Assistant Digital Marketing Manager

Mississauga, ON
Job Terms:
posted by:
Suzy Thompson

Job Description:

6-month assignment with Fortune 500 Tech company with offices in Mississauga!


Role Overview:

The Associate Digital Marketing Manager will be responsible for supporting digital marketing execution. She/he will work with cross functional team members to make sure customer marketing programs are executed on time, to the desired quality and within budget to achieve the expected impact.

Daily Responsibilities: 

• Assist marketing managers to deliver awesome execution of program plans. Program execution activities would include but not limited to the following:

• Paid search (PPC): review performance, upload bulk sheets, creation and updating of ad copy

• Digital Advertising: co-ordinate creative/ media deliverables to meet ad trafficking deadlines, setup tracking URLs

• Website and landing page content updates  

• Manage program launch calendars using tools like JIRA or Asana and drive tasks to completion working with cross functional team members through a well-defined operating mechanism (e.g. launch & status meetings) 

· Assist in budgeting, campaign management/setup and reporting.

· Other team administrative tasks 



• 2-3 years’ experience working in a digital marketing role

• Must have hands-on experience with Paid Search platforms (Upload bulk sheets, create campaigns, utilize search query reports, manage shopping ads and ad extensions)

• Working knowledge of DoubleClick for Search, AdWords Editor, Bing Power Editor or similar search platforms is an asset

• Working knowledge of HTML and using a CMS (content management system) 

• Advanced knowledge of MS Excel required; working knowledge of other Microsoft (Word, Power Point, One Note) products 

• Strong project management and organizational skills


Nice to have skills:

Advanced French speaking & writing skills will be an asset. If they do have this then they can help with the translations. 


Soft skills:

• Detail oriented 

• Good communication skills

• Team player

• Able to coordinate across multiple groups and can drive the execution. 

• Good energy - need to be able to last through a tax season. Can be a lot.

• Someone who is proactive and does not wait to be told what to do 



Bachelor’s degree in Marketing/Business



· Jira​, Asana​, AdWords editor, Bing power editor, DoubleClick manager


WORKING WITH AQUENT: freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program

- Direct deposit for your pay check 

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)