As a Marketing Assistant, you will play a key role in supporting the marketing team in various administrative and project-based tasks. Your contribution will assist in the implementation of marketing strategies and the execution of campaigns to promote our brand or services.
7 months to less than 1 year
- Provide administrative support to the marketing team, including scheduling meetings, managing calendars, and handling correspondence.
- Assist in the creation and implementation of marketing campaigns across various channels, including digital, print, and social media.
- Conduct market research and analyze data to identify market trends, customer preferences, and competitors’ activities.
- Assist in the production of marketing materials, such as presentations, brochures, newsletters, and digital content.
- Coordinate logistics for events, trade shows, or promotional activities, including venue booking, vendor communication, and materials preparation.
- Monitor and report on the performance of marketing campaigns and initiatives.
- Collaborate with team members to brainstorm ideas, contribute to strategy meetings, and support the execution of marketing plans.
- Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business Administration, Communications, or related field preferred.
- Prior experience in a marketing role, internships, or coursework in marketing is advantageous.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, marketing software, and digital marketing tools.
- Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Knowledge of social media platforms and digital marketing trends is a plus.
- Act as spokesperson for an organization
- Advise clients on advertising or sales promotion strategies
- Answer written and oral inquiries
- Assist in the preparation of brochures, reports, newsletters and other material
- Co-ordinate special publicity events and promotions
- Conduct public opinion and attitude surveys
- Develop, implement and evaluate communication strategies and programs
- Gather, research and prepare communications material
- Initiate and maintain contact with the media
- Prepare and/or deliver educational, publicity and information programs, materials and sessions
- Prepare or oversee preparation of reports, briefs, bibliographies, speeches, presentations, Website content and press releases
- Prepare sports, literary, performance or other contracts
Who can apply to this job?
Only apply to this job if:
- You are a Canadian citizen, a permanent or a temporary resident of Canada.
- You have a valid Canadian work permit.
If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.
How to apply
Here are some frequently asked questions to help you gain a better understanding of this Marketing assistant:
1. What does a Marketing Assistant do?
Marketing Assistants provide support to marketing teams, assisting in various tasks related to promotional activities, campaigns, and administrative duties.
2. What are the primary responsibilities of a Marketing Assistant?
- Assisting in the creation and implementation of marketing strategies and campaigns.
- Conducting market research and analyzing data to identify trends and consumer preferences.
- Supporting the production of marketing materials, such as brochures, presentations, and digital content.
- Coordinating events, trade shows, or promotional activities and managing logistics.
- Providing administrative support to the marketing team, including scheduling meetings and maintaining databases.
3. What skills are essential for a Marketing Assistant?
Essential skills include strong organizational abilities, attention to detail, excellent communication, proficiency in digital marketing tools, creativity, and the ability to work well in a team.
4. What qualifications or experience do Marketing Assistants need?
Entry into this role often requires a degree in marketing, business administration, or a related field. Prior experience in marketing, internships, or relevant coursework is advantageous.
5. What distinguishes an exceptional Marketing Assistant?
Exceptional Marketing Assistants demonstrate initiative, a willingness to learn, adaptability to changing priorities, and a proactive approach to supporting marketing initiatives.
6. Are Marketing Assistant roles mostly administrative or creative?
Marketing Assistant roles encompass both administrative and creative aspects, involving a blend of tasks that support marketing strategies and the implementation of creative campaigns.
7. What makes a Marketing Assistant valuable in a marketing team?
A valuable Marketing Assistant contributes by efficiently handling administrative tasks, providing fresh ideas, supporting project execution, and maintaining organized marketing operations.
8. What career opportunities exist for Marketing Assistants?
Marketing Assistants often progress to more senior roles within marketing departments, such as Marketing Coordinator or Marketing Specialist, with experience and additional skills.