Overview

Gildan Coordinator, Corporate Communications Full Time in Montréal, QC

Gildan

Branch Montréal QC CA

Position:
Coordinator, Corporate Communications
Location:
Montréal, QC

Reporting to the Manager, Corporate Communications, the candidate will actively participate in the deployment of various corporate communications projects and…

Gildan Activewear Inc. has grown to become a leading supplier of quality branded basic family apparel with 42,000 employees worldwide. In order to support the Company’s growth objectives and to continue raising Gildan’s profile, the Corporate Marketing & Communications department is expanding and seeking to integrate new members who are looking to contribute to stimulating projects and challenges with their expertise and focused efforts.

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Manager, Corporate Communications, the candidate will actively participate in the deployment of various corporate communications projects and initiatives, including any major projects in which the Corporate Marketing and Communications department is involved, and will contribute to achieving the department’s short and long term objectives. This person will also provide support to the other departments and regions with regard to their communication needs.

Key Areas of Responsibility

Corporate communications

  • Ensure an ongoing media monitoring on the Company and various subjects of interest
  • Prepare and coordinate daily media review
  • Prepare monthly press report to the board
  • Coordinate the distribution of press releases
  • Participate in drafting corporate communication material
  • Collaborate to the development and regular update of communications procedures
  • Support quarterly financial results communications process
  • Maintain and update corporate information database (fact sheet, Q&A)
  • Coordinate all translation required in internal and external corporate communications
    • Manage relationship with the translation partner
    • Proof reading the translation
  • Conduct administrative tasks as needed

Internal Communications

  • Support the Manager, Internal Communications as needed.

Profile & Core Competencies

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications or Public Relations, or other related fields.
  • Between 2-3 years of experience in communications.
  • Excellent spoken and written French and English (Spanish would also be an asset)
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills with the ability to work well as part of a team
  • Flexibility in personality, tasks and schedule
  • Strong organizational skills with particular attention to details
  • Ability to work on different projects at the same time and manage priorities
  • Autonomous
  • Ability to assimilate information rapidly and effectively
  • Highly reliable and discrete in handling proprietary and confidential information
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint

We thank you for your interest in a career at Gildan, however only those candidates retained for an interview will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Montreal, QC, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-31
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