Content Creator - Advisor Experience

Waterloo, ON
Canada

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

Job Description
Waterloo, ON

Are you looking for unlimited opportunities to develop and succeed? With work that challenges and makes a difference, within a flexible and supportive environment, we can help our customers achieve their dreams and aspirations.

Job Description

Are you looking for unlimited opportunities to develop and succeed? With work that challenges and makes a difference, within a flexible and supportive environment, we can help our customers achieve their dreams and aspirations. We are looking for a dynamic writer to join our Publications team as Content Creator, Advisor Publications within Advisor Experience, Canadian Division.

Are you: A story teller comfortable with creating page-turning content? You can listen to a podcast and turn that into a compelling financial magazine article?

You track trends and just know what will make a terrific lifestyle article? If so, this might be the opportunity for you!

Job Requirements
As a Content Creator, you have:

Post-secondary education preferably in Journalism, Communications, or Marketing
5+ years previous experience in a print/online content creation capacity, preferably within the Financial Services industry.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to manage stakeholders in a large, multi-business unit environment.
Excellent organizational and project management skills with the ability to prioritize and meet tight deadlines
Strong research, writing and editing skills
Solid background in execution of communications and marketing plans
Awareness of the “sales process” used by financial planners and investment dealer sales representatives in order to focus on key communication objectives
Very detail-oriented, self-starter and deadline driven
Receptive and adaptive to an ever-changing work environment
Strong technical skills working with various applications such as Microsoft Office 365, Digital Content Management systems
Experience working with external vendors including translation, design, printing and digital suppliers
Bilingualism an asset



If you are ready to unleash your potential it’s time to start your career with Manulife/John Hancock.

About Manulife

Manulife Financial Corporation is a leading international financial services group that helps people make their decisions easier and lives better. With our global headquarters in Toronto, we operate as Manulife across our offices in Canada, Asia, and Europe, and primarily as John Hancock in the United States. We provide financial advice, insurance, as well as wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions. At the end of 2018, we had more than 34,000 employees, over 82,000 agents, and thousands of distribution partners, serving almost 28 million customers. As of September 30, 2019, we had over $1.2 trillion (US$881 billion) in assets under management and administration, and in the previous 12 months we made $29.8 billion in payments to our customers.

Our principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States are where we have served customers for more than 100 years. We trade as 'MFC' on the Toronto, New York, and the Philippine stock exchanges and under '945' in Hong Kong.

Manulife is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to attract, develop and retain a workforce that is as diverse as the customers we serve and to foster an inclusive work environment that embraces the strength of cultures and individuals. We are committed to fair recruitment, retention and advancement and we administer all of our practices and programs based on qualification and performance and without discrimination on any protected ground.

It is our priority to remove barriers to provide equal access to employment. A Human Resources representative will consult with applicants contacted to participate at any stage of the recruitment process who request any accommodation. Information received regarding the accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially.