Marketing and Communications Coordinator (Specialist)

Winnipeg, Manitoba

The newly branded Dairy Farmers of Manitoba (DFM) is looking for a Marketing and Communications Coordinator (MCC) to join their team. With an excellent employee retention rate, DFM has a strong reputation within the agriculture and dairy industry.

The MCC will be responsible for coordinating and executing provincial marketing initiatives including, sponsorship, experiential, agriculture awareness programming, social media and website strategies, and various communications projects. In addition, the MCC supports the Senior Manager, Corporate Communications and Marketing (SMCCM) in developing and executing the marketing campaigns and ensuring all initiatives are aligned with the Dairy Farmers of Manitoba brand strategy.

As the Marketing and Communications Coordinator (Specialist), you will:

  • Work with DFM's marketing agency to develop and execute provincial sponsorship/partner activations that fit with DFM's marketing strategy, including developing assets, messaging, and event materials.
  • Work with DFM's marketing agency to manage DFM's social media channels and website, including content development and execution, strategy development, content planning meetings with DFM's team and working with content experts to ensure the accuracy of posts.
  • Support the SMCCM with marketing campaigns.
  • Manage and execute agriculture awareness events and programs, including logistics; developing and updating messaging for events; developing displays and promotional materials; attending and participating in events; implementing improvements and developing new awareness opportunities.
  • Participate in calls with Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) for updates on the national organization's marketing programs - and provide support to DFC in executing programs in Manitoba.
  • Plan and develop DFM's annual report.

You and Your Experience:

  • You have your post-secondary education in Creative Communications or Commerce/Business Administration with a major in Marketing.
  • You have three to five years of experience in the marketing and communications field.
  • You are a creative & innovative individual with strong attention to detail and communication.
  • You can problem solve, analyze information, and make recommendations/decisions.
  • You have experience managing promotional programs and organizing events.
  • You can work independently and collaborate in a teamwork environment.
  • You have sound judgment and a high level of professionalism.
  • You have a valid driver's license.
  • Dairy Farmers of Manitoba:
  • Defined benefit pension plan
  • Group benefits and life insurance
  • Modern office
  • Free parking

About Dairy Farmers of Manitoba:

Established in 1974, Dairy Farmers of Manitoba is a nonprofit agriculture organization. DFM is committed to producing milk according to the highest standards of quality - and is totally financed by and represents all dairy farmers in the province.

DFM's mission is to be the voice for Manitoba dairy farmers, being innovative and building vibrant communities. The organization's core values are caring, forward thinking, and committed.

How to Apply:

Please apply online at www.jobs.peoplefirsthr.com or by emailing your resume and cover letter in confidence to Brittney Frias.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.


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Winnipeg, MB, Canada
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