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Communications Advisor


Job Description

Communications Advisor
Reference: R2119720
Duration: Temporary work: scheduled to end on December 31, 2022
Work Location: 333 First Commerce Dr., Aurora
Unposting Date : 2021-09-30
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
We are seeking a Communications Advisor who will support the Desjardins Agent Network (DAN). The person in this position carries out various communication mandates and develops action plans. The incumbent writes content related to these mandates and has excellent oral and written communication skills.
Main Responsibilities
  • Identifies needs, advises and supports the client with respect to internal communication initiatives, and communication programs, tools and activities, according to recognized Desjardins practices.
  • Helps plan, design, execute and coordinate the development, implementation and evolution of various communication mandates or plans, and ensures they meet clients' needs.
  • Works closely with business partners and subject matter experts to write, edit and proofread high quality copy in a fast-paced environment.
  • Creates clear and compelling communications in various formats including memos, presentations, scripts and newsletters.
  • Ensures compliance with regulations, standards and processes for communicating information.
  • Establishes and maintains a network of internal partners and external suppliers to assist with communication needs.


  • Bachelor's degree in Communication or Public Relations
  • A minimum of fours years of formal (business or corporate) communications experience
  • Sales communication and insurance industry experience (an asset)
  • Please note that other combinations of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered
  • For vacant positions available in Quebec, please note that knowledge of French is required
Desjardins Cross-sector skills
  • Action oriented, Customer Focus, Differences, Nimble learning
Key competencies for the job
  • Business insight, Interpersonal Savvy
Other working conditions
Temporary work: scheduled to end on December 31, 2022
May be expected to travel and work irregular hours

How To Apply

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Aurora ON

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Job Location
Aurora ON
Job Level & Type
Intermediate Level
Listing To Be Posted Until
October 24, 2021
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