Jewish National Fund of Canada / Climate Solutions Prize

Position: Marketing Manager
Term: 1-year contract position (January-December 2023) with permanent contract possible
Location:
Montreal, Quebec
Reports to: Chief CSP Officer

About Climate Solutions Prize (CSP)
The Climate Solutions Prize (CSP) supports our greatest minds to find breakthrough solutions to solve the global climate crisis. CSP is an unparalleled prize competition, platform, festival and ecosystem, organized by the Jewish National Fund of Canada. In October 2022, over $2M USD was awarded to Israel’s best and brightest minds to further their innovative solutions to address climate change. CSP has also launched a prize in Canada, as well as developing other mechanisms of funding for innovations around the world.

Learn more about CSP at www.climatesolutionsprize.com

Job Description
CSP is searching for a Marketing Manager who can tell the CSP story in an innovative, cohesive and impactful way. Someone with knowledge or experience in sustainability is an asset. We are looking for a dynamic individual who is both strategic and a strong project manager, has excellent writing and copy-editing skills, and can synthesize multiple sources of information into strong and on-brand marketing. This person would be integral to the success of CSP, and involved in many aspects from fundraising materials, to social media and email, as well as telling the impact stories of the innovations supported through CSP. This is the perfect role for someone with marketing experience who is passionate about fighting climate change through innovation.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide marketing support for all CSP-related campaigns and activities
  • Develop (with CSP team input) the overall marketing strategy, including social media, web presence, advertising, messaging, and branding
  • Impact-focused, multimedia storytelling for different channels
  • Create and copyedit marketing literature, press releases, and articles
  • Support design and messaging for fundraising materials to stay on brand and consistent
  • Measure, analyze, and improve campaigns to maximize effectiveness
  • Supporting the CSP to achieve programmatic goals
  • Liaise with JNF Canada national team when needed

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 4+ years’ experience in marketing role in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong interest in sustainability, fighting climate change, and climate financing
  • University/College degree in marketing, environmental studies, innovation or related field
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills to clearly communicate ideas (in English)
  • Communication skills in French a strong asset
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, especially Powerpoint
  • Experienced knowledge working with Adobe Creative (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Proficient knowledge of Mailchimp and email marketing
  • Experience with web design/content management, web-based advertising, and analytical tools (SEO and Google Analytics) an asset
  • Experience developing and managing social media presence
  • PR experience an asset
  • Highly organized with attention to detail
  • Ability to deliver quality projects on deadline, keep the team on schedule and prioritize based on the most pressing needs

Please email your resume and cover letter to humanresources@jnf.ca by Thursday December 29, 2022. No phone calls please. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. Thank you.