Posted April 20th 2017

Position Description

Launched in August 2016, Digital Health Solutions (DHS) is the newest Business Unit in Sun Life Financial Canada. As a leading provider of health benefits in Canada, Sun Life supports the health care needs of Canadians with more than 75 million claims paid and more than 50 million health touchpoints per year. The mandate of DHS is to act with agility and speed to invest in new partnerships and capabilities that provide innovative solutions for Canadians in the digital health space. 

So what do we do?

DHS brings Sun Life's own leading digital and health capabilities together with those of leading players from across the health care spectrum to help Canadians:

Find new and better ways of accessing health care products and services empowering them along the way

Act by making healthy choices to support wellness goals

Better manage chronic conditions with advanced technologies and insights


The Marketing and Communications Manager, Digital Health Solutions is responsible for end-to-end execution of a wide range of marketing deliverables in support of the DHS program. This role will work with internal and external stakeholders to understand business objectives and health innovation community (including start-ups, incubators, accelerators etc. also known as the ?digital health ecosystem?) needs to generate engaging marketing and communication materials that capture the attention of the audiences, drive interest in DHS and differentiate Sun Life as we continue to build a credible voice on health. These materials could be delivered through electronic, web, print, events, sponsorships, radio and video media.

The Marketing and Communications Manager, Digital Health Solutions will define and work toward timelines that reflect the needs driving each deliverable and ensure that all materials meet established brand guidelines.

Additional Information


Experience the culture of a start-up while working for a large traditional organization

Agile work style with flexibility to work remotely

Exposure to Senior leaders with opportunities to learn alongside and influence up

Work on diverse projects influencing broader, global brand strategy

Company Description

We help customers achieve lifetime financial security and we are an international leader in protection and wealth management. We strive to be a well-respected corporate citizen and give back to our communities through philanthropic donations and involvement. Life is truly brighter under the Sun.