Senior Marketing & Communications Specialist
City : Montreal
Category : Temporary
Industry : Finance
Employer : Sun Life Financial
You are as unique as your background, experience and point of view. Here, you’ll be encouraged, empowered and challenged to be your best self. You'll work with dynamic colleagues - experts in their fields - who are eager to share their knowledge with you. Your leaders will inspire and help you reach your potential and soar to new heights. Every day, you'll have new and exciting opportunities to make life brighter for our Clients - who are at the heart of everything we do. Discover how you can make a difference in the lives of individuals, families and communities around the world.
This 13-months fixed term contract is an exciting opportunity for a creative marketing and communications professional who is passionate about transforming the group benefits business.
The main responsibility of the bilingual Senior Marketing and Communications Specialist is to write clear, concise communications on a variety of content related to group benefits. This role will also provide marketing and communications consulting support, including the project management of marketing communication initiatives targeting Group Benefits client-facing staff, plan sponsors, plan members, plan advisors, and consultants.
We're looking for an individual with a strong background in writing, who is passionate about transforming the group benefits business to support the health of Canadians.
What will you do?
Write and edit communications and marketing materials and customized plan-specific communications for members of group benefits plans.
Create and activate marketing and communications plans, including project management.
Measure the success of marketing campaigns and ensure target penetration and utilization rates are reached.
Work with designers, translation, and external agencies as appropriate.
What do you need to succeed?
Strong writing, editing and proofreading skills are required
Passion for marketing and communications
Creative, customer focused, and results-oriented
Strong project, time management and organizational skills – ability to manage multiple priorities for multiple internal/external clients.
Ability to work within tight deadlines and under pressure.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Not afraid to challenge the status quo
Post-secondary education in marketing, communications, journalism or an equivalent program
Experience within group benefits, financial services or related industry
Understanding of communications measurement – benchmarking key results
Business to business marketing experience
As this position is posted in several locations, we specify that bilingualism (French, English, both oral and written) is required for Quebec only for the frequent interactions with English and French-speaking colleagues or internal partners across Canada or worldwide.
What's in it for you?
Being a member of the Sun Life family, a group of people united by our Purpose: to help Clients and Employees achieve lifetime financial security and live healthier lives
Competitive salary and bonus structure influenced by market range data
Pension, stock and savings programs to help build and enhance your future financial security
A friendly, collaborative and inclusive culture
We’re honoured to be recognized as a 2022 Best Workplaces in Canada by Great Place to Work® Canada
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
At Sun Life we strive to create a flexible work environment where our employees are empowered to do their best work. Several flexible work options are available and can be discussed throughout the selection process depending on the role requirements and individual needs.
We thank all applicants for showing an interest in this position. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Salary Range:53,300/53 300 - 86,300/86 300
Posting End Date:24/09/2023