Marketing Specialist - Montreal, Canada

Montreal, Canada /
Marketing /
Full-time
Are you enthusiastic and driven about becoming an accomplished Marketing professional? As part of our continuing growth we are looking to expand our Marketing team. Collabora is seeking an outstanding candidate looking to join a company with a unique business model and culture. The role will be ideally based in our Montreal, QC Canada office.

As the new Marketing Specialist, you will get to work closely with our Senior Marketing Manager to promote all aspects of the company both internal and external. Collabora is looking for a energetic and self-motivated individual who has a passion for all things marketing and technology.

Main Responsibilities

    • Drive the creation and delivery of all marketing materials
    • Coordinate Collabora’s presence at Open Source events and tradeshows
    • Author targeted content for the company online presence (website, blog, social media)
    • Assist with authoring, proofing and publishing blog posts
    • Ensure all online content is up to date
    • Monitor social media for Collabora and projects mentions, and engage where relevant
    • Monitor and moderate the blog comments. Seek answers when questions arise
    • Optimize online ad campaigns performance
    • Pro-actively handle Search Engine Optimization (SEO) efforts
    • Apply branding guidelines to all communications
    • Produce monthly company-wide marketing reports
    • Source Marketing promotional items for internal and external use
    • Oversee approval of travel for conferences and tradeshows (Collabora uses TravelPerk)

Required Skills and Experience

    • 3+ year of experience in Marketing or marketing-related degree
    • Creative and accurate copy writing and proofing skills in English
    • Technical marketing skills including social media presence
    • Meet deadlines
    • Ability to work efficiently remotely as well as in-office
    • Basic design skills (graphics and design)
    • Experience in SEO strategies and tactics
    • Ability to think strategically without losing sight of details
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
    • Work well independently, and in teams, with limited supervision required
    • Willingness to travel occasionally to tradeshows and conferences

Desirable

    • Good understanding of Intellectual Property (IP)
    • Open Source community awareness
    • Familiarity with various Wiki and Markdown authoring
    • Proficient with LibreOffice, and other Open Source editing tools
Collabora Ltd. is a software consultancy specializing in bringing companies and the open source software community together. We combine years of open source software leadership with an understanding of the challenges that businesses, non-profits, and governments face. Collabora brings deep technical expertise in system integration & architecture, graphics, multimedia, web engines and communications to a number of market verticals, including mobile, automotive (In-vehicle infotainment (IVI), set top box/smart TV, and a range of other specialized embedded applications.