Job Posting 88171

Marketing Coordinator
Calgary area
525 28 ST SE
closes in 16 days (Tue, 18 Oct)
full time

Want to do work that makes a difference?

You know you want to work at a place you’re proud to tell others about. Join our team as we work to change lives and build a more inclusive economy in Calgary!


Momentum Staff are non-judgmental and receptive, approachable, and reflect genuine respect for and commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, Truth and Reconciliation. We’re serious about our work but we don’t take ourselves too seriously and love to celebrate and have fun along the way.  


The Organization:

Momentum is an award winning and nationally recognized community economic development organization utilizing innovative approaches to poverty reduction. We use financial literacy, skills training, and small business development as tools to empower people as they exit poverty. We also work to address the root causes of poverty and build strong and inclusive local economies.


Momentum became certified as a Great Place to Work in Canada in June 2021. Great Place to Work is a global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. We provide competitive compensation and benefits with an unparalleled work environment—an environment that is professional and diverse, so you’ll find a range of people and backgrounds working here: from MBAs, artists, facilitators, social workers, and everything in between. We have high standards within a supportive setting that allows us to achieve a lot and have meaningful impact in the community. We’re good corporate citizens with sustainability being one of our values and we take care to reduce our environmental footprint. 


If this sounds like a place where you would want to work, please review the position below to see if there’s a fit with your skills and experience.


Momentum is an equal opportunity employer. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.


What you’ll be doing:

This role leads the organization’s program and organizational marketing and design function including story, photo, and video production. It is responsible for marketing strategy development and design implementation across digital and analog channels as well as maintaining smooth, modern funnels that result in a quality welcome experience for participants and other learners.


Major Responsibilities:


Marketing and Design

  • Provides timely in-house marketing strategy, visual design, layout, advertising, and other marketing services, including creative direction for video and photoshoot, leading to successful program intakes
  • Builds staff capacity to develop their own solutions and materials when appropriate
  • Responds to requests from non-program functions (e.g., policy team, Executive Director, Resource Development) to enhance the look and feel of communications pieces (e.g., studies, briefs, strategic map, policy papers, agendas etc.).


  • Applies Momentum’s tone/style strategically and can shift for different contexts. Helps shape Momentum’s writing style/tone towards continual improvement as communications expectations evolve over time.

Integrated marketing (digital and analogue)

  • Designs, test, implements, and evaluates marketing solutions for audiences as required across the organization, in alignment with a cohesive overall marketing strategy
  • Leads digital marketing efforts including maintaining AdWords portfolio and website SEO to ensure high search rankings.
  • Manages Pay-Per-Click Advertising campaigns.
  • Manages digital, print, and promotional marketing spending within set budgets.


Marketing Funnel Oversight

  • Coordinates marketing funnel decisions across organizations, supporting effective decision-making at the department level.
  • Participates on the Dynamics 365 Initiative to improve communication flows across and outside the organization.
  • Oversees email marketing system architecture and design, and coordinates email marketing use across the organization.


Who we’re looking for:

At a glance, you are someone who:

  • Crafts compelling stories and designs effective marketing material. You can identify elements of a compelling story and use writing, graphic design, video, and event design as mediums for the story to be told.
  • Is passionate about creating an inclusive economy and ending poverty. This work clearly lines up with your values and the contribution you want to make to the world. 
  • Can stay on top of multiple projects at a time. You organize your time well and can deftly switch between a variety of projects and tasks involving multiple stakeholders
  • Remains laser focused on results. You strive for clarity of goals, and you align your efforts, energy, and focus to achieve them.
  • Is self-motivated. You are internally motivated to deliver your best work to benefit the mission.
  • Is a great team player. You care about cultivating a healthy team. You are willing to collaborate with others and assist team members when possible.

What you will need to do the job well:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a marketing, communications, design, or fundraising role.
  • Relevant post-secondary degree, diploma, or equivalent work experience.
  • Expertise in design software such as InDesign/Photoshop is required.
  • Experience with Google AdWords and Meta Ads Manager is preferred.
  • Ability to navigate Google and Hootsuite Analytics is an asset.
  • Demonstrates a high customer service standard.
  • Excellent organizational, communication, interpersonal, and planning skills.
  • Effective team building skills required; ability to work with a wide variety of individuals by using tact, diplomacy and flexibility and can resolve conflict effectively.
  • Ability to work under pressure without compromising compassion and professionalism.
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Sensitive to needs of persons with low literacy and/or English as a Second Language (ESL) when creating materials.
  • Strong computer skills –MS Office: Word, Excel, Outlook; Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop.
  • Availability to work some evenings is required


To apply:


Please forward resume with cover letter:


Via e-mail to:


State competition number in subject line of email.


Attention: Hiring Committee


Competition Number: MOM0901


Closing Date: Until a suitable candidate is found.


Applicants must state salary expectations in their cover letter.


We wish to thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


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