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Key Role

GS1 Canada is looking for an experienced and energetic Marketing Coordinator to join our team. Reporting to the Senior Director, Marketing and Communications, the ideal candidate will be a quick creative thinker who will support in all areas of marketing, including communications, content development, social media, administration and event coordination.

The role requires a team player who possesses strong writing skills and is a strategic multi-tasker who can balance multiple projects and administrative duties and work collaboratively with all members of the marketing.team and other departments.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supports the development and execution of marketing strategies and plans across the marketing team
  • Develops written content for emails, social, web, newsletters, etc.
  • Creates decks and presentations and updates when required
  • Proofreads and edits departmental content for quality and consistency
  • Acts as primary marketing support for live and virtual industry events
  • Researches and maintains a departmental library of relevant industry statistics and studies
  • Researches competitive landscape when needed and provides written summary of findings
  • Departmental administration including purchase orders and invoices, subscriptions, calendars, meeting minutes, marketing SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) and SharePoint file management
  • Supports management of marketing briefs/requests and social media content calendar
  • Acts as back-up for email deployment when required
  • Performs various other duties as required.

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

Must-Haves

  • Minimum of two years' experience in a marketing support role in a busy organization
  • Excellent writing skills, with strong attention to detail, including grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • Experience in the development of PowerPoint presentations and decks, including content layout and building graphics, charts, etc.
  • Social media and digital experience
  • Strong verbal communication skills and ability to work with cross-functional teams in a professional, efficient manner
  • Ability to work independently and multi-task in a fast-paced environment using strategic thinking and problem-solving skills, with ability to organize and prioritize work to meet multiple, tight deadlines and completion of assigned tasks
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Planner, etc.)

Nice-to-Haves

  • Background in journalism or copywriting
  • Experience within technology, CPG or healthcare industries
  • Some knowledge of InDesign and Illustrator
  • Bilingual (French and English)

GS1 Canada is an equal opportunity employer. If selected for an interview, please advise our Human Resources team if you require accommodation due to a disability during the interview and assessment process.

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