WildBrain

Internal Communications Coordinator

Job Locations CA-ON-Toronto
Posted Date 1 month ago(12/20/2022 1:15 PM)
Job ID
2022-5628

Overview

Hybrid work: Employees work in a hybrid model balancing collaboration in our office and remote work. 

 

Find a job that lets your imagination run wild! 

WildBrain is made up of a team of innovators and creators who bring industry-leading kids’ content and brands to families globally. We inspire imagination, put creativity first, and believe in the power of storytelling. We are constantly connecting the powers of our global team, making WildBrain a collaborative, openminded and passionate environment to work in.  

To work at WildBrain means you get to create stories that lets imaginations run wild. Join our team today to become part of the story!  

 

About the Role 

We’re seeking an Internal Communications Coordinator to join our Internal Communications team. Reporting to the Sr. Manager, Internal Communications, the Internal Communications Coordinator contributes to the execution of employee communications programs. The successful candidate has impeccable writing skills and acts as a liaison for internal stakeholders across WildBrain’s global business, developing and managing the distribution of strategic internal messages across the company’s internal channels.

 

Responsibilities  

 

  • Support the Sr. Manager, Internal Communications to deliver the internal communications program, ensuring the company’s internal voice is consistent and present throughout all communications materials and initiatives.
  • Create with direction compelling internal communications materials for multiple audiences including written, graphic and video content.
  • Act as primary content manager of WildBrain’s global intranet portal and weekly newsletter, by liaising with business units and divisional stakeholders to create original and engaging content, ensure all materials are relevant, and distribute updates company-wide on a weekly basis.
  • Contribute to the development, planning and execution of local and global internal communications events (diversity and inclusion, wellness, recognition, etc.) to enhance employee engagement.

Qualifications

  • Experience in a communications role, preferably within a global organization.
  • Post-secondary degree or college diploma in communications, journalism or public relations, or relevant experience.
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills, strong attention to detail and a proven ability to adapt voice and tone according to the intended audience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Superior time management and organizational skills with an ability to prioritize and balance multiple priorities.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to build relationships with multiple stakeholders, including interacting with executives.
  • A creative sensibility and passion for employee culture and community-building.
  • Keen desire to learn and take on new challenges.
  • Demonstrated good judgment, tact and discretion when dealing with confidential and sensitive information.

Nice-to-haves

  • Skills in graphic design software (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Canva) and video editing programs (Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro) are an asset.
  • Experience using website content management systems (WordPress, Drupal, SharePoint) is an asset.

 

We encourage all those who are interested to apply, even if they don’t meet every qualification and requirement. We’re open to reviewing applications that meet most of the listed criteria, and strongly encourage you to apply for consideration.

 

What We Offer 

Working at WildBrain is more than a job — it’s the opportunity to join forces with extraordinary, insightful and imaginative people who will recognize your talents and encourage your professional growth and development in a work environment that promotes creativity and individuality. We offer competitive family-focused benefits, we invest in our people and their future with generous RRSP matching, plus bonus time-off, because you deserve it! 

 

Our Commitment 

Diversity and Inclusion are in our DNA. As a global leader in kids and family entertainment, we strive to reflect and honour the diversity of our audiences around the world. We believe that creating diverse and inclusive content & brands begins with fostering a culture of belonging at WildBrain. To us, a culture of belonging is one where we celebrate and welcome the diversity of all employees, stakeholders, and external partners and strive to create an environment where every individual feels valued, respected, and brings their authentic self to work.  

 

We demonstrate our commitment to this by striving to provide a supportive work environment and a corporate culture that welcomes and encourages equal opportunities for all employees. We recognize that people bring experience and talent that goes beyond the technical skills and requirements of a job. If you possess similar experience that is close to what we’ve listed here, we encourage you to please still consider applying. We strongly believe that diverse experience, transferable skills, and passion are key! WildBrain accommodates people with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required. 

 

About WildBrain: 

At WildBrain we make great content for kids and families. With approximately 13,000 half-hours of filmed entertainment in our library – one of the world’s most extensive – we are home to such brands as Peanuts, Teletubbies, Strawberry Shortcake, Caillou, Inspector Gadget, Johnny Test and Degrassi. Our shows are seen in more than 150 countries on over 500 telecasters and streaming platforms. WildBrain’s portfolio spans all areas of the entertainment industry: WildBrain Studios, where we develop and produce hit animated and live actions series; WildBrain Television, which is composed of prominent kids’ television channels in Canada (Family Channel, Family CHRGD, Family Jr. and Télémagino); home to Peanuts Worldwide; brand management to some of the world’s most-loved kids brands; celebrated global licensing and distribution teams with WildBrain CPLG, and a leading children’s YouTube network in WildBrain Spark, one of the largest networks of kids’ channels on YouTube, with over 168 million subscribers. 

 

WildBrain is headquartered in Canada with offices worldwide and trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: WILD). Visit wildbrain.com to learn more! 

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