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Type: Full-time, Permanent
Requirements: Canadian Citizen
Salary: Commensurate with experience

Wanted Immediately: Social and Digital Marketing Unicorn

Are you a versatile writer who understands social media marketing and content flow across different channels? Are you a strategic thinker with great ideas about how to get a product or service in front of the right audience? Are you a motivated forward-thinker and collaborator who consistently brings their A-game? 

If so, come work with us safely and remotely! 

We’re a diverse, dynamic, and fun creative team working super closely on cool and interesting projects.

Reporting to the Head of Projects, you’ll be an essential member of a broader Projects team that creates content for social media platforms to activate audiences and drive measurable results. You’ll be working remotely and expected to work in regular business hours in the Eastern time zone (ET). 

While content writing is your number one skill, we’re looking for a well-rounded individual who has some experience or skill with creating content. So graphic design, video editing, WordPress, MailChimp, or online ads experience are all great secondary skills to bring to the table. 

Specific Responsibilities

Content Writing and Digital Campaigns
  • Write copy across a variety of social media and online ad platforms, from tweets to ad copy to blog articles
  • Collaborate with senior staff in the planning, execution and optimization of digital and social campaigns
  • Implement and optimize social media and communication campaigns 
  • Ideate and execute graphic design projects in Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator, in consultation with our Projects Team
Community Management
  • use social media listening tools to monitor online conversations, trends, levels of engagement, reach and traction for multiple clients
  • ensure that client brands are represented authentically online
  • ability to live-tweet events (quick, professional, thoughtful) an asset
Day to Day Research and Collaboration
  • Stay informed on trending topics and emerging news in association with the current projects
  • Assist with research and day-to-day communication with Project Team members as appropriate
  • Take detailed notes in meetings and parse out relevant information, including action items, next steps and timelines
  • Create and populate presentation decks (including proposals, workshops, and analytics/reports) using Google Slides
  • May include: special assignments as required by the CEO & President (may include creative problem solving, working with multiple departments and extensive research)
Skills & Qualifications
  • 1 - 4 years experience in a digital, marketing, or social media position in a professional setting
  • Post-secondary diploma, degree or equivalent, preferably in Communications, Marketing, Digital Marketing or similar
  • Knowledge, experience, and understanding of online analytics tools and aggregators, digital technology, search engine optimization (SEO), and the latest trends in social media innovation
  • Exceptional writing skills with the ability to hone and utilize different voices across channels and client accounts
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Demonstrated experience in online marketing, promotion and/or social media strategy and campaign management
  • Strong graphic design skills and knowledge, including photo editing, typography, file formats, optimization for web and social media, are an asset
  • Proficient in the following software:
    • macOS, including iCal and Mail
    • G-Suite (Gmail, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Calendar, Meet) 
    • MS Office, including Word and Excel, an asset
    • Pages, Keynote and Numbers an asset
    • Adobe Creative Suite (with a focus on Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
    • WordPress knowledge is an asset
    • Final Cut Pro X is an asset
  • Familiarity with Website Design is considered an asset
  • Ability to prioritize tasks; handles matters expeditiously, proactively, and follows-through on projects to successful completion, often with deadline pressures
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Ability to interact patiently, tactfully, and effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to function professionally and pleasantly during periods of high intensity
  • Honest and trustworthy, respectful and reliable
  • Demonstrated tact and professionalism
  • The ability to speak, read and write in French is considered an asset
  • Experience working in the arts & culture sector or for a not-for-profit organization is an asset

Innovate By Day is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, colour, gender, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, provincial, or municipal laws.

This policy applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and apprenticeship. Innovate By Day makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time.

Think you're a fit? Send your cover letter and resume to: 

Email: careers@innovatebyday.ca
ATTN: Chloe Perelgut
Deadline: February 2, 2021, at 5:00 pm

Please include the subject line: Digital Content Creator Job Posting