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At Rexall, we are community difference makers. Our hearts skip a beat when we meet talent who sees the bigger picture and wants to make an impact in our communities, our teams, and our business.
This means finding even better ways to work, share ideas, and making a material difference in the Rexall journey.
We are leaders in health and wellness and a talent destination for over 8600 Rexall team members. We are proud to be part of the McKesson family, ranked fifth in the fortune 500.
Together, we are defining better health through innovation, service, and living the ICARE values. Talk about a dream team!
The road ahead is one of adventure and heart. Are you our next all star?
The Role : Director, Communications and Corporate Relations
Reporting to SVP Human Resources & Corporate Relations, you will build and implement Rexall’s communications strategy and lead internal communications, external communication and public relations.
In close partnership with various key stakeholders, you will develop an authentic narrative, engaging employees, customers, the media and the general public.
Among your initial mandates will be the development and growth of a high-performing communications team, and the identification and implementation of new and / or enhanced communications tools and frameworks.
You will also serve as an Executive member on the Rexall Foundation and is accountable for the overall management and operation of the committee.
Principal Responsibilities :
Prepare EOC members in advance of speaking engagements and media interviews; and
Develop and implement two-way leader communication strategies, equipping leaders with timely key messaging.
Oversee the Emerging Media, content strategies that support external media efforts in conjunction with Marketing Digital Manager; and
Develop listening and engagement strategies to fully leverage social media capabilities.
Celebrate success, build pride and engage employees with inspiring stories; and
Actively support culture by fostering greater diversity of thought, cross functional collaboration and teamwork, ownership, and accountability.
Serve as a member of the Rexall Foundation
Manage the day to day operations of the Foundation (funding requests, strategy, public relations, budget, etc.)
Perform other duties as assigned to support Rexall Pharmacy Group Ltd.
University degree in a related discipline.
Superior writing, editing and communication skills both verbal and written.
7 10 years’ experience in a Public Relations role with relative knowledge of PR and media relations theory and practices.
Knowledge of Investor relations, corporate governance, and corporate responsibility practices.
Knowledge of Customer relationship development practices.
Demonstrated experience with Web and print design and production processes.
Familiarity with advertising, marketing and promotion and event planning practices.
Demonstrated people management skills; experience in leading a group or team.
Strong negotiation skills and presentation skills.
Excellent project management, organization and time management skills required.
Relevant experience with Print production and Web production practices and / or processes.
Relevant work experience in a Retail and / or Pharmaceutical environment.
Able to work under minimal supervisions, both independently and within a team setting.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office; familiarity with desktop publishing and graphic design software, and Apple platform.
The Rexall DNA :
Ready to make an impact - You are mission-driven and want to make a difference
Builds consensus - Your people-first mindset shows in all that you do
Embraces change - You move fast and change excites you
Drives achievement - You are wired to always exceed your personal best
Overcomes adversity - You see the world as glass half full and embrace a good challenge
Trail blazer - You love creating the path forward and being able to shape the future
Fun - You think laughter is the best medicine and your positive energy is contagious
A closely connected culture
Competitive compensation, pension, benefits, personal days, employee discounts, and vacation time
Fully utilizing your talent
Professional growth and development via challenging projects and assignments
Warm and fuzzy feelings knowing you have helped your community, your team, the business and social causes through the Rexall Foundation
Are you ALLIN ?
Rexall Pharmacy Group Ltd. is committed to providing an accessible environment for all of our customers, employees, and job applicants.
Rexall Pharmacy Group Ltd. will make available to any selected applicants accommodations and / or accessible formats should he / she require.
Candidates are encouraged to discuss any accommodation he / she may need in order to allow for the most effective selection process.