EVENT MARKETING MANAGER
The Penticton Triathlon Race Society requires a dynamic, highly qualified individual to take on the role of Event Marketing Manager for the Challenge Penticton triathlon and related events.
The successful candidate will have post-secondary education in business marketing/communications, event planning and/or sports marketing and 10 years experience, including 3 to 5 years in a senior marketing capacity with a similar operation, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidates are expected to have deep experience with sponsorship acquisition and management, a record of success in promoting world-class events, and extensive experience working with volunteers.
The Society is seeking a high level of creativity, strong understanding of customer and market dynamics, proven ability to conceptualize and implement strategic initiatives and supporting tactics, demonstrated experience in social media and thorough understanding of branding principles through multimedia.
Candidates must have proven leadership, exceptional interpersonal and communications skills (oral and written), exceptional computer literacy, strong problem solving skills and the ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
The Penticton Triathlon Race Society provides a generous wage and benefit package based upon qualifications and experience. To bring your career to our beautiful B.C. community, send your resume by October 25, 2012 at 4 p.m. PST to: firstname.lastname@example.org