Digital Marketing Design Specialist

Financial Horizons Group

Kitchener

a year ago

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Description

Join Financial Horizons Group (FHG): The Financial Services Company of Choice

Financial Horizons Group offers varied career opportunities for dynamic people seeking to demonstrate their drive and contribute to our team.

Headquartered in Kitchener, Ontario, and with a presence right across the country, we are confident in our level of service and in our complete offering.

We offer:

  • Work-life balance in a professional and engaging environment;
  • Personal development opportunities and training;
  • A strong coaching culture whereby communication and growth are prioritized;
  • Generous paid sick/emergency, vacation and bereavement leave policies;
  • Competitive pay with yearly compensation reviews;
  • Above average group benefits and RRSP matching plans;
  • Market leading wellness credit and years of service recognition programs.

About Financial Horizons Group:

Financial Horizons Group is a leading, national, Canadian-owned and operated Managing General Agency (MGA) that offers a comprehensive selection of life/health insurance, employee benefits, pensions, investments, structured settlements, and risk management products and services to advisors throughout Canada.

As an MGA, Financial Horizons Group is appointed by 24 insurance companies to distribute their products and services, through independent financial advisors to Canadian consumers. Financial Horizons Group partners with financial advisors for support in growing advisors' businesses. This commitment translates into providing advisors with the ideal mix of resources, products and services that they, in turn, can offer to their clients.

Responsibilities:

  • Website updates (text/images) for English/French FHG sites
  • Website updates (text/images) for Continuum, Excel, and other divisional websites
  • Liaising with web development agencies, troubleshoots technical issues on all corporate websites
  • Makes content updates to Intranet; supports IA and UE for Intranet environment, troubleshoots minor issues and liaises with IT and/or Intranet software provider on larger technical issues
  • Smart Room support: graphics, videos and updates to other content
  • Schedules and provides graphics to enhance Social Media presence (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook); content provided by Marketing team
  • Social Media account maintenance for FHG and divisions; research into new social media platforms
  • Overflow graphic design – both print and digital
  • Assembles and distributes newsletters and other digital communications with support of Marketing team
  • Supports Marketing & Communications initiatives with design input and suggestions for innovation
  • Any other duties as assigned

Skills/Attributes:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Bilingual (written/comprehension) at an intermediate level is required; basic oral proficiency in French preferred
  • Advanced writing & editing skills
  • An eye for design and branding; ability to interpret corporate brand guidelines
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and to handle competing priorities
  • Ability to manage multiple projects of varying scales
  • Discretion and good judgment in handling sensitive material and information
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to interpret and incorporate strategic objectives and the Mission, Vision & Values of the organization in projects
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Experience with print and digital graphic design an asset
  • Experience in financial/insurance sectors as asset

Job Knowledge or Work Experience:

  • 2-3 years of experience in graphic design
  • Extensive experience working in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience with Drupal, Wordpress and/or other CMS platforms
  • Experience with video production and editing preferred
  • Innovative, responsive, flexible and resilient
  • Familiarity with Journey Sales “Smart Rooms” is a strong asset
  • Bilingual (written/comprehension) an asset

Education:

  • 2-3 year degree/diploma in graphic design, or equivalent experience

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

  • Working in an office environment
  • Regular working schedule, day shift
  • Occasional lifting required
  • Position based in Kitchener (National Head Office) with minimum travel required

Financial Horizons Group is an employer endorsing the principle of equal access to employment and employment equity within the whole company. We thank all those who apply, however; only applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.

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