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Work Where You Want(WWYW) - but regular activities in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario
Engagement Team
40000 - 55000 cad / hour
Sun, Mar 26, 2023
Full time

As a Content Creator & Communications Coordinator at the Grand River Hospital Foundation, you will play a critical role in telling the living story of Grand River Hospital internally and within the community as we evolve the way a hospital & foundation communicates. You will play a crucial role in the integrated Grand River Hospital and Foundation Marketing and Communications team and enact, inform and connect the hospital’s strategic plan (Aiming High) by communicating through current channels and innovative ways we build as a team. You’ll lead projects and require an excellent understanding of the importance of high-quality, efficient communication and engagement activities and how they integrate to support messaging and priorities.



Values of the Foundation

  • Enable Easy
  • Tenacious & Relentless Action
  • Transparent First
  • Welcome One to Welcome All
  • Trailblaze
  • In Service and Hospitality

Values of the Hospital

  • Care!
  • Trust & Be Trustworthy
  • Courage to Start, Heart to Finish
  • Welcome One to Welcome All


  • Belief and experience in the power of communications, design and marketing to make an impact with strong writing and interpersonal communication skills — people tell you that you are a good writer
  • A passion for the rapid development of ideas and implementation with a high level of initiative
  • Critical thinker with the ability to connect and align priorities and to determine how different tools and tactics can engage an audience
  • Able to adapt, organize, prioritize and balance work and multiple priorities coming from all directions
  • Comfortable with giving and receiving feedback that helps make the final product better
  • Bonus: Knowledge of or experience working within the health sector and/or experience using Canva and Notion
  • Fully vaccinated, including Covid in accordance with the Hospital’s requirements

What you'll do

  • Create powerful content for all kinds of media that brings our values to life to amplify our Hospital’s and Foundation’s Aiming High plan
  • Organize the development of a myriad of publications for internal and external audiences
  • Lead, enhance and execute the Hospital and Foundation’s social media connected to the overall health system that we are striving to make world class
  • Coordinate, respond to and action communications inquiries and requests
  • Manage the shared photo database with a focus on enabling easy and support with photography and videography
  • Be on call for one week, every month or so to support the Hospital in the event of critical communication needs

What We Offer

  • The annual salary is in Band A $40,000-$55,000
  • 4 weeks vacation
  • 4 day weeks from Victoria to Labour Day and December
  • Full-time role with benefits and pension (HOOPP)
  • Work where you work best but with close access to KW
  • Planned team get-togethers and team strategy sessions every 12 weeks (#12wy)
  • Chromebook and Mobile (iPhone or Android)
  • Growth culture with big dreams and on a mission to rally the community to create a world class health system
  • A reduced-hierarchy organization that is passionate about your success personally and professionally

The Process

  • You apply, traditionally (resume, cover letter & portfolio) or not (video, greatest hits montage, etc.)
  • We welcome all, unequivocally, we just ask you to bring a passion for the values and the attributes
  • It is unrealistic for us to believe we will find someone who fits this position 100% and that is just fine with us
  • Speed Interview for the top 10 selected candidates (5 min with each of 8-10 team members by Google Meet - sometimes we'll do a next round more in-depth)
  • You start as soon as you can, we are looking to onboard right away

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