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Digital Innovation Specialist, Group Risk Mgmt (Winter 2022 Student)

Job title: Digital Innovation Specialist, Group Risk Mgmt (Winter 2022 Student)

Company: Royal Bank of Canada

Job description: What is the opportunity?

RBC GRM (Group Risk Management) is on a transformation journey. We are challenging how we approach problems, updating the tools that we use and diversifying our talent pool. To help us enable innovation in an increasingly digital environment, we are looking for a Digital Innovation Specialist to help us reach our goals. As a Digital Innovation Specialist, you will be the cornerstone in creating visual branding, video media and presence for both the innovation team and teams within GRM.

You will work closely with GRM’s FC & AML (Financial Crimes & Anti-Money Laundering) team to contribute to the brainstorming, prototyping and general creative process for many innovative and cross-function projects. You are a designer in every sense of the word – UX, UI, Experience Design – and are always looking to meaningfully connect with employees and everyone around you. You are someone who can create high quality and engaging content from conception to execution, and are always up for new complex challenges.

What will you do?

  • Create, process and edit high quality videos, animations and presentations
  • Build anything from high and low fidelity wireframes, beautiful landing pages, cool pieces for events, posters or infographics – anything!
  • Participate and help with brainstorming sessions
  • Conduct market and design research to assist in various innovative projects
  • Create content strategies to build virtual engagement in a digital environment
  • Partner with the Business Management Team to design and execute on ideas to increase engagement
  • This role will be completely virtual, with a flexible work schedule

What do you need to succeed?


  • Currently enrolled at a Canadian post-secondary institution with a focus on Design, User Experience, Animation, Videography or Fine Arts or other related degree/combination of experience
  • Creative thinker who is capable of working in a fast-paced environment and meeting tight deadlines
  • Passion for solving complex problems, innovation and technology
  • Demonstrated skills in design (e.g. graphic design, brand marketing/management), filming/editing and storytelling
  • Adobe Suite
  • InVision/Sketch/Azure/Adobe XD
  • Strong MS Office skills – Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent interpersonal and highly developed communication skills (verbal and written)


  • You have experience with graphic and web design – CSS, HTML, Angular and related web standards.
  • You have experience with user research, mind-mapping, wire-framing, and creating personas or other service design tools
  • Experience in Design Thinking, Prototyping and facilitating brainstorm sessions and workshops
  • Experience with planning and hosting virtual or in-person events and conferences

What’s in it for you?

We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.

  • Leaders who support your development through coaching and managing opportunities
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • Opportunities to do challenging work and make a difference
  • Opportunities to building close relationships

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as we accept applications on a rolling basis, but please note that the formal application deadline is September 10, 2021. Should you be selected to progress, someone from our team will reach out directly to provide instructions on next steps. Otherwise, feel free to check for progress updates by logging in to your RBC profile. If the status has not changed, it denotes the fact that your application is still under review.

While there is no one date when our employees will return, we can confirm that the majority of the Integrated Learning | Co-op positions will start working remotely, however may transition to working at an RBC office as essential service restrictions are lifted.




About RBC
Royal Bank of Canada is Canada’s largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization. We are one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S. and 37 other countries. For more information, please visit .

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RBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.

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Location: Toronto, ON

Job date: Sat, 28 Aug 2021 05:24:48 GMT

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