Content Contributor Co-op Student (Winter 2019 Work-Term)

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  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Writing / Editing

Discover your Opportunity!This is your opportunity to help transform one of Canada”s largest and most trusted companies and join the Digital Services Customer Experience group at Great-West Life. We’re an innovative, agile and fast-paced team within one of Canada”s largest insurance and financial institutions. We are looking for a detail-oriented digital native who will act as a Content Contributor on the Digital Services Customer Experience team across Great-West Life, Canada Life and London Life. Based in Toronto or London, the successful candidate must have experience publishing content online. In this role you will:Publish frequent updates of fresh, relevant content to our digital platforms.Migrate content from legacy sites and systems to new platforms.Collaborate closely with Digital Editors to adapt review, edit and publish content online. Communicate proactively with colleagues to address publishing needs.Work with web developers to understand how to author and publish pages in the content management system (CMS).Help resolve CMS bugs with support from web developersPrioritize and manage multiple tasks at any given time.Contribute to the development and maintenance of digital properties.Regularly review and provide input on publishing workflows for efficiencies and effectiveness.Work closely with web developers to adjust and improve workflows.Complete daily and weekly content fixes to the site.Qualifications and competencies:Background in online publishingKnowledge and experience working with content management systems, particularly Adobe Experience Manager ( AEM ), is a strong asset.Diploma or degree in publishing, communications, journalism or media and information an assetBasic knowledge of HTML and CSS.Self-motivated, organized and able to multitask and prioritize jobs to meet deadlines.Familiarity with JIRA and Confluence is an asset.Thrives in a culture of curiosity, creativity, collaboration, speed, innovation, excellence and a fun work environment.Good understanding of SEO.We offer a challenging, team-oriented work environment, competitive income and benefits, and opportunities for professional and personal development and growth. Apply with cover letter, resume and transcript today! Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of 12 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States. As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings. We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations. We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential. Candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.