Project Coordinator, Marketing

The Whitecaps FC mission is To Unite and Inspire Our Communities. We are looking for a new team member to contribute to the Vancouver Whitecaps FC culture by understanding and supporting our four cornerstones: team spirit, discipline, work ethic and mentality.

The Project Coordinator, Marketing is responsible for a broad range of strategic and commercial business initiatives across the club. These include supporting the marketing strategies that drive growth in existing and new business lines across several departments. This role will work with team members across marketing, content, community, events, partnerships, retail and eSports.

Role Responsibilities:  

  •  Work with the Marketing Director and creative team to develop, coordinate and implement organization-wide marketing campaigns and promotions
  • Work with various departments to build detailed marketing project plans, including the scope, objectives, timelines and all relevant stakeholders and vendors
  • Oversee the creative proofing process to ensure accuracy of deliverables
  • Facilitate working groups to provide project updates and align on upcoming milestones
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Manage agency relationships as well as internal partners

Qualifications/Experience:  

In addition to bringing a commitment to Vancouver Whitecaps FC vision and values, the ideal candidate will require a broad base of information technology knowledge with degrees of demonstrated experience as follows:  

  • Minimum 3+ years marketing experience within sports/entertainment marketing, event management, media and/or promotion
  • Ability to move a given project from the strategic/philosophical into the executable
  • Practical, hands-on individual who can multi-task and solve problems with a calm, common-sense approach
  • Curious in seeking innovative channels to reach key targets
  • Creative thinker
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Superior written and oral communication skills are a must

Benefits:

  • Centrally located office at Terry Fox Plaza, downtown Vancouver
  • Training and support available to help develop your career
  • A generous extended health and dental plan
  • Unlimited personal time off
  • Heavily discounted game day tickets
  • Become involved with Vancouver’s most exciting sporting environment
  • Business casual dress code

Whitecaps FC believes that diversity and inclusion is critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. This includes but is not limited to people of colour, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Should you require any accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please do not hesitate to contact our Human Resources department.

If you feel you have what it takes to contribute to our team, please email your resume and cover letter indicating how you meet our qualifications, to careers@whitecapsfc.com with the position title as the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

No recruiters or agencies, please.