Associate Director, Marketing and Events
Employment Terms: Full-Time, Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Branksome Hall, a leading independent International Baccalaureate (IB) World School for girls challenges and inspires students to love learning and shape a better world. Through the unique combination of wellbeing, outstanding academics and international mindedness, Branksome Hall students and employees become impactful leaders who give back to their communities. With our values of Sense of Community, Inclusiveness, Creativity and Making a Difference as a foundation, Branksome Hall offers a strong liberal arts curriculum that develops critical thinking and inquiry skills.
As a member of the Advancement and Community Engagement team, and reporting to the Executive Director, Advancement and Community Engagement (ACE), the Associate Director, Marketing and Events develops and implements marketing strategies and end-to-end event plans that further enhance the school’s community outreach and engagement efforts.
Maintaining a strong brand identity, the incumbent will collaborate with the Executive Director to develop multi-year integrated marketing strategies and plans, to support admissions, advancement, as well as the school’s revenue generating programs such as Summer Camps, Aquatics and the annual IB Conference. In addition, the Associate Director will ensure plans are implemented through effective project management which includes activities such as market research concept design, writing and editing as required.
A member of the Management Team, the successful candidate will provide leadership to the Events team, as well as provide strategic direction to signature and school-wide events, ensuring effective preparation and management of budgets.
As the ideal candidate, you hold a post-secondary degree and/or a diploma in marketing, communications, public affairs or another related field along with five to seven years of progressive experience in marketing, advertising and events management that includes managing and leading a team. Previous experience in an educational institution or in a non-for-profit sector would be considered a strong asset.
With a high level of energy you thrive in a fast paced environment, and have proven success creating and implementing strategic marketing and events plans. Experienced in digital, web, online and social media marketing, you skillfully employ leading-edge approaches to develop innovative advertising and marketing materials to meet institutional goals and objectives.
Tech savvy, you possess advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Workspace as well as communication software applications, website content management systems and social media tools. At ease in a collaborative environment you bring strong team leadership skills along with the ability to manage multiple priorities.
Why Join Branksome Hall?
With a strong sense of community and inclusiveness, Branksome Hall offers a competitive compensation and benefits package along with opportunities for professional development, collaboration with committed and inspiring colleagues and access to innovative resources.
To play a pivotal role within a leading educational institution, please submit your cover letter and resume. Applications will be reviewed as of February 2, 2023, and the posting will remain active until filled.
Applications will also be accepted by mail and can be sent to the address below:
Branksome Hall - Human Resources
10 Elm Avenue
Branksome Hall is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all candidates who meet the minimum requirements for the position. Branksome Hall is strongly committed to diversity, equity and inclusion within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with (dis)abilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas, and champion diversity in its broadest sense. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates engaging in all parts of the recruitment and selection process at Branksome Hall.
As an educational institution, with the health and safety of our community as a priority, at this time, we require all employees to be fully vaccinated prior to their start date.
We thank all applicants in advance; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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