• Marketing Specialist – Quispamsis, NB

    Marketing Specialist

    Interested in putting your marketing experience to work for a privately owned, 100% Canadian company?  The Great Canadian Dollar Store has over 120 retail stores nationwide and we are looking for a Marketing Specialist to join our team.  Working out of our head office location in beautiful Quispamsis, NB, you will bring your passion for marketing, your fresh ideas, and your strong background in social media campaigns and communication to help us continue to build and grow our brand across the country.

    How You Will Make a Difference

    • Create marketing and social media campaigns and strategies to build our brand in Canada.
    • Grow and expand our social media presence on various platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, etc.
    • Create and distribute engaging written and graphics content in various formats such as e-newsletters, our website, blog content, and social media messages. 
    • Ensure brand consistency in all of our marketing and social media messages.
    • Work closely with company and franchised stakeholders including our owner.
    • Collect customer data, analyze interactions and visits, create compelling stories from the data to create marketing strategies and campaigns to drive more business.
    • Provide regular and ad hoc reporting to our management team.
    • Provide training and guidance to employees on social media implementation best practices and strategies.

    Ideally you are a very self-starting, creative person with:

    • Post-secondary education in Marketing, Communications, or equivalent experience.
    • 3-5 years of marketing experience; retail marketing experience is a bonus!
    • Minimum 3 years of experience with social media management, online and print content creation, copywriting, web design, and marketing strategy.
    • Very strong written communication skills; excellent with grammar, spelling, and sentence structure.
    • Experience with data collection and analysis; you know how to bring stories from the data and turn it into recommendations that are relevant to the business.
    • Very strong attention to detail.
    • Creative problem solving skills.
    • Knowledgeable about building a brand.

    Sound like a great opportunity?  If interested, we’d love to hear from you.  Please email your current resume with cover letter to jean.smith@greatcanadiandollarstore.ca