Communications Manager - Canada
Managed the national internal communication of business priorities, issues and news for the Canadian business.
Proactively assessed communication needs and made recommendations to the Country leadership.
Provided communications counsel to President and business leaders on strategic communications and recommendations to manage key issues within the Canadian region.
Led the development and execution of public affairs strategy for the business including support for issues management, issues training and media relations.
Developed communication messages and tactics to increase visibility and positioning in Canada while increasing its image and reputation amongst the media and key stakeholders.
Identified emerging external issues and communications opportunities, responded to requests for information and represent the organization externally.
Collaborated with Communications, Government Affairs, Marketing Communications, Industry Relations and Community Investment to ensure consistency and effectiveness of key messages.
Provided counsel and creative execution for major business presentations, internal websites, key internal communications and key external meetings.
- Managed the Community Investment program for Canada overseeing corporate donations, and managing associated public relations.