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Commercial Communications Partner – Linguistic Solutions - 27441

Location: DORVAL, QC, Canada
Posting Start Date: Nov 22, 2021
Posting End Date: Nov 29, 2021


Job Description


Being part of Air Canada is to become part of an iconic Canadian symbol, recently ranked the best Airline in North America. Let your career take flight by joining our diverse and vibrant team at the leading edge of passenger aviation.
The Commercial Communications Specialist is responsible for effectively and consistently delivering digital, social media, and print creative copy for marketing and advertising assets within the Linguistic Solutions team for Air Canada in French, reflecting English content. 
The incumbent is highly proficient at creative copy development and proofreading and can manage multiple projects at a time from concept through to completion. They understand how to visually communicate the brand in storytelling and retail environments, the importance of paying attention to detail, and are extremely organized. While some projects may require the use of external resources, this role is expected to be hands-on. 
Key Functions & Accountabilities
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with the Air Canada Brand group (Creative Studio, Marketing — route support, product, social media, e-commerce, sponsorships and events, sales communications, Aeroplan — other partners), and external agency partners to craft the content and brand voice for use across multimedia channels including digital, social media and print. Ensure the output communicates desired message within marketing brief, brand guidelines and culture.
  • Deliver copywriting solutions in French that reinforce Air Canada’s brand voice that merry with the visual elements to achieve desired brief objectives. Use creative translation techniques to capture the tone of Marketing copy when translating from English to French.
  • Interpret, gain and communicate insights on competitor activity to inform messaging direction
  • Generate multiple concepts for a campaign or project. 
  • Manage multiple projects at a time from concept through to completion ensuring to meet priorities, deadlines and strategy for each project.
  • Manage editorial calendars, obtain approvals and post content to creative delivery system.
  • Provide quality control over projects to ensure brand voice consistency.
  • Manage any freelance resources as required to complete projects on time, budget and strategy.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Must have 3-5 years’ experience in advertising, marketing or mass communications.
  • Bachelors’ Degree or Diploma in creative writing, translation or related field from a recognized institution. 
  • Ability to effectively communicate across multiple media formats and producing both dynamic and static assets.
  • Ability to familiarize yourself with technical or industry topics in a timely manner.
  • Possess experience in search engine optimization, digital advertising, user experience and user interface experience.
  • Exceptional writing skills in both French and English.
  • Deftly manage and appreciate constructive criticism.
  • Must be passionate about technology, design and communications.
  • Must be keenly interested in overall creative and digital ecosystem.
  • Able to present concepts and be a team player to achieve the correct copywriting solution.
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work with minimal supervision and under tight deadlines.
  • Strong attention to detail.
Conditions of Employment:
  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the country of interest, at the time any offer of employment is made and seeking any required work permits/visas or other authorizations which may be required is the sole responsibility of the candidates applying for this position.
  • Mandatory Covid-19 Vaccination Required
Linguistic Requirements

Based on equal qualifications, preference will be given to bilingual candidates. 
Diversity and Inclusion
Air Canada is strongly committed to Diversity and Inclusion and aims to create a healthy, accessible and rewarding work environment which highlights employees’ unique contributions to our company’s success.
As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from all to help us build a diverse workforce which reflects the diversity of our customers, and communities, in which we live and serve.

Air Canada thanks all candidates for their interest; however only those selected to continue in the process will be contacted.