Marketing and Communications Officer - Guelph, ON | Gambling Research Exchange Ontario | | 13/09/17
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Marketing and Communications Officer Full-Time

Location: Guelph, ON
Company Name: Gambling Research Exchange Ontario ()
Category: Communications, Graphic Design, Marketing / Strategy

Gambling Research Exchange Ontario (GREO) is seeking a Marketing and Communications Offer to support GREO’s business development, strategic priorities, and programming through the implementation of GREO’s marketing and communication strategy. Reporting to the CEO, and working closely with the Business Manager, this highly collaborative role is focused on growing awareness of GREO through execution of best practices in traditional and digital marketing techniques. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, a quick learner, and have a mix of graphic design and marketing skills.


Implement and evaluate effective marketing and communication strategies designed to promote GREO products and events

Maintain GREO’s visual identity and branding through consistent use and enforcement of the organization’s branding policy and guidelines

Develop guidelines to ensure the consistency of messaging by all staff as it relates to the marketing and communication strategy

Design print material to support GREO programs using Adobe Creative Suite, and work with various print vendors to ensure high-quality, timely production

Create effective web content and post in consultation with the web team

Make recommendations as to the most effective use of digital communication tools, including email and social media platforms

Provide subject-matter expertise related to marketing, communications, social media, and branding to all staff

Develop strong working relationships with key contacts for the purpose of promoting GREO’s programs and collaborative projects

Make recommendations on the schedule and design of GREO activities and events for purposes of effective and integrated promotion

Work with the Business Manager to create GREO’s annual report

Monitor the marketing and communications budget


3+ years of professional experience successfully implementing integrated marketing and communication plans

Post-secondary education in marketing, communications, graphic design or a related field

Demonstrated ability to build brand identity, recognition, and engagement, preferably in the non-profit sector

Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, particularly InDesign and Illustrator, combined with a solid understanding of visual design aesthetics and pre-press standards. (***This requirement is non-negotiable. Applicants unable to demonstrate design skills will not be considered for the role.***)

Experience with web content management systems

Advanced knowledge of current and emerging digital communications technologies

Excellent project management skills and ability to maintain strong attention to detail in the face of competing priorities

Gambling Research Exchange Ontario (GREO) is an independent knowledge translation and exchange (KTE) organization that aims to eliminate harm from gambling. Our goal is to support evidence-informed decision making in responsible gambling policies, standards and practices. The work we do is intended for researchers, policy makers, gambling regulators and operators, and also for treatment and prevention service providers. GREO provides an open and flexible work environment with excellent opportunities for learning and development.

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