Senior Marketing Specialist

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Closing date: 
Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 17:00
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Job description: 

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, the Senior Marketing Specialist is responsible for coordinating the planning and implementation of all corporate marketing & media initiatives.  

Working closely with the media agency & marketing team, the Senior Marketing Specialist will be responsible for coordinating the development and implementation of all components of the integrated marketing mix in order to support the ongoing growth of the University while qualifying market positioning and refinement.


To be well suited to the role you will possess the following qualifications and competencies:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business or related field and
  • A minimum 5-7 years marketing and/or advertising experience – advertising agency experience is an asset
  • Strong organizational skills and keen attention to detail
  • Strong customer service background
  • Ability to plan, write, develop and execute coordinated marketing and promotional activities, briefs and plans
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Motivated and flexible and enjoys a multi-task, high paced work environment
  • Ability to effectively work under tight deadlines and manage projects independently
  • Resourceful in problem solving
  • Superior professionalism, judgment & strategic thinking
  • Demonstrated ability to present marketing campaigns to clients
  • Strong work ethic
  • Proficient in use of PC (all Microsoft Office products)
  • May require working occasional evenings and weekends or some overnight travel
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
Application submission information: 

This is a regular full-time position working 37.5 hours per week on campus. The position has been evaluated at Grade 4 with a recruitment range that starts at $53,768 per annum.  The University is pleased to offer a comprehensive benefit package.


If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your application to: with a subject line of:

16-003-P0248 – Last name, First name


Or mail to:

Human Resources - Career Opportunities

Royal Roads University

2005 Sooke Road

Victoria, BC   V9B 5Y2

Fax:  (250) 391-2570  Tel:  (250) 391-2511

The competition began on January 7, 2016 and will close on January 21, 2016; however, the competition will remain open until a successful candidate is found.

While RRU values all applications we receive, only those candidates short-listed for further consideration will be contacted.  Royal Roads University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the principle of equity in employment.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority consideration.

If you are sending your application via e-mail, please ensure that your electronic file is saved in MS Word or Adobe pdf.