Copywriter

Toronto, ON
Canada

Industry
Insurance
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description

About NFP

We are NFP, a four-time Best Places to Work award winner in Business Insurance for 2017 through 2020. We’re a leading Insurance Broker and Consultant that provides Property & Casualty, Employee Benefits, Retirement and Individual Private Client solutions to help our clients reach and realize their goals because we believe business is personal.


NFP believes in empowering the people we hire to be their best. We believe in personal relationships and a commitment to one another. For the company to succeed, our people need to succeed. So, we never stop promoting learning opportunities. We challenge each other constantly. We combine all the best that our people have to offer and create a new best.


Our personal commitment to our team and our clients have created long-lasting and successful relationships across our growing 300+ Canadian, U.K and U.S. office locations. To learn more, please visit: https://NFP.ca.


About the Role

At NFP, our copywriters are our resident experts on brand voice and company architecture, ensuring that consistently high-quality print and digital communications advance our business’ brand strategy.


We’re looking for a Copywriter to join our Brand Team; collaborating with all levels of internal and external stakeholders in the conception and creation of B2B & B2C marketing content across all lines of NFP Business. This includes but is not limited to:


  • Copywriting for internal and external initiatives, developing a wide range of compelling print, digital & social media collateral/communications that effectively target designated audiences
  • Rewriting existing content to raise quality and/or translating to French where needed
  • Editing and proofreading of communications/collateral for accuracy, spelling, grammar, style consistency, tone, flow, comprehension and format.
  • Implementing feedback received from stakeholders ensuring that their needs are met/balanced with NFP brand guidelines, strategy and evolution.
  • Provide guidance to junior copywriters and editors, as well as freelancers, when needed.
  • Managing multiple projects simultaneously with strict deadlines within the NFP project management system while performing other related duties as assigned.
 
Job Requirements
Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities:

Outstanding writing and editing skills in Québécois French and English is strongly preferred
Strong verbal communication skills, including the ability to interact and work well with all levels of staff and management.
Strong attention to detail.
Able to nimbly and humbly pivot concerning feedback, urgent incoming work, major projects, etc.
Well-organized and self-motivated.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).
Ability to produce quality work in a fast-paced environment.
High proficiency in CP style.
Comfortable working both independently and as part of a team.
Financial services knowledge or experience a plus.

Education, Professional Development & Work Experience:

Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, marketing, business, English or equivalent work experience required.
Typically, 2+ years of professional bilingual writing and editing experience focused on communicating effectively and creatively with targeted audiences.
Background in marketing communications preferred.
Include links to your content or portfolio (French/English) in your application.

What NFP offers

Competitive compensation package, group health and dental benefits, flexible leave days, RRSP matching, continuing education and career development.
A Focus on Health & Wellness with an excellent EAP program
Motivating work atmosphere
A global team of Marketing experts focused on enabling the success of our corporate clients, growth, industry innovation and teamwork

NFP and You... Better. Together.

NFP is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified candidates. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Internal Applicants: If you are a current NFP employee with access to the employee portal, please apply for this job via the UltiPro application.