Some Of What You Will Do

As the Communications Specialist, you will play a key role in supporting both the Corporate Communications and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) functions. You will be exposed to a variety of responsibilities and projects including, but not limited to; preparing internal communications, managing the administration of the internal intranet site, corporate event planning and supporting our corporate social responsibility programs. With your passion for making a difference in our community, in this role, you will enjoy a fast-paced environment, collaboration across multiple functions and stakeholders, and thrive in a small team where you can gain exposure to a variety of communication and CSR projects.

Specifically, You Will

  • Use a variety of mediums to develop corporate internal communications, including text, video and graphics
  • Assist with building presentations decks, including gathering data, images and content
  • Maintain the corporate communications calendar
  • Write and distribute departmental newsletters
  • Support employee communications tools such as Nudge, building and creating corporate nudge content and maintaining updates
  • Act as the primary contact for external Corporate Social Responsibility requests
  • Assist in managing Corporate Social Responsibility programs, including associate volunteer events
  • Manage reporting for all CSR programs, including tracking donations
  • Support the coordination and execution of internal events, including planning, scheduling and developing the run of show
  • Support the annual internal conference committee in dealing with planning and logistics, managing the flow of content, booking meetings and coordinating communication to associates.

Some Of What You Need

  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience in a communications role. Corporate Social Responsibility experience is an asset
  • University or college degree or equivalent experience. A specialization in communications is an asset.
  • Systems oriented with very good knowledge of communication and presentation software, e.g. Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Demonstrated success with development of internal communications, using a variety of mediums.
  • Experience hosting virtual events, including developing run of show and hosting the event on MS Teams or Zoom.
  • Familiarity with business use of social media such as LinkedIn and Facebook.
  • Demonstrated excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Effective project and time management skills.
  • Bilingualism an asset. (French/English)
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy. Comfortable with multi-tasking and able to balance competing priorities and deadlines.
  • String communication and collaboration skills
  • Curious
  • Approachable
  • Passionate
  • Solution finder

Some Of What You Will Get

  • Associate discount
  • Health and Dental benefits
  • Performance bonuses
  • Learning & Development programs
  • And more...



Additional Information

Richmond Hill, ON, Canada
Is this business right for you?

Learn more about the employer

Send my application

(NB: A new window will open and will lead you to the site where the employer wishes to receive the applications.)


Add to "my applied jobs"

More from the employer