Marketing Officer, French Theatre (One year Term)


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Job Number: J1119-0618
Job Title: Marketing Officer, French Theatre (One year Term)
Employment Type: Full-Time, Term
Job Category: Marketing/Communications
Open Positions: 1
Posting Date: November 19, 2019
Closing Date: December 15, 2019
Salary: $57,800.00 - $84,300.00/Year
Language Requirement: Bilingual
Working Hours: Monday to Friday

Key Activities

The Marketing Department of the National Arts Centre is currently seeking an energetic and highly motivated arts marketing professional to join our team.

*This is a one-year term **

Planning and managing a comprehensive range of efforts aimed at achieving attendance and ticket revenue goals; building new audiences; and increasing French Theatre’s local and national visibility. You will manage the French Theatre’s marketing budget and be responsible for forecasting, and evaluating marketing campaign results. In your day-to-day work, you will work closely with various external stakeholders (agencies, community partners) as well as internal team members such as the Communications Officer and the French Theatre programming team. You will also work with other marketing staff on multi-disciplinary projects. This position reports to the Associate Director of Marketing.

Skill Requirements

• University degree in Business or Marketing and five (5) to eight (8) years of relevant experience in a performing arts venue or equivalent combination of education and experience;

• Superior marketing skills, including planning and execution of marketing campaigns with a focus on digital tactics, monitoring and analyzing campaign results and developing all materials used to support the campaigns;

• Strong knowledge of social media and its various platforms

• Strong knowledge of the performing arts in general and theatre in particular;

• Solid knowledge of the marketing/communications environment in the National Capital Region;

• Experience both working on and leading teams;

• Demonstrate initiative and sound judgement, excellent interpersonal skills with superior planning and acute attention to detail;

• Ability to prioritize, with quick and efficient decision making and to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment as part of a very busy team environment;

• Superior French language skills and ability to communicate in English.

Who Can Apply

Persons residing in Canada and Canadian citizens residing abroad. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Candidates invited to an interview will be responsible for all travel and accommodation expenses. If relocation is required, the successful candidate will be expected to pay for his/her relocation expenses.

As an employer who values diversity in its workforce, we encourage candidates to self-identify as members of the following designated groups: women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples and persons with disabilities.

While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for interview will be contacted.

Important Notice

If you are a person with a disability and require accommodation for an interview or written exam, please advise us when initially contacted. The successful candidate will be required to provide a valid Criminal Record Check as a condition of employment