Marketing and Communications Specialist

Toronto, ON

Banking / Financial Services
Application Closing Date
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
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:

Do you breathe technology and communication and believe in making an impact on peoples’ financial

security? Join our Digital Marketing team at Sun Life Financial! Use your rich talent and experience to

shape our industry-leading communications program, online or offline, specifically geared towards

employees in workplace retirement and savings plans across Canada.

What will you do?

Perform thorough plan assessments to identify online content requiring drafting to address
plan uniqueness

Write clear, compelling and effective marketing copy in plain language, for both online and
offline channels

Create and execute communications initiatives, designed to educate and empower plan
members to remain engaged in their workplace pension and savings plans

Oversee the production, distribution and completion of all assigned communications
Utilise tools such as workback schedules and an online project management platform to
ensure successful and timely execution

Collaborate with internal teams (such as Client Relationship Executives, Member Education
and Implementation) and external clients

Work with Digital Publishers, Graphic Designers and Campaign Specialists/Managers to
brainstorm and develop design concepts that are on strategy and reflect our brand’s
Job Requirements
What do you need to succeed?

Experience within financial services/insurance industry
A post-secondary education in Communications, English or Journalism, Technology or
Experience in progressive copywriting and editing
Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft SharePoint and Adobe Acrobat Pro
Project management skills

Bilingualism (French/English) is an asset
Writing samples will be required and applicants will be asked to complete an assignment
What’s in it for you?

15 Days of vacation annually
Flexible Benefits from the day you join to meet the needs of you and your family
Pension, stock and savings programs to help build and enhance your future financial security
Wellness programs that support the three pillars of your health – mental, physical and financial
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

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

Salary Range:

39,900/39 900 - 65,100/65 100
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