagues in other areas from across the University to achieve our overall strategic objectives.
The AVP, Communications will lead and co-ordinate the development of strategic and operational plans as well as oversee the delivery of primary communications vehicles and messaging to our critical audiences including faculty, staff, students, leadership, alumni, media, governments and other stakeholders.
The AVP, Communications will ensure the University develops compelling and timely communication materials that enhance Waterloo’s reputation and pride with both internal and external audiences.
Reporting to the AVP, Communications are: Director, Media Relations & Issues Management; Director, Integrated Communications; Associate Director, Executive Communications; and the Associate Director, Internal Communications.