Marketing Coordinator (Contract)

Canada Goose New York, NY
Position Overview:

Canada Goose is currently seeking a Marketing Coordinator to support the US Marketing team. The ideal candidate has a strong passion for marketing and the fashion/apparel industry, a keen attention to detail, is an outgoing and hardworking individual and has an energetic, positive attitude. This candidate will work closely to support the USA Marketing team (Wholesale Marketing, Retail Marketing, Communications/PR, Media, Events) and get exposure to all facets of Marketing. This role will also support the VP of Marketing with special projects and admin support as needed. This position will provide hands-on support in a fast-paced marketing role, gaining significant experience with all facets of Marketing, as well as invaluable learning about the apparel industry.

Key Responsibilities:

* Assist in the development and project management of USA Marketing plans and projects

* Assist with annual budget tracking

* Act as key point person for Marketing decks/presentations, and other combined documents: formatting, collecting necessary info, and project/timeline management of team to complete on time. Must be skilled in PowerPoint, with great attention to detail

* Provide support for all PR, retail, wholesale, sponsorship related events, including seasonal media previews, media/influencer trips, store events, among others

* Manage, track and coordinate media sample pool, as well as the organization of the Public Relations sample closet

* Assist with all editorial, celebrity and film + entertainment and marketing sample requests/pulls

* Manage wholesale and editorial clippings, monthly media coverage reports and project media trackers

* Manage all asset distribution to wholesale accounts and serve as liaison between wholesale accounts and internal Creative team for all asset requests

* Participate in team and department brainstorms and conduct market research

* Support the VP Marketing USA with administrative duties as needed: calendar and meeting management, travel management, expenses, meeting logistics etc.

* Coordinate messengers/courier services and handle all shipping on behalf of the Marketing team

Experience, Education and Designations:

* University degree or college diploma in marketing, public relations, communications, business or similar field

* 1 – 2 experience in marketing, public relations, communications and/or similar field

Knowledge, Skills and Attributes:

* Understanding and appreciation for outdoor and fashion apparel industries

* High-level understanding of the US media landscape across all mediums: broadcast, print and online

* Experience and interest in social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc)

* High-level understanding of the US retail landscape across all segments: department stores, influential independent boutiques, outdoor lifestyle and online-only

* Commitment to working well with a distributed global team

* Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

* Extremely detail oriented with strong organizational skills

* Strong ability to multi-task and "roll up sleeves" to get the job done

* Exudes a positive, personable attitude coupled with an outgoing personality

* Strong proficiency in Microsoft office (specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

* Highly skilled in PowerPoint styling, Experience with Graphic Design preferred.

* Experience with CisionPoint an asset

* Project and event management skills necessary

* Administrative skills necessary

Working Conditions:

* Office/showroom environment

We truly thank all applicants for their interest in joining the Goose Team, but only those candidates considered for an initial interview will be contacted.

Canada Goose Inc. is committed to delivering and improving accessibility in employment for all persons with disabilities. Accommodation is available, upon request, in the application and interview process and in the course of all other methods of selection of employees. Successful candidates for employment will be introduced to and trained in respect of all of Canada Goose Inc.'s human rights, accommodation and accessibility polices.

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