• Sr Communications Consultant, Corporate Communications Mississauga
  • Co-operators in Mississauga, , Canada
  • jobs
  • 3 weeks ago

jobs description

Company: CGIC

Department: Marketing/Communications

Employment Type: Regular Full-Time

Work Model: Hybrid

Language: English is required, French is an asset.

The Opportunity

We are a leading Canadian financial services co-operative committed to being a catalyst for a sustainable and resilient society and our team is essential to deliver on this strategy. That’s why we prioritize our people, to ensure we provide a strong culture and development opportunities which enables our team to thrive and to live our purpose. The best part is that you will work with people that care passionately about you, our clients, and our communities.

Corporate Communications is part of the Marketing and Communications team that aspires to drive innovation and be the industry leader in client engagement. Our versatile and knowledgeable team works collaboratively with business partners to enhance client experience, creating value at every point of contact. We think strategically and align our initiatives... to help our organization achieve its business objectives.

As the Senior Communications Consultant, Corporate Communications, you will independently guide and project manage the development and execution of integrated internal and external communications strategies. You will support C-Suite and other senior leaders in managing their communications and raising their visibility. You will utilize your highly developed communication planning, relationship-building and business skills to drive the delivery of programs that support our strategic initiatives. You will brief and manage external agency resources to support the delivery of programs. You will coach, provide guidance, feedback and support the team to enhance communications to protect and advance business goals, our leaders, and brand awareness.

How You Will Create Impact
• Consulting, planning, and executing integrated strategic communication plans to support program initiatives and provide counsel to senior Executives on strategic initiatives.
• Developing, writing and editing internal and external content, messages, speaking notes, and presentation materials to support executive leadership communications and our strategic initiatives.
• Monitoring and incorporating best practices and trends in communications planning, strategy and measurement to improve processes and procedures.
• Implementing approved crisis management communication processes including advising, monitoring, reporting, and executing communications strategies.
• Communicating with key stakeholders across the organization regarding sensitive, complex, or confidential issues to achieve optimal business outcomes.

How You Will Succeed
• You have experience managing complex content portfolios in support of senior leader communications, including CEO communications and Board reporting.
• You have an innovative mindset to improve operational efficiencies and ability to influence change, with a primary focus on client needs.  
• You are a strong and experienced writer, editor and content creator.
• You use critical thinking skills to recognize assumptions, evaluate arguments, draw conclusions, and proactively propose solutions.
• You build trusting relationships and provide guidance to support the development of colleagues.

To Join Our Team
• You have minimum of 7 years of experience in communications, a combination of internal and external.
• Exceptional writing and editing skills with the ability to reach the hearts and minds of audiences through compelling storytelling.
• A strong project management mindset, with the ability to deliver on deadline both as an individual contributor, and as part of a team.
• The ability to understand complex subject matter and distill it into communications that are simple and easy to understand.
• Proven experience providing communications counsel, planning and material development support to business partners and senior executives.
• A working knowledge of French is an asset but not a requisite.
• You have a post-secondary diploma in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, or a related discipline.
• You have expert knowledge in the evolving digital media landscape and are familiar with top-tier media covering business, finance, technology, and lifestyle.
• Having the Accredited Business Communication (ABC) certification is an asset.
• What You Need To Know
• Extended work hours, including evenings and weekends, may be required.
• You will travel occasionally.
• You will be subject to a background check as a condition of employment, in the event you are the successful candidate.

What's in it for you?
• Training and development opportunities to grow your career.
• Flexible work options and paid time off to support your personal and family needs.
• A holistic approach to your well-being, with physical and mental health programs and a supportive workplace culture.
• Paid volunteer days to give back to your community.
• In addition to our competitive salary and incentive programs, eligible employees also benefit from a comprehensive total rewards package including group retirement savings plans, pension and benefits (e.g., health and wellness, dental, disability and life coverage), mental health support and an employee assistance program
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