Are you driven by impact? We are hcma, an interdisciplinary design firm driven by the desire to create happier, healthier, more connected communities.

We are looking for a bright and highly driven Marketing Manager to join our team; If you’re looking to make a positive impact on society, and help create happier, healthier, more creative communities, we want to hear from you. This role requires a creative and proactive doer, who has the confidence and tenacity to bring a fresh perspective to the role.

The Marketing Manager is an integral member of the marketing team at hcma, contributing to the longevity and future success of the firm. Reporting to the Director of Marketing, the Marketing Manager oversees day-to-day marketing efforts to support the firm’s objectives. To succeed, this individual has experience with a wide range of marketing elements – from social media and public relations, to events and sponsorships and content strategy. This diverse experience empowers them to successfully contribute to firm creative pursuits.

What you will do:

  • As brand ambassador, you will manage office-wide marketing efforts ensuring all are consistent with the hcma brand, meeting our high standard for quality and execution
  • Build strong relationships with leadership team members, proactively identifying opportunities to support their practice
  • Identify opportunities for firm leadership to build their personal brands within relevant industry and community associations
  • In collaboration with the Director of Marketing and firm leadership, create annual marketing plans and annual budgets, that support the firm’s strategic business objectives
  • Develop and implement creative, compelling, and unique marketing campaigns as part of firm marketing plans
  • Manage the annual marketing budget, departmental metrics, and reporting systems with support from the team
  • Work in close collaboration with hcma’s in-house team of graphic designers and brand strategists on visually engaging content
  • Proactively engage and liaise with external collaborators, partners, and consultants (PR, web development, conference organizers, etc.) to create and maximize opportunities for hcma to build our brand and cultivate relationships
  • Conduct research and competitor analysis regularly to inform the firm’s market position, differentiators, and areas of opportunity
  • Lead the ongoing procurement, development, and adoption of the systems and structures supporting the marketing team, including relevant technology
  • Onboard and train new team members
  • Listen deeply, give people the space to be open, and respond in a caring and constructive way
  • Mentor those with less experience and support team members in achieving career development plans and goals
  • Participate in semi-annual and annual reviews of team members
  • Be an ambassador, representing hcma in the best possible light

What you will bring:

  • Strong communication is essential, both written and verbal, with great editing ability
  • Adaptability, initiative, and a positive attitude are highly valued – you must thrive in a team environment
  • Creativity is a big part of the role. We’d like to see you demonstrate design thinking and past success with marketing campaigns and projects
  • Our team is growing. An ability to manage, motivate, and lead high-achieving teams like ours is essential
  • Effective project management is key day-to-day; you’ll be self-motivated and confident under pressure coordinating multiple deadlines, with strong organizational, planning and time management skills
  • Maintains a composed and professional attitude during periods of high activity
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Creative Suite, including InDesign
  • Experience in graphic design and/or copywriting
  • Strong working knowledge of social media platforms, including best practices for Instagram and LinkedIn
  • An understanding of effective website design and content strategy would be helpful, but not required

What experience you might have:

  • Diploma or degree in marketing, business, communications or similar
  • Minimum 5 years in a marketing role
  • Experience in the AEC industry or with a marketing/design agency is a strong asset

 

Is this you? Apply now.

If this opportunity excites you and you’d like to learn more, please reach out to us at careers@hcma.ca. We’d love to see your resume, and more importantly, know more about you – what you are passionate about and why hcma might be right for you. You must be legally eligible to work in Canada and provide supporting evidence prior to any potential offer of employment. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.