WildBrain

Marketing Coordinator, Trade

Job Locations CA-ON-Toronto
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/10/2022 8:05 AM)
Job ID
2022-5399

Overview

Location: Toronto, Ontario

 

 

Find a job that lets your imagination run wild! 

WildBrain is made up of a team of innovators and creators who bring industry-leading kids’ content and brands to families globally. We inspire imagination, put creativity first, and believe in the power of storytelling. We are constantly connecting the powers of our global team, making WildBrain a collaborative, openminded and passionate environment to work in.  

To work at WildBrain means you get to create stories that lets imaginations run wild. Join our team today to become part of the story!  

 

Overview

Reporting to the Director, Corporate & Trade Marketing, the Marketing Coordinator, Trade will support WildBrain’s trade and content marketing programs across our distribution and licensing businesses. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is interested in the children’s entertainment industry, and/or is looking to break into B2B marketing and sales. As part of our global Strategic Marketing Group this role will liaise with internal and external stakeholders across marketing activities. The role is best suited for an exceptionally organized individual who can keep track of multiple tasks at once. The successful candidate has some administrative, marketing and/or event related experience.

 

Responsibilities

  • Support global trade shows and company events and campaigns under the supervision of the Director, Corporate & Trade Marketing
  • Assist Trade Marketing Managers on projects as required
  • Update and organize sales collateral such as brand decks
  • Track and upload video screeners to screening site(s)
  • Update and maintain sales app and website content
  • Track and communicate air times, series premieres and ratings across WildBrain’s key content properties
  • Support in reviewing artwork approval submissions from partners ensuring brand integrity in a timely and organized fashion
  • Coordinate and process invoices for department including reconciling monthly departmental credit card expenses
  • Handle additional administrative duties as assigned, such as taking meeting notes and arranging shipments

 

Qualifications

  • Relevant work experience in marketing, administration, event planning or similar
  • Proven ability to coordinate projects effectively and meet deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills
  • Creative thinker with strong attention to detail
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Proficient with technology (uploading content to iPads, and converting video files)
  • Desire and commitment to work in a fast-paced, client-service focused environment
  • Hardworking self-starter and team player
  • Knowledge of the children’s entertainment landscape is considered an asset, although not mandatory
  • Ability to travel abroad occasionally

What We Offer 

Working at WildBrain is more than a job — it’s the opportunity to join forces with extraordinary, insightful and imaginative people who will recognize your talents and encourage your professional growth and development in a work environment that promotes creativity and individuality. We offer competitive family-focused benefits, we invest in our people and their future with generous RRSP matching, plus bonus time-off, because you deserve it! 

 

Our Commitment 

Diversity and Inclusion are in our DNA. As a global leader in kids and family entertainment, we strive to reflect and honour the diversity of our audiences around the world. We believe that creating diverse and inclusive content & brands begins with fostering a culture of belonging at WildBrain. To us, a culture of belonging is one where we celebrate and welcome the diversity of all employees, stakeholders, and external partners and strive to create an environment where every individual feels valued, respected, and brings their authentic self to work.  

 

We demonstrate our commitment to this by striving to provide a supportive work environment and a corporate culture that welcomes and encourages equal opportunities for all employees. We recognize that people bring experience and talent that goes beyond the technical skills and requirements of a job. If you possess similar experience that is close to what we’ve listed here, we encourage you to please still consider applying. We strongly believe that diverse experience, transferable skills, and passion are key! WildBrain accommodates people with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required. 

 

About WildBrain: 

At WildBrain we make great content for kids and families. With approximately 13,000 half-hours of filmed entertainment in our library – one of the world’s most extensive – we are home to such brands as Peanuts, Teletubbies, Strawberry Shortcake, Caillou, Inspector Gadget, Johnny Test and Degrassi. Our shows are seen in more than 150 countries on over 500 telecasters and streaming platforms. WildBrain’s portfolio spans all areas of the entertainment industry: WildBrain Studios, where we develop and produce hit animated and live actions series; WildBrain Television, which is composed of prominent kids’ television channels in Canada (Family Channel, Family CHRGD, Family Jr. and Télémagino); home to Peanuts Worldwide; brand management to some of the world’s most-loved kids brands; celebrated global licensing and distribution teams with WildBrain CPLG, and a leading children’s YouTube network in WildBrain Spark, one of the largest networks of kids’ channels on YouTube, with over 168 million subscribers. 

 

WildBrain is headquartered in Canada with offices worldwide and trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: WILD). Visit wildbrain.com to learn more! 

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