Colliers Project Leaders Inc. Senior Marketing and Communications Specialist in Ottawa, Ontario

Colliers Project Leaders is seeking a strategic and business-savvy Senior Marketing and Communications Specialist to join our growing team in Ottawa.

Under the direction of the Director of Marketing and Communications, the Sr. MarCom Specialist will work with our leaders nationally to design, develop and implement innovative marketing and communications strategies that will drive business results.

As our ideal candidate:

  • You are an experienced marketer and communicator who has worked in a private-sector, B-to-B environment. Experience in a consulting firm would be an asset.

  • You understand the healthcare sector and have been successful in healthcare- related marketing initiatives.

  • You have worked in several marketing and communications disciplines, e.g. sales-support materials and tools; conferences, trade shows and events; website content development and online marketing; social media; employee communications; direct marketing campaigns; branding; videos; customer-relationship management; and proposals.

  • You have been involved in research, strategy and operational planning.

  • You are a superior writer who simplifies the complex.

  • You are able to switch your writing style easily from marketing collateral…to online communications…to creating ads…to writing video scripts.

  • You ‘understand how to understand’ your target audiences, and tailor your messaging and vehicles accordingly.

  • You are creative, yet business savvy.

  • You move seamlessly from the big picture to the operational detail, with excellent project management skills.

  • You have strong presentation skills and communicate your ideas effecitvely.

  • You have experience leading design. Knowledge of design tools would be an asset.

  • You are comfortable navigating organizational structure.

  • You work within tight deadlines and under pressure, remaining focused and professional.

  • You are a proactive team player who interacts well with people at all levels.

  • You are flexible, understand there may be other duties as assigned, and can adapt as required to meet our business priorities.

Who We Are

Colliers Project Leaders

We are building and infrastructure projects leaders. Our Get it Right Solution™ ensures we get it ready, get it built and get it performing -- so investors, owners and occupants are certain of success.

With over 400 employees throughout Canada and the Middle East, Colliers Project Leaders offer a multi-cultural, multi-generational work environment where we cultivate excellence, develop leaders and deliver on client vision. Colliers Project Leaders is part of Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CIGI; TSX: CIGI), a global leader in commercial real estate services with more than 16,000 professionals operating from 502 offices in 67 countries.

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • 7 or more years of experience working in a marketing role.

  • 3 or more years of experience in a marketing role supporting healthcare marketing initiatives is considered an asset.

  • Experience working in a professional consulting firm/business-to-business environment is considered an asset.

  • Post-secondary diploma or degree in Marketing/Communications or equivalent work experience.

  • Strategic thinker who understands the big picture and contributes effectively.

  • Ability to multi-task within a fast-paced environment.

  • Demonstrated experience with the strategy and execution of marketing campaigns, client presentations, and trade shows and conferences, including related speaking and marketing activity.

  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).

  • Excellent business writing skills for variety of media.

  • Self-starter with superior project management skills.

  • Ability to prioritize tasks, track projects and meet urgent deadlines.

  • Enjoys working in a team environment.

  • Precise and accurate attention to detail.

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign is considered an asset.

  • Bilingualism is an asset.

  • Ability to keep information confidential.

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