Communications Coordinator

Toronto, ON
Canada

Category
Industry
Banking / Financial Services
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description

At Sun Life, we work together, share common values and encourage growth and achievement. We offer many career paths that attract a wide variety of talent and skills. Follow a path that lets your talents shine.

Job Description:

Wanted: budding storyteller ready to roll up their sleeves and wear a few different hats .

Picture yourself as part of a global team dedicated to helping Clients achieve lifetime financial security and live healthier lives. Your mission – should you choose to accept – will be to help improve our communications through clear and engaging tactics that resonate with audiences, both internally and externally. You’ll flex your creative, analytical and problem-solving skills while collaborating with experts across the business. It’s a fast-paced, rewarding role that requires meticulous attention to detail and a passion for doing things better. Ready to get started?

What will you do?

  • Support internal/external communications by drafting and creating visual content, articles, emails, social media posts and other collateral for distribution to various audiences through multiple channels
  • Logistics and administrative support for large internal events including town halls
  • Review and set up e-mails for distribution to broad audiences
  • Write, edit, and create graphics for messages
  • Conduct research for briefing documents and communication plans
  • Track metrics and look for trends in data
  • Help coordinate publishing of internal messages (manage approvals, translation, scheduling, and tracking)
  • Develop targeted media lists for mainstream and trade media activities

 
Job Requirements
Credentials:

Degree or diploma in communications, public relations or journalism
2-4 years’ experience in a support position or equivalent role
Experience within the financial services industry an asset
Bilingualism (English/French) an asset

What’s in it for you?

An environment of continuous learning and improvement
Fluid workspaces where you can choose from a variety of workstations and collaboration zones based on your daily needs
A friendly, collaborative and inclusive culture
Work-life balance by scheduling your day around your priorities and having more time to spend on the important things
The opportunity to move along a variety of career paths with amazing networking potential
The Base Pay range is for the primary location for which the job is posted. It may vary depending on the work location of the successful candidate or other factors. In addition to Base Pay, eligible Sun Life employees participate in various incentive plans, payment under which is discretionary and subject to individual and company performance. Certain sales focused roles have sales incentive plans based on individual or group sales results.

Diversity and inclusion have always been at the core of our values at Sun Life. A diverse workforce with wide perspectives and creative ideas benefits our clients, the communities where we operate and all of us as colleagues. We welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds.

Persons with disabilities who need accommodation in the application process or those needing job postings in an alternative format may e-mail a request to thebrightside@sunlife.com.

We thank all applicants for showing an interest in this position. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Salary Range:

40,300/40 300 - 65,800/65 800

Job Category:

Communications