Sleep Country National Marketing Manager Full Time in North York, ON

Sleep Country

Branch North York ON CA

National Marketing Manager
North York, ON

Write compelling agency briefs and assess creative concepts to produce great Radio, TV and Print creative that drives traffic in-store?…

Department : Merchandising and Marketing
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Job Type : Full Time
Experience : 7 – 10 years
Education : Post-secondary degree

About Sleep Country Canada:
At Sleep Country Canada / Dormez-Vous? We are crazy about sleep ! Don’t believe us!? We happen to be Canada’s #1 specialty retailer with over 200 stores nationwide and growing.
Working at Sleep Country Canada (SCC) and Dormez-Vous? (DV) is more than just a job, it’s your opportunity to realize your full potential! We trust you to make the right decisions- you will be motivated and empowered every day to make a positive difference to your team, the customer experience, and the growth of our business.
At SCC/DV, we work hard but most importantly, we play hard ! We are driven by a shared set of core values that focus not only on providing the best customer service, but also on recognizing, developing, and caring for our own associates (that means YOU! ). At Sleep Country, we realize there is more to success than work and working with us will allow you to be a part of a strong, vibrant, and fun work environment.
Do you have what it takes?
The Checklist

Can you?
Write compelling agency briefs and assess creative concepts to produce great Radio, TV and Print creative that drives traffic in-store?
Strategize, manage and communicate all Marketing campaigns and projects?
Use your creativity to support local marketing efforts and charitable initiatives?
Oversee our website content, promotional calendar, social media channels and email marketing initiatives with a view of creating a long term relationships with our customers?
Delegate work to direct reports and ensure all tasks are completed to a high standard?
Maintain and manage vendor and agency relationships and work through any issues in order to maintain an open and productive relationship with all our partners and agencies?
Report on campaign success, including any tests and make recommendations to the Senior Leadership Team and Senior Management on initiatives, activities and results?
Liaise daily with various vendors, agencies, and internal associates in order to move projects and programs forward?
Be an advocate of the company’s culture for all associates by demonstrating the values that support our culture

Do you have?
A post-secondary education in marketing, merchandising, retail, digital marketing, or a related field? We’re looking for a degree!
7 – 10 years of relevant work experience in the marketing field, preferably in retail

Are you able to?
Use a PC? Yes, that means actually using programs like Excel, Word, PowerPoint. Bonus points for website content management systems and Photoshop!
Exhibit strong verbal and written communication skills?
Bring forth highly developed interpersonal skills? You’ll be working with many levels of our management team, internal and external customers and vendors so you’d better enjoy talking to and helping people!
Exhibit problem solving abilities, including good judgement, creativity and research skills?
Work well under tight timelines and hard media deadlines?
Be a team leader and develop vendor/customer relationship management? This position manages the Associate Marketing Manager and Digital Marketing Specialist and is responsible for delegating the work, reviewing the work, providing leadership, guidance and motivation to the team.
Display exceptional innovation and initiative?
Bilingualism (English/French) is considered an asset. Parlez-vous français? That would be a huge plus!

Department Details:
From your first day in the Marketing department, you will be very involved ensuring that all marketing objectives and projects outlined to drive traffic and brand loyalty to SCC and DV brands are met, including all aspects of production, from agency briefing, creative development/approvals through to final trafficked product. This role is responsible for executing marketing initiatives, evaluating effectiveness of campaigns and reporting to Senior Management and making clear recommendations for future programs. This position also requires expert project management skills, strong interpersonal skills to manage multiple vendors/partners and strong people management leadership skills to lead the team – overseeing their work and helping them to achieve their personal career objectives.

If you’re the successful candidate asked to join our team, we’ll pay you to work here! Based on your experience, we’ll offer you a competitive salary, bonus structure and benefits package.

How to Apply:
Interested in joining our team? Please visit our career section of our website and apply online now! Also, if you know of someone else who might be interested, please send this opportunity to a friend!

Visit www.sleepcountry.ca for more details! (Please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.)

Sleep Country Canada is proud to provide employment accommodation during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please indicate this on your application and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. For any questions, suggestions or required documents regarding accessibility in a different format, please contact us at (416) 242-4774 or [email protected] .
(We recognize the importance of a diverse workforce and we therefore encourage applications from Aboriginal Peoples, women, members of a visible minority, and persons with a disability.)

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-24
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