Marketing Assistant – Vancouver, BC

Name of Organization: 
Raymond James
Opportunity Description + Organization Information: 

The Cash Management Group at Raymond James Ltd. is looking for a Marketing Assistant to join our high-performing team of finance professionals. As one of the top performing teams at Raymond James in Canada, we manage over $2.5 billion in client assets and we employ like-minded individuals who have grit, integrity and the ability to think outside the box. 

Do you have what it takes? You’ll need the knowledge and skills to become a marketing triple threat, by creating industry-leading written, video, and visual content. You’re known for telling great stories and perfect grammar. You love to write, conduct research and plan your next video shoot. You’re excited by the unlimited potential of working as part of an innovative team that uses the latest technology and has a forward-thinking mindset. 

In addition to photography, video, and mad social media skills, the Marketing Assistant will contribute to the development of online email campaigns and content writing for our monthly newsletters, sales material and more. 

This is a highly collaborative and cross-functional role that will work closely with our current Marketing Specialist. 

You will get to: 

 Create, produce, and monitor digital marketing campaigns on a variety of platforms; 

 Collaborate with the Marketing Specialist to write effective content for multiple channels: email, website, blog, sales team, social media / digital ads, video, and print; 

 Assist the sales team with marketing material; 

 Create visually appealing infographics, brochures, and presentations; 

 Film and edit videos using our in-house equipment and software; 

 Master managing multiple projects without comprising quality or your creative edge; and 

 Other duties as assigned. 

 

To nail this role, you should: 

 Possess an undergraduate/bachelor’s degree preferably in marketing, communications, design or related field; 

 Have a passion for videography and can plan, film, and edit videos from start-to-finish using Adobe Premier; 

 Present yourself in a polished appearance in a formal business environment; 

 Have the ability to articulate clearly in both written and verbal settings with impeccable attention to detail; 

 Get excited about design and be forward-thinking in your approach; 

 Be a writing guru: research, write, and edit copy like no body’s business; and 

 Eat, think, and tweet all things social media and digital marketing, including but not limited to: Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. 

 

Bonus Points: 

 You know Adobe Premier like the back of your hand; 

 Have experience using ConstantContact and SiteFinity / SquareSpace or other website templates; 

 Previous background / experience in finance-related field; and 

 Additional graphic design experience with Adobe Suite (PhotoShop, Illustrator, Indesign) or similar software. 

 

The Fine Print: 

 This is a full-time position out of our downtown Vancouver office; 

 Competitive salary and potential for bonuses; 

 Must be eligible to work in Canada; 

 Medical / dental benefits; 

 RRSP matching; and 

 Other benefits include: catered lunches, fun team events, and a stocked fridge with healthy snacks. 

 

Application Instructions 

Qualified applicants are requested to: 

 Send a resume and cover letter to Kerri Ablett quoting the position to ateam@raymondjames.ca; 

 Include the links to your: LinkedIn profile, social media accounts (Twitter / Instagram), personal webpage, and / or blog; and 

 Must include an attached sample or link to your portfolio with: 

o A written piece (creative or formal); 

o A video (any style – whatever you are passionate about! travel, journalism, vlog, tutorial); 

o A digital design piece (something to show off your graphic design skills). 

 

Contact us at 604.659.8090 to confirm receipt of your application. Only those applicants who confirm receipt of their resume will be considered for this position. 

This posting will remain open until a qualified candidate is hired. To learn more about the team and Raymond James Ltd., visit www.rjcashgroup.ca. 

Want to get noticed? Follow us on Twitter (@rjcashgroup) and subscribe to our Youtube Channel (Cash Management Group). 

To be considered for employment candidates will be required to provide proof of citizenship, permanent residency or eligibility to work in Canada with no restrictions. We require applicants to complete a background verification process prior to commencing employment with the company, including but not limited to a credit and criminal record check. Employment is contingent on the satisfactory completion of a pre-employment background check. 

We sincerely thank all applicants who express an interest in this role: only those being directly considered will be contacted. 

Raymond James Ltd. recognizes the value of a diverse workforce and appreciates the unique skills and special contribution of each employee. We are committed to accessibility for candidates through all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require accommodation, please contact Human Resources via email at resumes@raymondjames.ca. 

 

Deadline: 
Monday, February 19, 2018 (All day)