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Current Opportunities

Project Manager, Communications

As the job title suggests, this is a challenging role which blends the higher level strategy of account direction, with the detailed problem-solving of day-to-day project management. Managing the conflict between these two parts of your job will be key to your success.

What will you be doing, specifically?

  • Preparing quotes, briefs, estimates, proposals, schedules and invoices
  • Participating in client and internal meetings and presentations
  • Delegating tasks to a team of design, web and print productions specialists
  • Obtaining approvals and sign-offs both internally and from clients
  • Communicating project objectives and scope to design, development and production teams
  • Facilitating decisions and encouraging co-operation in a fast-paced environment

What experience, special skills and personal traits do you absolutely need?

  • Minimum 5 years managing online and print projects in a busy agency environment
  • Must have experience with projects in an agency setting across our main practice areas (stakeholder communications, brand and collateral development)
  • Proficiency organizing and orchestrating complex projects
  • Ability to juggle multiple (and competing) clients, projects and priorities
  • A sense of humour, collegial approach and passion for client service

Social Media Manager

As a Social Media Manager, you have superior writing skills, enjoy developing a relationship with the client and learning their business, an excellent handle on emerging technology and what it means for building strategies to meet a client’s goals.

What will you be doing, specifically?

  • Work closely with a specific client to develop and propose appropriate communication strategies
  • Develop communication plans and create monthly social calendars
  • Write and manage daily postings and produce listening reports
  • Develop content and collaborate with the design team to develop weekly blogs / videos
  • Manage daily tasks through a cloud -based project management platform
  • Develop and implement influencer and social media ad strategies
  • Coordinate with delivery teams for SEO, social, content and design
  • Utilize analytical abilities to measure, track and report performance against goals such as site engagement metrics, sources of traffic, landing page conversion rates, social engagement rates and organic searches.
  • Stay on top of digital trends and determine how to apply these to client and company business needs

What experience, special skills and personal traits do you absolutely need?

  • Minimum 3 years of digital marketing experience in an agency setting across our main practice areas (stakeholder communications, brand and collateral development)
  • Experience in corporate communications
  • Post-secondary education in communications or related area
  • Proven success and creativity developing and executing digital strategies
  • Demonstrated experience across all social platforms
  • Knowledge of SEO tools, optimization tactics, testing and web analytics
  • Experience with social media conversion and retention campaigns
  • Proficiency with Web-based applications; and knowledge of Web analytics software tools

If you’ve got what we are looking for and like the sound of how we work, then we want to see your resumé and cover letter (really important to us!). We appreciate all interest but cannot respond to all applicants. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, The Works Design Communications will provide a reasonable accommodation to employees and prospective employees to the point of undue hardship upon request and as required in respect of the individual’s particular restrictions and limitations.  If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, please advise us in your application.