Marketing Lead - Offline

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Sprout is an innovative food initiative that seeks to bring accessible healthy food options and healthy food education to food desserts across Ottawa. Through selling produce in corner stores already in place in communities and using the space to provide the food within walking distance of residents' homes. We work closely with Ottawa Public Health and working towards a more equitable world in terms of Canada's food security right here at home. 

The Sprout team's goals this year include:

1.     Developing a set of recipes that can be conveniently and affordably prepared using foods stocked in our participating convenience stores

2.     Building partnerships with local farmers and farmers' cooperatives, public health authorities, and nonprofit partners that work with our target clientele (i.e. the Food Bank, food pantries and soup kitchens)

3.     Launching the program in more convenience stores, potentially identifying a franchise chain that would be interested in the project

 

YOU’LL NEED TO:

●      Have excellent written and oral communication skills

●      Be creative and innovative with offline marketing techniques

●      Excellent time management and ability to work independently

●      Have great teamwork abilities

IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAVE:

●      Interest in nutrition

●      Interest in tracking and acting on marketing metrics

●      Experience in working with the media and the respective documents needed to be in communication with them

●      Experience in working with offline marketing techniques (events, flyers, promotions, etc)

YOU’LL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE:

●      Tracking marketing metrics and creating a strategy supported by metrics

●      Communicating the availability of healthy foods on behalf of participating convenience stores

●      The development of the brand

●      Developing a strong marketing strategy, including promotional campaigns such as limited-time offers and sales/coupons across various channels

●      Working closely with Sprout's graphic designer to design and implement attractive in-store signage and marketing techniques

●     Working closely with Sprout's graphic designer to design and implement various offline marketing campaigns for each Sprout location (ie flyers, posters, etc)

●      Working closely with Sprout's community relations officer to create strategies for Sprout event marketing, including tasting events and community events

Graphic Designer

On March 23rd and 24th, 2018, the Legacy Conference will bring together over 600 entrepreneurially-minded students in Ottawa. In collaboration with high-growth startup companies and top-tier speakers, Legacy is the only event in Canada dedicated to hosting the nation’s top student entrepreneurs. Over the course of two days, we will host keynotes delivered by entrepreneurs and industry pioneers, expert panel discussion, a hackathon, a startup exposition showcasing some of the nation’s hottest startups, and interactive workshops for startups and attendees.

We’re looking for a designer to join our team, bringing design thinking and skill sets in pursuit of better showcase Legacy’s voice in graphics. You will work on content that inspires our attendees to sign up for the conference at a glance. You’ll have to be good at managing your time, adjusting quickly to shifting approaches, situations, and priorities.


You’ll Be:

 

  • Take control of creating designs from everything (ranging from website to name tags) like this:

 

  • Contributing to our growing design system in an effort to convey Legacy’s voice in visuals to provide our audience with a new experience

  • Prioritizing simultaneous deadlines across multiple teams and coordinating the efforts across the other teams

You’ll Need To Have:

  • A passion for solving design problems while wearing multiple hats and owning all facets of design

  • A desire to mentor other designers, leading by example with your keen eye for good design, and attention to detail

  • Exceptional Photoshop abilities as can be demonstrated through current project pieces

 

Marketing Strategist

The Legacy Conference is like an entrepreneurship boot-camp on steroids: you show up and are taught strategies for starting and growing your company. Except at Legacy, you're not paying $10,000 to attend...

We've gathered the founders of the fastest growing startups to give 30-minute keynotes on actionable tactics for launching and growing your startup. You'll learn how they got started, how they grew, and what they learned along the way.


Sounds awesome? You’ll get to market that.


You’ll Be:

  • Harness the power of all the good here and build Legacy as the go-to brand for young entrepreneurs.

  • Help to convey Legacy’s vision and strategy in an unconventional way.

  • Work with the brightest, most driven students in Ottawa.

  • Churning out tons of content for our emails and social media channels

It’d Be Great If You Also Have:

  • A “get shit done” attitude

  • A genuine curiosity and excitement to convey Legacy’s voice to 12,000 young entrepreneurs.

Photographer

NOTE: If applying for any Videographer/Photographer/Graphic Design related role, please attach a few samples of your work to your application. You may upload them to a Google Drive and share the link in your application if you wish, or attach the files individually.

You’ll need to:

  • Understand and have an eye for good (great) photography
  • Have your own camera
  • Be flexible and reliable
  • Have some knowledge in photo editing

It’d be great if you have:

  • Marketing experience

You’ll be working on things like:

  • Creating stunning photo content for our projects and campaigns
  • Capturing the best moments from some of the year’s best events: Strat24, Legacy, the Enactus Regional/National/World Expositions

 

Videographer

The Marketing team is the creative brains behind everything Enactus. We ensure that all ideas come to life by creating marketing collateral such as promotional videos for our projects, advertisements to promote upcoming events or partnerships, managing the Enactus uOttawa social media accounts, and anything and everything in-between. Our team may be small but you’d never know it; we’re highly driven, innovative thinkers who create next-level content to ensure our projects get the recognition they deserve.

The Marketing team’s goals this year include:

1.     Developing an effective recruitment campaign to attract new talent for the teams

2.     Increase the number of cross-promotional partnership opportunities we engage in

3.     Streamline marketing processes to ensure maximum efficiency and allow us to produce the highest quality content possible

NOTE: If applying for the Videographer/Photographer/Graphic Design role, please attach a few samples of your work to your application. You may upload them to a Google Drive and share the link in your application if you wish, or attach the files individually.

 

YOU’LL NEED TO HAVE:

-    Experience with Adobe Premiere, or Final Cut Pro X

-    Your own equipment (DSLR camera, Microphone, tripod)

-    An attention to detail

-    Ability to work under strict deadlines

-    The ability to work independently on certain projects

-    The ability to accept and give constructive criticism

IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAVE:

-    Experience working on professional videos

-    The ability to work in a cross-functional environment

-    A flexible schedule

YOU’LL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE:

-    Filming our members working on their projects

-    Producing videos for the various projects as required for their community partners

-    Help with the marketing strategy and spreading awareness of Enactus on campus

-    National/World class presentations (editing videos for competitions, etc.)

-    Branding/promotion for select social enterprises/projects/events

Graphic Designer

The Marketing team is the creative brains behind everything Enactus. We ensure that all ideas come to life by creating marketing collateral such as promotional videos for our projects, advertisements to promote upcoming events or partnerships, managing the Enactus uOttawa social media acounts, and anything and everything in-between. Our team may be small but you'd never know it; we're highly driven, innovative thinkers who create next-level content to ensure our projects get the recognition they deserve.

The Marketing team's goals this year include:

  • Developing an effective recruitment campaign to attract new talent for the teams
  • Increase the number of cross-promotional partnership opportunities we engage in
  • Streamline marketing processes to ensure maximum efficiency and allow us to produce the highest quality content possible

NOTE: If applying for the Videographer/Photographer/Graphic Design role, please attach a few samples of your work to your application. You may upload them to a Google Drive and share the link in your application if you wish, or attach the files individually.


YOU’LL NEED TO HAVE:

-    Experience with Adobe Photoshop, and/or Illustrator

-    An excellent eye for design

-    Ability to work under strict deadlines

-    Great interpersonal and collaborative skills

-    The ability to work independently on certain projects

-    The ability to accept and give constructive criticism

IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAVE:

-    Experience with branding

-    Marketing strategy experience

-    The ability to work in a dynamic group environment

YOU’LL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE :

-    Making posters and banners for different projects and Enactus in general

-    Branding and promoting content in an engaging manner for select projects/events

-    National/World class presentations (editing slides for competitions)

-    Making a lot of visual content for the team to post on it’s various social channels

-    Packaging/Banners/Posters (highly visible material)

Store Success

Sprout is an innovative food initiative that seeks to bring accessible healthy food options and healthy food education to food desserts across Ottawa. Through selling produce in corner stores already in place in communities and using the space to provide the food within walking distance of residents' homes. We work closely with Ottawa Public Health and working towards a more equitable world in terms of Canada's food security right here at home. 

The Sprout team's goals this year include:

1.     Developing a set of recipes that can be conveniently and affordably prepared using foods stocked in our participating convenience stores

2.     Building partnerships with local farmers and farmers' cooperatives, public health authorities, and nonprofit partners that work with our target clientele (i.e. the Food Bank, food pantries and soup kitchens)

3.     Launching the program in more convenient stores, potentially identifying a franchise chain that would be interested in the project

 

YOU’LL NEED TO

●      Have great team working abilities

●      Have efficient time management

●      Have excellent oral communication skills

●      Be optimistic and represent Sprout values

IT WOULD BE GREAT IF YOU HAVE:

●      Interest in nutrition

●      A vehicle is ideal

●      Experience in tracking inventory

●      Experience in working on Excel spreadsheets

YOU WILL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE:

●      Maintaining an excellent relationship between Sprout and current store partners

●      Visiting stores at least once a week to track and record inventory

●      Communicating with the rest of the team sales levels

●      Tracking and inputting the inventory levels into an Excel spreadsheet

●      Communicating with the rest of the team when new inventory needs to be produced

 

Videographer

Sprout is an innovative food initiative that seeks to bring accessible healthy food options and healthy food education to food desserts across Ottawa. Through selling produce in corner stores already in place in communities and using the space to provide the food within walking distance of residents' homes. We work closely with Ottawa Public Health and working towards a more equitable world in terms of Canada's food security right here at home. 

The Sprout team's goals this year include:

1.     Developing a set of recipes that can be conveniently and affordably prepared using foods stocked in our participating convenience stores

2.     Building partnerships with local farmers and farmers' cooperatives, public health authorities, and nonprofit partners that work with our target clientele (i.e. the Food Bank, food pantries and soup kitchens)

3.     Launching the program in more convenient stores, potentially identifying a franchise chain that would be interested in the project

 

YOU’LL NEED TO:

●      Have great team working abilities

●      Be present at all Sprout launches and events

IT WOULD BE GREAT IF YOU HAVE:

●      Interest in nutrition

●      Experience in filming and editing

YOU WILL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE:

●      Filming, editing, and posting videos to promote Sprout values and products

●      Assist in the advertisement of Sprout events through video editing

●      Organizing and directing the creation of videos

Marketing Lead - Online

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Sprout is an innovative food initiative that seeks to bring accessible healthy food options and healthy food education to food desserts across Ottawa. Through selling produce in corner stores already in place in communities and using the space to provide the food within walking distance of residents' homes. We work closely with Ottawa Public Health and working towards a more equitable world in terms of Canada's food security right here at home. 

The Sprout team's goals this year include:

1.     Developing a set of recipes that can be conveniently and affordably prepared using foods stocked in our participating convenience stores

2.     Building partnerships with local farmers and farmers' cooperatives, public health authorities, and nonprofit partners that work with our target clientele (i.e. the Food Bank, food pantries and soup kitchens)

3.     Launching the program in more convenience stores, potentially identifying a franchise chain that would be interested in the project

 

YOU’LL NEED TO:

●      Have excellent written and oral communication skills

●      Have the ability to use and keep up with several social media platforms

●      Excellent time management and ability to work independently

●      Have great teamwork abilities

IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAVE:

●      Interest in nutrition

●      Interest in writing and blogging

●      Experience in working with the media and the respective documents needed to be in communication with them

●      Experience in maintaining a website

YOU’LL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE:

●      Creating online marketing strategies based on metrics collected from A/B testing, analytics, etc.

●      Communicating the availability of healthy foods on behalf of participating convenience stores

●      The development of the brand

●      Developing a strong marketing strategy, including promotional campaigns such as limited-time offers and sales across various channels

●      Building relationships with media partners, including writing press releases and scheduling interviews with local media

●      Managing Sprout’s social media pages by advertising events and new store openings/partnerships

●      Creating content on social media pages and the Sprout website

●      Updating and maintaining the Sprout website

Community Relations

Sprout is an innovative food initiative that seeks to bring accessible healthy food options and healthy food education to food desserts across Ottawa. Through selling produce in corner stores already in place in communities and using the space to provide the food within walking distance of residents' homes. We work closely with Ottawa Public Health and working towards a more equitable world in terms of Canada's food security right here at home. 

The Sprout team's goals this year include:

1.     Developing a set of recipes that can be conveniently and affordably prepared using foods stocked in our participating convenience stores

2.     Building partnerships with local farmers and farmers' cooperatives, public health authorities, and nonprofit partners that work with our target clientele (i.e. the Food Bank, food pantries and soup kitchens)

3.     Launching the program in more convenient stores, potentially identifying a franchise chain that would be interested in the project

 

YOU’LL NEED TO:

●      Have excellent oral communication skills

●      Have a hustle attitude and drive to seek business opportunities

●      Have great team working abilities

IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAVE:

●      Interest in nutrition

●      Experience in community events

●      Interest in hosting events

●      Are bilingual

YOU’LL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE:

●      Writing fundraising applications and grant proposals to receive funding for the project

●      Reaching out to community organizations to grow brand awareness

●      Hosting and organizing community events

●      Building a relationship between Sprout and the community

 

 

Business Development Coordinator

Sprout is an innovative food initiative that seeks to bring accessible healthy food options and healthy food education to food desserts across Ottawa. Through selling produce in corner stores already in place in communities and using the space to provide the food within walking distance of residents' homes. We work closely with Ottawa Public Health and working towards a more equitable world in terms of Canada's food security right here at home. 

The Sprout team's goals this year include:

1.     Developing a set of recipes that can be conveniently and affordably prepared using foods stocked in our participating convenience stores

2.     Building partnerships with local farmers and farmers' cooperatives, public health authorities, and nonprofit partners that work with our target clientele (i.e. the Food Bank, food pantries and soup kitchens)

3.     Launching the program in more convenient stores, potentially identifying a franchise chain that would be interested in the project

 

YOU’LL NEED TO:

●      Have excellent written and oral communication skills

●      Have a hustler attitude and a need to expand

●      Have great teamwork abilities

●      Patience and persistence

IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAVE:

●      Interest in nutrition

●      Experience in external relations

●      A vehicle is ideal

YOU’LL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE:

●      Working with our current partners to strengthen opportunities for growth

●      Reaching out to store owners to expand the business

●      Expanding to new stores at an efficient and timely pace

●      Explaining contracts to new store owners and adjusting current contracts to new store owner needs

●      Represent Sprout values when encountering store owners and/or possible partner organizations

●      Being responsible for the measurement of performance of current partnerships and the communication of those results to current and potential partners.

●      Leading the research of new partnerships and seeks out new relationships with future partners

●      Creatively find new partners that the team can work with to further grow the brand

 

 

Graphic Designer

Sprout is an innovative food initiative that seeks to bring accessible healthy food options and healthy food education to food desserts across Ottawa. Through selling produce in corner stores already in place in communities and using the space to provide the food within walking distance of residents' homes. We work closely with Ottawa Public Health and working towards a more equitable world in terms of Canada's food security right here at home. 

The Sprout team's goals this year include:

  1. Developing a set of recipes that can be conveniently and affordably prepared using foods stocked in our participating convenience stores
  2. Building partnerships with local farmers and farmers' cooperatives, public health authorities, and nonprofit partners that work with our target clientele (i.e. the Food Bank, food pantries and soup kitchens)
  3. Launching the program in more convenient stores, potentially identifying a franchise chain that would be interested in the project

You’ll need to:

  • Understand and have an eye for good (great) design
  • Have in depth knowledge of Photoshop
  • Be a hustler (late nights will become your friend)

It'd be great if you have:

  • Experience with branding
  • Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator
  • Marketing experience

YOU’LL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE:

  • Branding and promoting the Sprout stores and marketing campaigns.
  • Packaging/Banners/Posters (highly visible material)