BrightPath Kids

Branch Calgary AB CA

Calgary, AB

Graphic design of print ads, posts, and other marketing materials. Completion of a post-secondary education in a related field….

The Opportunity: BrightPath Kids is currently offering an excellent opportunity for a Marketing *Assistant* to an individual who desires a creative and dynamic work environment that offers potential for professional and personal growth, and to start as soon as possible.

The ideal candidate should have a concentration/strength in at least ONE of the following (in order of preference), although flexible to work in all areas within the marketing team:

1. Digital/social media marketing

2. Content writing

3. Graphic design

Reporting to the Director, Marketing & Communications, the Marketing Assistant is responsible for:

  • Website and social media posts and marketing, track and report metrics to assess campaign activity success
  • Writing and editing material for internal and external websites, social media, company literature and other marketing and communications vehicles
  • Proactive planning, management and reporting on internal and external special events and sponsorship activities. Some participation is required after hours/weekends
  • Collaborating with internal stakeholders with various marketing, communication, community & advertising efforts
  • Graphic design of print ads, posts, and other marketing materials
  • Management of administration tasks such as invoicing, proofing, creating purchase orders, etc
  • Working with the internal team to make the marketing campaign align from project to project

What you must bring to BrightPath:

  • Completion of a post-secondary education in a related field
  • Minimum of 3 years working experience in a related role
  • Excellent and creative communication skills, both oral and written
  • Exceptional organization with a keen eye for detail
  • Mature and confident with high standards for quality, professionalism and personal ethics
  • Reliant on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
  • Strong time management skills with the ability to work independently on multiple projects, flexible in coordinating timelines
  • Ability to take on a project and manage, communicate it, and recommend suggestions to improve it when necessary
  • A high-flier attitude that is prepared to roll up their sleeves to get a job done

Additional skills you can offer BrightPath, that gets you to the top of the candidate-list:

  • Experience with social media marketing and best practices, particularly Google Adwords, Facebook and Twitter
  • Strong graphic design/Adobe Creative Suite (particularly Illustrator and InDesign) proficiency
  • A portfolio of a campaign or promotion you’ve created from start to finish – along with report on results
  • Monitoring of social media platforms, online etiquette and escalating up the chain when necessary
  • Creative flair and the ability to seamlessly maneuver from project to project

This immediate position is full time, poised for long-term growth, and requires the ability to work independently as well as with a diverse team. Compensation is based on what you bring to the table. Selected candidate will be required to supply a clear criminal and vulnerability check.

We will be in contact with suitable candidates only.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Diploma/Certificate

Required experience:

  • Marketing: 1 year

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-24
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