Pay Rate: $40
Location: Toronto ON
Job Type: Contract

Our client, a large Top 5 Bank in Canada, is seeking a Communications Analyst for a 6-month contract position located in downtown Toronto. In this role, you will interact with the program team related to Cyber Security & Risk, regarding risk/compliance tools, application security training, data classification and access management awareness. 

Daily responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Develop Communication Plan / Strategy and ensure alignment to business initiative objectives, milestones and stakeholder needs. 
  • Responsible for the development and production support of recurring communication deliverables as identified in the communication plan(s) and ad-hoc communication requests.
  • Develop and manage delivery of strategic presentations and stakeholder communications for executive audiences, which may include Board Committees, Group Executive, Operating Committees, Program Sponsors, Steering Committee, Business platforms and I.T.
  • Manage the creation and coordination of content, execution and maintenance of various communication vehicles for stakeholders: orientation presentations, education sessions, which may include SharePoint site, weekly or bi-weekly team updates as indicated, etc.
  • Leads the coordination, design and implementation of transition management / process adaptations for business unit impacted by business processes.  Activities include assessing training needs, forecasting staffing requirements, performing role impact analysis, and creating roll-out tool kits; as well as coordinating / managing training activities. 
  • Interact with the program teams (program managers, project managers, business analysts, operations)
  • Interpret/position technical information for the all internal employees, including executive level and non-technical audiences, making complex concepts relatable and relevant
  • Design and deliver end user training


Candidates to meet consideration will possess the following skills:

  • 5+ years strategic internal communications program management
  • Portfolio demonstrating writing skills and experience (i.e., copy, presentations, communication materials, announcements, emails, articles, flyers, etc.)
  • Superior presentation skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills required to deliver messages across a wide spectrum of individuals having varying degrees of technical understanding
  • Marketing experience would be an asset
  • Experience in working in information technology or cyber security/IT risk would be an asset
  • Change management knowledge
  • Knowledge of banking/financial sector terminology would be an asset
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in a liberal arts discipline (i.e., English, Journalism, Communications, Marketing)
  • IABC/Adult Learning certification would be an asset 


Job Type:  Communications Analyst
Salary: 76,000-80,000 per annum
Location: Downtown Toronto


Please send your resume, in MS Word format, to today!