We are looking for a Marketing Communications Assistant to Help grow Alberta’s International Region!
About the Company
The Leduc-Nisku Economic Development Association (Leduc-Nisku EDA) represents the County of Leduc, City of Leduc, Towns of Beaumont, Devon and Calmar and Village of Warburg in attracting, expanding and retaining industry and business in the region and enhancing the region’s economy, creating long-term growth and prosperity. With recent substantial growth, we are recruiting for a new position of Marketing Communications Assistant
About the Position
Reporting directly to the Reputation & Relationships Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for supporting the successful rollout of the marekting and communications strategy. This includes media relations, website maintenance, social media updates, internal and external communications activities, and government relations. This position is also responsible for the coordination of all Leduc-Nisku EDA events, trade missions, and tradeshows, managing day to day logistics for these events.
  • Assist in the implementation and evaluation of communication and media relations initiatives, strategies and tactics.
  • Writing of promotional materials including presentations, press releases, e-newsletters, annual report, quarterly report, speeches, website content, social media, collateral material, marketing campaigns and other communication initiatives as assigned.
  • Assist with updates to internal and external communication channels such as; website, social media and partner associations.
  • Assist with brand management - ensure proper use of logos, brand guidelines and communication consistency.
  • Daily management and maintenance of the corporate and regional website including search engine optimization.
  • Developing and reporting on analytics of key communications channels.
  • Administrative support for the Partners in Prosperity program.
  • Developing collateral for events, tradeshows and trade missions.
  • Assist all staff with all aspects of event planning process including conceptualization and scope, promotion, venue coordination, volunteer recruitment, and supervision.
  • Liaising with event organizers to ensure smooth implementation of the event.
The ideal candidate for this position will have experience in marketing, communications, event planning, and/or economic development. You are a dynamic individual who has a strong desire to promote, enhance and sustain the quality of the Alberta economy.
  • University or college degree
  • Experience in marketing, communications or economic development.
  • A keen sense of personal accountability and passion for working with others towards a desired goal
Click here to see a full decription of the position.  Apply to eda@leducniskueda.com by January 19, 2017.