//Post a Job
CPRS Calgary's job board is one of the most targeted websites in the Calgary market to reach the top candidates for your public relations position. Posting a career or volunteer opportunity with us is simple and secure, and is open to both CPRS members and non-members.
CPRS Calgary has transitioned to a new online registration and payment service, now accepting credit card payments online. Here are simple step-by-step instructions for submitting your next career or volunteer posting.
Please note: the CPRS job posting board only considers employment opportunities directly related to the field of public relations. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our CPRS Calgary website chair.
Posting a Position
Visit our online job posting system to upload and pay for your job posting (see rates below). This system works best with Chrome or Firefox.
- Complete the online form as instructed (your personal information remains confidential).
- Attach your job posting in Microsoft Word format (pdf preferred)– don't forget to include candidate application instructions and a closing date.
- Enter your payment information.
- The CPRS Careers Chair will post your career ad within two business days and email you a confirmation.
What does it cost?
Members. If you are an employer with at least one CPRS member within your organization, your investment is only $100 for a two-week period.
Non-members. If you are an employer without a CPRS member on staff, your investment is only $150 for a two-week period.
Non-profit – registered charities ONLY. CPRS Calgary will post opportunities for registered Canadian charitable organizations free of charge (charitable registration number must be provided in the CPRS posting form).
Volunteers . Organizations seeking volunteers in PR-related roles may post positions free of charge.
Additional time . Additional weeks may be requested beyond the first two weeks for $80 per week.
The CPRS and APR Advantage
In developing your search for new communications professionals to join your organization, please consider including membership in CPRS and the APR accreditation as qualifications for employment. Membership in the association shows a commitment to professionalism and the CPRS code of ethics. The APR accreditation is a respected measure of professional experience and competence in the field of public relations that can help you with your candidate screening process.
CPRS Calgary Job Board Delivers Results
Based on feedback from employers who have posted on the CPRS Calgary site in the past, you can expect to receive from eight to 20 qualified responses to your posting.
“I would like to extend thanks to CPRS Calgary for posting our company's application request on the website. The position has been vacant for an extended period with no response from the advertisements we placed for the position in local newspapers. After placing the posting on the CPRS job board we received resumes from numerous valuable candidates and are very pleased with the individual hired. Thanks once again.”
Brandy Wenger, Calgary Public Library