Wanted - Marketing Assistant
The Lake Charlotte Area Heritage Society seeks a Marketing Assistant for a six-month term position commencing on November 3rd 2014. The objective of this position is to implement a new marketing plan whose goal is to double attendance at Memory Lane Heritage Village by 100% within five years.
Supervision and Reporting
The Marketing Assistant reports to the Executive Director of the Lake Charlotte Area Heritage Society and will assist the Executive Director in implementing the Society’s new marketing plan.
Qualifications and Expertise
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and a sound knowledge of, and experience in, successful hands-on marketing of a heritage attraction and/or a tourism product or service. An ability to make persuasive in-person presentations is an asset, as is the ability to communicate effectively in English by telephone, email and social media. Additional skills that would be an asset include the ability to carry out focused target-market research, develop products and focused marketing strategies based on this research, and then implementing such strategies. A good knowledge of the Eastern Shore is an asset but not a requirement.
Terms of Work
The place of employment is Memory Lane Heritage Village (www.heritagevillage.ca) in Lake Charlotte. The hours of employment are 37.5 hours per week at a remuneration of $15 -$20 per hour, dependent upon experience, plus statutory benefits.
Apply by email only to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include letter of interest, resume, and three references. Applications should be in PDF format only. The deadline for the receipt of applications is 9 AM, Tuesday, October 28th, 2014.
We would like to thank all applicants in advance for their interest in the position but only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Date: Tuesday October 21st, 2014
Location: Memory Lane Heritage Village