12 Jul 2017

Contract Social Media & Marketing Coordinator

Labatt Breweries of Canada Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Job Description

Job Function: Marketing
Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Toronto
Schedule: Full-time
Job Type: Contract
Posting Date: Jul 11, 2017

About the Company

About Mike’s Beverage Company

Mike’s Beverage Company is the home of Canada’s biggest, fastest-growing and best-loved Ready-to-Drink brands of coolers, ciders and flavoured malt beverages including Palm Bay, Mike’s Hard, Okanagan Cider, American Vintage Hard Iced Teas and Bud Lime-a-Ritas – it is an autonomous Canadian business unit located in Liberty Village (Toronto) and owned by Labatt Breweries of Canada / AB In-Bev.

About Labatt

For more than 160 years, Labatt has created enduring bonds with consumers as they share memorable experiences while enjoying iconic brands like Alexander Keith’s, Labatt Blue, Budweiser and Stella Artois.

Labatt employees share the dream of becoming the best, most profitable beer company in a better world with their Anheuser-Busch InBev colleagues worldwide. From Newfoundland to British Columbia, Labatt’s 3,000 employees brew about 60 local and world-known beers. Anheuser-Busch InBev is the leading global brewer, managing a portfolio of more than 200 brands.

Labatt is one of Canada’s most recognized brands and most respected corporations. We take responsibility for improving the world where we do business, and together we find ways of putting social responsibility into action. We’re also committed to building a company for the long-term with a legacy to be proud of – for the people who work for us and with us; for future generations and the environment; and above all for our consumers.

Job Description

Community Management
Timely response to social media comments and messages
Flag potential brand risk concerns and escalate to appropriate teams
Proactive engagement with influencers and brand enthusiasts
Work with media agency to traffic (post) social media content

Social Listening & Reporting
Social listening and tracking of social mentions for brand campaigns
Response time tracking/measurement reporting

Special Projects
Including but not limited to new marketing technology pilots, content creation, and sourcing of new social media marketing partners
Job Qualifications

Minimum Requirements (Experience, Education, Qualifications, Skills, Abilities)
 A Bachelor’s Degree, Post Graduate Program or College Diploma in Marketing, Communications and/or Business or related field from a recognized institution
 Experience in social media community management preferred but not required
 Excellent communications skills in English and French (MUST BE BILINGUAL)
 Must have the ability to understand brand voice and adapt tone of communications and copy accordingly
 Mush have strong technical knowledge of social media marketing, including consumer trends, platform capabilities (e.g. Social Studio), and metrics/analytics
 Open to working flexible hours with ability to respond to social messages on weekends and in the evenings (can work from home or from mobile)
 Exceptional project and time management skills with the ability to remain well-organized and able to juggle frequently changing priorities and deadlines
Foundational Characteristics
 High energy team player with fantastic attention to detail
 Natural born story teller who loves to engage with people and share those stories
 Humble yet confident, able to put the growth of the company/team/brands first
 Ability to learn quickly, on the job
 High capacity for work; incredible work ethic
 Ability to work well independently, but not afraid to be highly collaborative and demonstrate team leadership abilities to get projects and priorities completed

Labatt Breweries of Canada LP is committed to fair and equitable recruiting practices. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to come forward at any stage of the recruitment process to request accommodations, if needed. Members of our team will consult and create processes that provide individuals with disabilities the best possible recruitment experience.


Job Categories: Advertising / Marketing and Social Media. Job Types: Contract. Job expires in 51 days.

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