OTIP (Ontario Teachers Insurance Plan) is a member-focused, service-driven organization that puts people, both our members and our employees, first. We are committed to providing a positive work environment and to developing careers. We’re looking for someone to join our team as a:
Communications Coordinator (1 Year Contract)
Do you have a way of communicating complicated things in a simple way?
Do you have a knack for knowing how to partner with people?
If the above sounds like you, then consider OTIP for your next career move!
As a member of our Corporate Communications team, your responsibilities will include:
Assisting in the execution of communication plans to support corporate projects and initiatives.
Reviewing communications and materials designed for mass distribution by proofreading and editing documentation, ensuring accuracy and compliance with brand and corporate standards and coordinating translation.
Developing communications collateral, which includes designing, writing and coordinating communications material such as articles, newsletters, reports, presentations, etc.
Assisting the communications team to write, post, and maintain content on the corporate website, as well as official social media sites.
Working collaboratively with the Social Media and Online Community Engagement Specialist and internal departments to efficiently and effectively respond to online customer service inquiries and coordinate social media content.
If this opportunity sounds interesting, and you meet the following requirements, you might be the person we’re looking for. We need someone who has:
A university degree or college diploma in Communications, Public Relations, English, or a related subject.
One to three years’ experience in a communications-related role.
Exceptional writing, editing and proofreading skills, including proficiency in the use of the Canadian Press style guide.
Prior experience with social media monitoring tools/dashboards.
OTIP is more than just a place to work. In addition to competitive salaries and industry-leading benefits, OTIP offers a work environment where your opinions are valued and expected! Our employees have the opportunity to provide feedback on departmental goals, to participate on committees, to work collaboratively, and to continuously improve their professional skills. As one of Waterloo Area’s Top Employers for 2019, as awarded by Toronto-based publisher Mediacorp Canada, we take pride in our employee programs, including health and wellness initiatives, charity involvement, social events and much more! To recruit the best, we offer the best. For more information on OTIP and its Group of Companies (TW, CURO), our company culture, and perks we offer, visit the ‘Life at OTIP’ page on our website.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply online.
OTIP and its Group of Companies strive to create an accessible and inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with respect and dignity. Upon individual request, OTIP and its Group of Companies will endeavour to remove any barrier to the recruitment and selection processes and provide accommodations for persons with disabilities.
OTIP and its Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants for showing an interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.