We’re looking for enthusiastic candidates who are interested in building the digital retail marketplace of the future.
The Future Proof program is designed to assist small business owners to become e-commerce enabled and are part of the Digital Main Street (www.digitalmainstreet.ca) initiative profiled in the media recently by Retail-Insider, The Globe and Mail, the Toronto Star and Notable.
Future-Proofing Main Street will provide specialized and in-depth digital transformation services and support that help existing main street firms adapt to changes in their sector, survive the crisis, and thrive in the new economy. Leveraging teams of digital marketing professionals and talented students, it will help these firms to create new online business models; develop and implement digital and e-commerce marketing strategies; and maximize digital tools, platforms and content.
We are looking for young professionals across Canada who are passionate about supporting small businesses to overcome the challenges of breaking into the digital marketplace and succeed in the “new normal” of retail. The Future Proof teams will be comprised of digital innovators, with the proven ability to build meaningful connections and lead through change.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING
Research industry-related topics (combining online sources, interviews and studies)
Write clear marketing copy to promote our products/services
Story idea generation
Prepare well-structured drafts using Content Management Systems
Proofread and edit blog posts before publication
Coordinate with graphic designer to illustrate articles
Conduct simple keyword research and use SEO guidelines to increase web traffic
Promote content on social media
Identify customers’ needs and gaps in our content and recommend new topics
Ensure all-around consistency (style, fonts, images and tone)
Update website content as needed
WHAT YOU HAVE ACCOMPLISHED
Currently enrolled or recent graduate of a post-secondary diploma/degree in Marketing, Journalism, English or related programs.
Portfolio of published articles is an asset
Experience doing research using multiple sources and conducting interviews
Familiarity with web publications
Excellent writing and editing skills in English
Possess excellent organizational and time management skills
Experience working with
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Canva
Knowledge in HTML and WordPress would be an asset
Knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign & Photoshop) is an asset
Training: To be completed online – time and date to be negotiated
Days of Work: Monday to Friday during a determined “office hours” schedule
Wage: $20 an hour paid as salary based on 37.5 hours a week
Fall Contract/Term: September 8th to December 18th
Start and end dates may shift slightly based on program needs.
Based on success in the program, an option to join the team for a winter contract is available.
Mosaic North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Mosaic reserves the right to modify all or part of any job descriptions at its discretion in order to meet and or exceed the needs of the business.
We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs, to the extent required by law.
Please note that Mosaic does not make any formal job offers to candidates via social media or text messages. Mosaic does not in any way require applicants to give money to get a job. If you are interested in working with us, strongly encourage you to visit our job opportunities page at http://www.mosaicjobs.com/
Primary Location: CA-ON-Waterloo
Work Locations: Waterloo ON Waterloo
Organization: CE - Team A - Canada
Shift: Temporary Work
Job Type: Full-time
Job Posting: Aug 5, 2020, 9:40:19 AM