Marketing Associate - Sport & Social Group

Post date: Nov. 1, 2019

Application Deadline: Nov. 18, 2019

Sport & Social Group is looking for a new teammate!  Although you won’t find anyone wearing a suit, we take our business seriously.  Join an active, hardworking, and dedicated team in the sports industry.

Sport & Social Group provides sports leagues for adults.  The organization has grown to over 130,000 members playing in a huge variety of sports year-round and has a vision for growth of 1 million members playing in multi-markets. Currently, we operate in eight Canadian communities and three US cities.

Candidates must be a great fit with the Sport & Social Group Core Values:

  • Chase the Vision                 

  • Deliver What You Promise

  • Take Pride in What You Do

  • Get Shit Done

  • Treat Everyone Like Your Best Friend

  • Find a Better Way

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Marketing Associate will be responsible for supporting the Marketing and Branding Team in all facets of their efforts to recruit new members, market and communicate to existing members, and build the Sport & Social Club brand across Canada and the United States.  The candidate will need to have a strong desire to tell Sport & Social Club stories and to sell the Sport & Social Club lifestyle and community.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Copywriting: ability to write and edit emails, blog pieces, website content, social media posts, and digital ads.

  • Updating and maintaining websites in all markets, using a custom content management system.

  • Assisting in creating and launching seasonal marketing plans and initiatives.  

  • Creating content for and interacting with consumers via social media accounts.

  • Attending special Sport & Social Club events and posting to social channels when required.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • University or College degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications or related discipline.

  • 6 months to 1 year of working experience or co-op placements.

  • Ability to manage and prioritize a wide variety of tasks.

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills with strong attention to detail.

  • Creative thinking and willingness to think or work outside the box.

  • Knowledge of following programs is a bonus: Microsoft Office, Trello, Hootsuite, Adobe Creative Cloud.

EXPECTED HOURS

  • 9 am to 5 pm Mondays through Fridays, 

  • There will be periodic evening and weekend work when special events required: approximately 2-3 times per month (except during training, when the successful candidate will need to spend  5-7 nights visiting venues to see the scope of Sport & Social Club operations

 COMPENSATION

  • Salary will be in the range of $38,000 - $40,000

  • 2 weeks of vacation to start and 2 weeks of personal days

  • Inclusion in the Company bonus plan after 3 months

  • Inclusion in the Company benefits program after 3 months

  • Complimentary league play

​Web Address: https://toronto.sportsocial.club/

Type of Position: Full Time
Employment Type: Employee
Salary Range: $38,000 - $40,000

Contact Details

Contact Name: Nurissa McWilliam
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Address: 
245 Eglinton Ave. East
Toronto, ON M4P 3B7
Canada
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