Senior Advisor, Communications

Levis, QC

Banking / Financial Services
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description

Desjardins Group is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada, and one of the largest employers in the country. It offers a full range of financial products and services and is home to a wealth of expertise in property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance, wealth management, services for businesses of all sizes, securities brokerage, asset management, venture capital, and secure, leading-edge virtual access methods.

Job Level


As a senior communications advisor, you help promote the organization’s projects, policies and programs by designing and developing communications and sharing them within Desjardins Group and with its members and clients. You help establish and promote the organization’s online brand image by creating, managing and updating social and digital media communications and serving as social media community manager.

You lead and influence development projects and complex, highly innovative strategic initiatives involving the drafting of texts that represent the organization's position. You help develop and recommend strategic directions and business positions. Your initiatives require extensive knowledge of your field.

You make recommendations on the planning and execution of operationally and conceptually complex projects and initiatives that require comprehensive analysis and understanding of the organization and line of business. Coordination is critical, so you frequently interact with stakeholders working in a wide range of other fields. Interpersonal savvy is therefore essential.

You serve as expert advisor and subject matter expert, as well as resource person and coach for senior management and decision-making bodies.

General Information on the Position

Other working conditions

  • Currently on a regular telework basis due to the pandemic. Subsequently, to be located in Montréal. Telework terms to be reassessed at a later date

  • Number of job available : 1

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree

A minimum of 8 years of relevant experience

Please note that other combinaisons of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered

For vacant positions available in Quebec, please note that knowledge of French is required

Specific knowledge

Strong communication skills in both French and English, both oral and written

Desjardins Cross-sector skills

Action oriented, Customer Focus, Differences, Nimble learning
Key competencies for the job

Interpersonal Savvy, Strategic mindset
Work Location

150, rue des Commandeurs LĂ©vis
Trade Union

Unposting Date

Job Family

Communications (FG)