Manager, Communications & Marketing

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Manager, Communications & Marketing

Temporary Full Time Replacement: 9 Month Replacement Term
Hiring Manager: Cynthia Chang-Christison, Director, External Relations & Marketing
Closing Date: March 28, 2023

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About Glenbow

Situated in Calgary, Alberta, Glenbow is an arts and culture museum undergoing a complete transformation and reimagining of what a museum can be to the community.

Glenbow’s team is passionate and dedicated to making art accessible for everyone. Every member of our team, regardless of job title or description, is focused on serving our community and reimagining the museum experience.

As an integral part of Calgary’s community, the Glenbow team is focused on making arts and culture experiences accessible to everyone. We are dedicated community builders, working to shape the future of arts and culture in Calgary and beyond. Working at Glenbow also means you are part of an organization that recognizes its role in reconciliation and is working toward
building an equitable community.

The Role

Glenbow is searching for a manager, communications & marketing, with experience in the development and implementation of a wide range of marketing, communications, media relations, and audience engagement tactics that support organizational activities and objectives. Reporting to the director, external relations & marketing, this role contributes to Glenbow’s success through the daily management of Glenbow’s communications, marketing, media, and audience engagement strategies.

With proven marketing and communications experience, our ideal candidate will be responsible for being a collaborator and connector, both internally and externally, through communications, marketing, media relations, social media, and digital strategies that promote and support museum exhibitions, events, activities and programming.

Our ideal candidate will be a dynamic and creative leader who has exceptionally strong interpersonal, communication, and relationship building skills. They will also be well-organized, adaptable, self-motivated and a multi-tasker.

Qualifications for this Role:

  • A dynamic and creative leader, with the ability to develop compelling and successful communications, media and marketing strategies.
  • Strong knowledge of communications practices, including branding, public relations, and media/social media.
  • Collaborative and team-oriented in approach to work, with strong interpersonal, communication, and relationship building skills.
  • Adept at internal and external audience engagement, with an ability to work with diverse populations, as well as different worldviews and perspectives.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, refine, and execute work plans with varying timelines.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent conflict resolution and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple competing priorities.
  • Highly self-motivated with excellent organizational and planning skills.

Benefits of working at Glenbow

We recognize there are many reasons to believe in your work—and that everyone deserves to be valued, be part of a caring culture, be compensated fairly and be part of building our community.

Flexible work environment

We know having flexibility in how you work is important in today’s workplace. From hybrid working options, flexible hours and more, Glenbow offers ways to achieve the balance you’re looking for in your life.

Health & wellness benefits

We believe in physical and mental well-being. Our benefits package supports you and your family in your ongoing health.

RRSP matching

Glenbow matches employee RRSP contributions, up to 5%. Employees structure their retirement savings how they choose and Glenbow tops up those contributions.

For the full job description, review the attached PDF.

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