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Education specialist

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 1080, Grande Allee West
  • Location: Québec, Quebec
  • Other Possible Location(s): Montreal, Quebec; Toronto, Ontario
  • Job category: Sales and business development
  • Job ID: JR10014017
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2022-08-21

Description

Sales, Group Benefit and Retirement Solutions/Québec, Montréal, Toronto/Occasional travel required/Desired start date: As soon as possible

Join a passionate and dynamic National Team that is focused on educating members within the Group Benefits and Group Savings and Retirement space.

The Education Specialist, under the direction of the Manager of the CoPilot, Education and Communications Team, will provide members with a range of activities that create an engaging education experience, that is focused on helping members deepen their learning while providing them with the support they need to achieve their personal goals, improve their health and well-being.

The Education Specialist will also be responsible for facilitating member education sessions for our existing and new clients. Also, as part of their role, the Education Specialist will also be asked to represent iA Financial Group to potential clients during the shortlist process.

The Education role includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Deliver onsite / virtual education & training sessions which include in-class, e-learning, and virtual facilitation to our members using different types of mediums
  • Develop and help implement education and communication strategies. Collaborate with colleagues and internal stakeholders to design and implement learning solutions
  • Teach members how to take advantage of the tools and services available to them
    Solid written and oral communication skills
  • Participate and be a contributing team member in the development of new education features, tools, and services
  • Participate in finalist presentations
     

Travel required within the province. May occasionally be asked to travel within Canada.

Your career path looks like this:

  • A passionate and dynamic self-starter who is comfortable working both independently as a part of a team
  • Strong organization, time management, and planning skills
  • Strong presentation skills, communication, and persuasion skills
  • University Degree or equivalent is an asset in a related field of study
  • Superior presentation and facilitation skills with the ability to engage audiences
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite / applications
  • Experience with designing and developing training material using multiple delivery methods, including instructor led, web based, audio and video is a plus
  • Ideal candidate would have 2 years of working knowledge of capital accumulation plans. defined benefits plans, investments, and / or knowledge of Group Benefits (Group Insurance) products and services
  • Excellent English and French language skills, both oral and written, due to frequent interactions with English and French-speaking clients across Canada.
  • Life License Qualification Program (LLQP) or AMF (Retirement) will be required. May be done after hiring.

At iA, we invest,
in you.

Our employees are our best investment and we have much to offer them.


Company Overview

About

iA Financial Group is the strength of a company with a human side, with its over 8,000 employees. Together, we have earned the trust of our more than four million clients and 25,000 advisors who have chosen us for their insurance, savings, and wealth management.

With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

At iA, we’re invested in you.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At iA Financial Group, we support and celebrate diversity. We strive to provide a workplace that is recognized as inclusive for all, regardless of ethnic origin, nationality, language, religious beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family situation, or physical or mental disability.

Please note that if you need help or assistance to make the recruitment process more accessible for you, please contact us here. Someone from our team will be happy to assist you.