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Advisor, Corporate Communications

Saputo Cheese

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Montr, AL
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Job Description

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Job Overview:

At Saputo, our best comes from our people. We’re a talented and caring team with a longstanding history of excellence. Since our first days delivering cheese on a bicycle, we’ve grown into a leading global dairy processor by staying true to the culture that defines us. Each of our employees is committed to uphold our tradition of care, quality, and passion through food, and together, we foster an environment where we can all make contributions that matter–from our manufacturing plants to our office locations and everywhere in-between.

Overview of The Role

Reporting to the Manager, Corporate Communications, you will be responsible for upholding Saputo's employer value proposition and corporate brand image through a variety of communications. As part of your role, you will develop and maintain communication plans and tools in support of various Corporate Communications, Corporate Responsibility, and Human Resources initiatives. Striving to effectively engage employees and other stakeholders, you will be crafting and editing communications, developing support materials and participating in the design and distribution of multiple assets in multiple languages.

How You Will Make Contributions That Matter:

  • Work within a team and apply critical thinking to communicate information effectively;
  • See to the upkeep and protection of the Company's brand image in all communication elements, including the quality of communication tools;
  • Support the Corporate Communications, Corporate Responsibility, Human Resources, and other corporate teams to ensure consistency and excellence in the execution of communication initiatives;
  • Collaborate with appropriate teams to disseminate engaging narratives through internal and external channels;
  • Craft a variety of materials, including memos, key messages, speeches and presentations in French and English;
  • Assist in maintaining the Company’s editorial calendar to maximize the impact of each communication;
  • With training, assist with the design of eye-catching, high-performing communications and emails;
  • Coordinate the translation of texts, carry out revision and quality control of these texts and oversee the development of creative assets, as required, with external suppliers;
  • Act as back-up and/or collaborator for external communication activities as required such as accurately managing general inquiries, media requests, media monitoring and the distribution of press releases;
  • Partake in various Corporate Communications-led initiatives, events and any other related tasks.

You Are Best Suited for The Role If You Have the Following Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in communications or a related field;
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in a similar position;
  • Superior attention to detail and excellence in ensuring continuity of content and messaging;
  • Excellent oral and written skills in French and English, including grammar;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, diplomacy and the ability to maintain complete discretion;
  • Ability to work closely with internal and external stakeholders and ensure deadlines are met;
  • Ability to manage several projects at once and to work under pressure;
  • Experience in PowerPoint is considered an asset;
  • Ability to plan, organize and manage priorities;
  • Excellent judgment, resourcefulness and self-reliance;
  • Creativity;
  • Team spirit.

We support and care for our employees and their families by providing:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Advantageous corporate agreements
  • Full range of group insurance benefits
  • Group retirement pension plan with employer contribution
  • Purchase option of company stocks
  • Group RRSP
  • Health and wellness program in the workplace
  • Assistance program for employees and their families
  • Saputo products at a discounted price

We support employment equity. Saputo strives to embed diversity and inclusion in its operations and invites candidates from all horizons to join its family.

Our story began in Canada in 1954, when the Saputo family's hard work and dedication created a thriving dairy business. More than 65 years later, our roots in this country remain strong with our Corporate Headquarters in Montréal. Today, we are a leading cheese manufacturer and fluid milk and cream processor in Canada with well-loved brands, such as Saputo, Alexis de Portneuf, Armstrong, Baxter, Dairyland, Joyya, Milk2Go, Milk2Go Sport, Neilson, Nutrilait, Scotsburn* and Woolwich Goat Dairy. Thanks to our national footprint, we're proud to bring our best to our customers and consumers, and have plenty of opportunities for our employees to grow in their own way. And we do it while also striving to build a healthier future for our people and the communities where we operate, guided by our values and the Saputo Promise. To learn more about Saputo in Canada, please click here. (http://saputo.com/en/our-products/canada-sector)

Join the Saputo Dairy Products Canada team to make your contributions matter every day!

* SCOTSBURN is a registered trademark and is used under license by Saputo Dairy Products Canada G.P.

The material contained herein is provided for informational purposes only. All open jobs offered by Saputo Inc. and all companies, corporations, partnerships, limited partnerships and other entities controlled by Saputo Inc. (collectively, “Saputo”) on Saputo's web site are subject to specific job skill requirements. The job skill requirements, qualifications, and preferred experience are determined by a Saputo subsidiary, office or department, and all positions are subject to local prevailing employment laws and restrictions. This would include immigration laws pertaining to work authorization requirements and any other applicable government permissions or compliance. The materials on this site are provided without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to warranties regarding the accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this site or in any referenced links. While Saputo attempts to update this site on a timely basis, the information is effective only as of the time and date of posting. Strict confidentiality will be observed at all times. Saputo is an equal opportunity employer. The information on this site is for information purposes only and is not intended to be relied upon with legal consequence.

Saputo welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations may be available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.