Community Specialist – Edmonton- Full time in Edmonton, AB


Branch Edmonton AB CA

Community Specialist – Edmonton- Full time
Edmonton, AB

stunts to drive our awareness locally. • Making recommendations on paid advertising opportunities to the Director of Marketing. • Championing ways we can better…

Are you crackers over kale, do you get giddy about quinoa? Does eating local and sustainable food make your heart soar? Are you fantastic at what you do and want to join a growing team of smart, fun, motivated and wonderful people? Of course you do!

SPUD.ca is looking for a full time, permanent Community Specialist to join the Edmonton, AB team. This is a brand spanking new role in a brand spanking new office and a fantastic opportunity to join a company experiencing terrific growth across Canada!

The compensation package allows you to receive regular wage reviews, two weeks’ vacation, shares within the company, full benefits and 20% off of all products!

What you’ll do:

  • Events! Identifying the ones we should participate in, working with our design team to produce the awesome materials that will get us attention and sign-ups at them, and being our person on the ground.
  • Managing the creation of local marketing assets by working with print shops and other suppliers.
  • Executing guerilla marketing campaigns by talking up SPUD at events and in the community.
  • Coming up with cool PR ideas and stunts to drive our awareness locally.
  • Making recommendations on paid advertising opportunities to the Director of Marketing.
  • Championing ways we can better leverage local ambassadors, partnerships and influencers.
  • Supporting our Communications Manager in press, ambassador and influencer events and outreach campaigns.
  • Keeping on top of budgets and ROI of individual campaigns.

What you will have to be successful in this role:

  • Have PASSION! A passion for life, a passion for food, whatever your passion is, we dig it!
  • You’ll be a super enthusiastic communicator and marketer, looking for an entry-level job.
  • Knowledgeable and passionate about local food, growing community programs and connecting with people.
  • Being self-motivated is key, since your manager is based in Vancouver.
  • Collaborative and entrepreneurial.
  • Experience in marketing would be a huge asset – promotions, event management and/or sales ideally.

- A focus on sales and growth, which they will need to thrive in a fast-paced company,

If this Community Specialist job in Edmonton, AB is right up your alley then please email a copy of your resume with the subject line “Community Specialist – Edmonton” to the link provided.

Who we are:
SPUD is more than just an online grocery company; we have a deep passion for local and organic foods and have set out on a journey to support healthy families. We are entrepreneurial, humble, have a resilient drive to succeed and we really love our customers.
Our local food movement involves delivering local and organic groceries to homes and offices with seven locations in Edmonton, Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, Seattle, Los Angeles and San Francisco. In each location, we hire locally, buy locally, and deliver locally. We work to simplify and enrich the lives of our customers, staff, suppliers and community partners. We strive to provide meaningful work, competitive compensation, and other opportunities for our employees to share in the success of the company.

SPUD is an equal opportunity employer.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-11
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