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Job title: Marketing Officer (Temporary I/O until March 31, 2014)
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Department/Campus: Student Services
Reports To: Manager, Welcome Centre, Student Support Services
Salary Range: Payband G - $26.92-$31.21 per hour ($50,939 to $59,057 per annum based on a 36.25 hour work week). The College also offers a comprehensive range of fringe benefits.
Job Posted On 25-Jun-2013
Job Posted Until: 04-Jul-2013 (noon)
Posting Type: Internal/External (Employees who are full-time internal candidates, as defined by the Support Staff Collective Agreement, will be given first consideration.)

Job Description  

Reporting to the Manager, Welcome Centre, Student Support Services, the incumbent is responsible for coordinating all marketing and student-related activities and initiatives housed within the Student Services area (including the Foundation, Registrar’s Office, Student Support Services and the Office of the Vice President, Student Services). With a strong understanding of the College’s strategic marketing objectives and in collaboration with Advancement’s Marketing Department, the incumbent will develop and implement an Annual Marketing Plan outlining Student Services’ direction in areas including web management (content authoring, collaboration with Departments, maintenance), social media, event management (targeted student initiatives, including; Student Services events and promotional requirements).

Significant emphasis is placed on interacting with students and their influencers, ensuring those attending the College have a valuable College experience. The incumbent is also responsible for maintaining a strong liaison between Student Services and the Advancement Division.

Required Qualifications  
  • Three (3) year college diploma or equivalent, in a relevant field such as Marketing, Public Relations, Business Administration or equivalent
  • Minimum five (5) years of experience, including:
    • Experience in web design and analytics utilizing WordPress
    • Experience in Social Media and media planning
    • Experience in communications, and event planning and familiarity with campaign tracking and measurement tools
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload to adhere to strict timelines and deadlines
  • Demonstrated training in marketing
  • Previous sales/public relations experience
  • Superior oral and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated with strong attention to detail
  • Proven ability to prioritize activities within a cross-college team environment
  • Proven advanced level of experience using social media
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Demonstrated experience in Desktop publishing
  • Fluency with project management software desirable; advanced proficiency with Word, Excel and PowerPoint

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