Manager, Special Projects

Hydro One Networks Inc - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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34262 - Toronto - Temporary - 6 months

Hydro One is proud to be the largest electricity transmission and distribution provider in Ontario, serving nearly 1.4 million customers. We have a long history in the industry with our roots dating back over 110 years to 1906. Since then, we have worked to grow and evolve to meet the changing needs of our customers and communities across Ontario. Today, we’re focused on providing exceptional customer service and ensuring we are building safe communities where we live, work and play.

It’s an exciting time to join the team at Hydro One!

The Manager, Special Projects (Communications Projects Manager) is a results-driven communications professional. This role will lead the development and execution of internal and external communications strategies, plan communications activities and will deliver integrated communications campaigns for the organization.


Develop and implement strategic communications plans for new and existing programs
Work with internal subject matter experts as a trusted advisor to create customized plans to achieve communications objectives
Manage the execution of communications plans with contractors, creative services and other vendors
Monitor, review and report on communications activities and results
Participate in the planning and execution for internal and external events
Lead and/or contribute to cross-functional communications programs

Knowledge and Experience

Knowledge and experience working in the Ontario’s energy sector
Knowledge of communications strategies, approaches and tactics
Significant experience with large projects involving complex communications strategies
University Degree with a marketing, communications or business focus, with 10+ years of communications-related experience and a successful record of developing and delivering communications strategies through to implementation
Excellent organization skills – a demonstrated history of effective time management, coordination with stakeholders, managing internal or external client expectations
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Proven track record of working with creative agencies to achieve results
Strong analytical, creative and strategic skills
Solid negotiating, influencing and decision making
Strong team player with exceptional interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to work well with others

At Hydro One we understand that the success and strength of our business rests with our people. When we develop their skills, we are investing in both their success and ours. To secure the best talent, we seek to create a workforce that reflects the diverse populations of the communities where we live and work and to create a culture based on safety, innovation and inclusiveness.

We are honoured to be recognized by Forbes in its list of Canada’s Best Employers for 2019.

Thank you for considering a career with Hydro One, we welcome applications from all qualified candidates. If you are having difficulty using our online application system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, please email Hydro One will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in the job application process.

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Deadline: January 20, 2020

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