Senior Content Marketing Strategist (2022-0113)

Corporate / L’entreprise · Ottawa, Ontario
Department Corporate / L’entreprise
Employment Type Full-Time Term / Plein temps, durée déterminée
Minimum Experience Experienced

Our team is looking for a Sr. Content Marketing Strategist to join them!  Are you looking for a new challenge?  This role would have you be responsible for strategically designing, writing and producing compelling marketing materials that convey ICTC’s value proposition, particularly on the program side of ICTC, expand our digital footprint, and engage our diverse customer segments across multiple channels. This reports to the Chief Communications Officer and you will play a key role in telling our story internally at ICTC and externally on public channels, strengthening our entrepreneurial culture, communicating effectively to our market, and launching innovative solutions that help Canadian professionals and organizations succeed in the digital economy.


Apply today to join the amazing team!


What will you be doing?

  • Providing strategic leadership for the content marketing of ICTC.
  • Leading the revision and ensuring industry best practices are met for the website from a content perspective as part of a collaborative effort led by the Communications Team
  • Leading the work to harmonize all ICTC content across all channels
  • Contributing to the business development and marketing strategy and its implementation through diverse channels (including Web, Conferences, Webinars, Case studies, One-pagers) 
  • Conducting market research to determine a target audience's needs, wants, habits, interests and other relevant factors used in creating targeted marketing campaigns 
  • Creating editorial and content creation calendars for various media platforms and outlets
  • Producing content for diverse types of products and services and diverse channels, such as web pages, blog posts, flyers, presentation decks, postcards, and content for social media
  • Meeting with internal clients to discuss needs, brand guidelines, goals, budget and timelines
  • Designing and assess the performance of marketing campaigns
  • Making data driven decision making to understand the performance of the content and its impact to the business
  • Knowing how to set content goals
  • Performing other duties as required


Do you have the following knowledge?

  • Experience producing content for the Web and social media. 
  • Experience in developing content and marketing strategies and running marketing campaigns. 
  • Experience building audiences through virtual channels such as Web, Webinars, and Social Media 
  • Experience working in Agile teams
  • Degree in Business Management, Marketing or relevant field, or the equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Marketing trends and best practices. 
  • General knowledge of the ICT industry 

 What we are looking for!

  • Effective writing, speaking, presenting and active listening skills. 
  • Ability to turn technical information into clear a message.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including the ability to collaborate with management, team members, clients and customers where applicable. 
  • Familiarity with content management systems, webpage analytics, customer relationship management and other relevant software. 
  • Data analysis, critical thinking, problem-solving and decision-making. 
  • Understanding of industry best practices. 
  • Creativity, adaptability and familiar with current marketing trends. 
  • Detail oriented and very strong attention to details. 
  • Superior organizational and prioritization skills with the ability to meet deliverables and work with minimal supervision. 
  • Intense interest in continuous learning and developing skills at the individual level as much as at the team level. 
  • Organized self-starter and have an excellent ability to work on multiple projects with multiple individuals and adapt to changing priorities. 
  • Commitment to diversity and inclusion and understanding of the issues and challenges faced by diverse groups. 
  • Either English language or French language at native-level 
  • Ability to work in English 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office 365. 

Are you?

  • Ethical: Can you work with confidential information, as this role requires a high level of integrity, sound judgement/confidentiality and ethical compliance.
  • Dependable: Do you have a high degree of reliability, organization and accountability, in order to meet project/funder deliverable requirements?
  • Agile: Are you open to change, constantly evolving requirements, on-going feedback focusing on quality and possessing the ability to work with agile teams across Canada?
  • Natural Leader: Do you innovate? Do you look at determining a way forward where there may be no guiding precedent, working with ambiguity, planning and evaluating own work with little supervision, and identifying opportunities to advance ICTC’s mandate?
  • Driven / Creative: Do you have a strong capacity for self-motivation, initiative, and a desire to exceed expectations?
  • Collaborative: Are you able to work with and through others in order to achieve results? Do you have the ability to understand others’ needs and perspective, to share information, to communicate updates in order and contribute effectively to help the team reach is goals?
  • Professional: Are you able to present yourself and ICTC in a professional manner, maintaining composure and holding a positive attitude, and a strong work ethic?
  • Continuous Learner: Do you have a commitment to professional development, a desire to understand ICT trends and the key factors driving change across all industries?
  • Champion for Diversity and Inclusion: Do you have a commitment to diversity and inclusion and understanding of the issues and challenges faced by diverse groups in order to contribute to a fair and equitable working environment? 

Work Environment:

  • Entrepreneurial organization committed to ensuring Canada’s competitive advantage in a digital economy.
  • Fast paced environment, managing multiple priorities with competing deadlines.
  • On occasion, some travel may be required (~25%).


  • Remote, Ottawa.


  • 12 month term with benefits, paid vacation/ personal time and RRSP contribution.

About ICTC:

The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) is a not-for-profit national centre of expertise for the digital economy. We are the trusted source for evidence-based policy advice, forward-looking research, and creative capacity-building programs for the digital economy.

  • OUR MISSION IS TO: Strengthen Canada’s digital advantage in a global economy
  • OUR VISION IS TO: Foster globally competitive Canadian industries and a prosperous society empowered by innovative digital solutions.

ICTC is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. If you require accommodation measures during any phase of the hiring process, please notify us as soon as possible. All information received in relation to accommodation requests will be kept confidential.


ICTC respectfully acknowledges that ICTC headquarters is on the ancestral and unceded territory of the Algonquin Anishnaabeg People. 

Thank You

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  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario
  • Department
    Corporate / L’entreprise
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time Term / Plein temps, durée déterminée
  • Minimum Experience