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Vice President, Marketing and Communications


  • WHERE
    Toronto, ON
  • WHEN
    Ongoing

DESCRIPTION

Key responsibilities for this role include:
Works with the senior executive team to conceptualize Toronto's overall marketing initiatives.
Creates the marketing department's yearly, monthly and weekly calendars; delegates, oversees, and monitors their implementation; takes on executional duties when required.
Leads, fosters and coaches a growing team of young marketers; helps evaluate their performance; identifies resourcing needs, and team development opportunities.
Crafts and writes departmental communications; brand champion; assures all department's adherence to the YWiB brand.
Leads weekly marketing team meetings; represents the marketing team in weekly leadership team meetings, and during biweekly Chapter's team meetings.
Works on collaborative solutions in a positive and efficient manner; leads by example.
Fosters open and transparent communications within departments; acts as their department's Subject Matter expert; takes on cross-departmental duties when required.

Skills/Characteristics that we’re looking for:
Knowledge and passion for YWiB’s mission.
Knowledge and understanding of the unique needs and priorities of diverse woman-identified individuals.
Proven leadership experience in Marketing and Communications.
Demonstrable experience designing, implementing and executing low cost marketing strategies and tactics; knowledge of events, programs, and public relations activities.
A masterful marketer & communicator who takes pride in a job well done and on their team's growth.
Mission driven and community focused; self-driven & self-starter; well developed organizational & team management skills.
Confident, thoughtful & effective communicator; calm under pressure; well developed written and verbal communication skills; healthy sense of humour.
Able to roll up their sleeves to get things done; excellent prioritization and self-management skills.
Strong creative, strategic, analytical, organizational and personal selling skills.
Passion for women’s empowerment, career advancement, and personal improvement.
Enjoy working independently, and as part of a diverse and inclusive team.
Socially aware marketer; champion of ethical marketing practices.
Previous involvement with women-focused feminist organizations a plus.

Benefits you’ll gain:
Opportunity to assist in the development of high impact programs to serve the Toronto community.
Opportunity to achieve measurable results at a departmental, and organizational level.
Opportunity to help develop and grow the capacity of junior team members.
Access to a network of leaders as a YWiB Team Member.
Be the face of YWiB in the business and marketing community.
Make new friends, and be a part of the YWiB Toronto community.

This volunteer position requires a minimal commitment of 1 year.

Who You'll be Assisting

Young Women in Business Toronto

Young Women in Business (YWiB) is an inclusive and diverse non-profit organization, dedicated to helping young women-identified individuals to succeed professionally and personally. We do this by empowering them with the knowledge, resources and support to reach their fullest potential; overcome barriers, and achieve success - on their own terms.

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Who You'll be Assisting

Young Women in Business Toronto

Young Women in Business (YWiB) is an inclusive and diverse non-profit organization, dedicated to helping young women-identified individuals to succeed professionally and personally. We do this by empowering them with the knowledge, resources and support to reach their fullest potential; overcome barriers, and achieve success - on their own terms.