Marketing and Sales Coordinator (Bilingual)
Kemptville, Ontario area

Our client is a Canadian owned and operated seed processing, marketing and distribution company who are exporting their product to international customers. In this role, help develop and execute marketing and event programs and projects to strengthen brand development and reach for our client’s product portfolios.

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, you will:

  • Facilitate the development and execution of bilingual advertising and marketing campaigns with the Marketing Manager, leadership team and external agency partners
  • Take on a leadership role planning grower events, trade shows, project kickoffs as well as internal team functions
  • Align digital and social media strategies with annual communication plans while managing multiple social media platforms
  • Interpret market research to gain a better understanding of the customer, local market dynamics, competitive environment and channels
  • Use your knowledge of overall corporate initiatives and market direction, and work closely with peers when developing bilingual communication and tactical plans
  • Execute promotional campaigns and marketing plans within established budgets

Your background includes:

  • A degree or diploma in business, marketing, communications or related field
  • 1+ years’ in a marketing and/or communications position or relevant post-secondary internship/co-op placements
  • Knowledge of the agriculture industry preferred, but not essential. Willing to consider a combination of personal and professional experiences (e.g. raised on a farm, 4-H etc.)
  • Professional communication abilities (written and verbal) in English and French required
  • Strong listening, writing, critical thinking and decision-making skills
  • Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite, using a CMS (Content Management System) and design skills, an asset
  • Ability to thrive in a team environment and operate autonomously
  • Demonstrated organizational, time management and social media skills

To learn more about this position and our client, contact Emily Gordon at eg@litherlandco.com or by phone at 416-868-4888 Ext. 4 quoting “Marketing and Sales Coordinator – #190916”

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