Marketing and Communications Manager

Job Title – Marketing and Communications Manager, Bioindustrial Innovation Canada

  • Report to the Executive Director, Bioindustrial Innovation Canada

  • Work closely with the Executive Director to develop and implement the marketing and

  • communications goals and plans included in the Strategic Plan as approved by the BIC Board of

  • Directors

  • Develop and implement communications, marketing and knowledge transfer strategies for

  • Bioindustrial Innovation Canada. The strategies will establish objectives, plans, and specific

  • activities to be pursued in each area.

  • Manage the Bioindustrial Innovation Canada website ( software), providing and updating content and

  • managing third party resources.

  • Develop and implement an effective social media strategy for BIC

  • Prepare high quality press releases, communications materials and correspondences which

  • ensure understanding of the media and targeted stakeholders. Ensure that the project technical

  • knowledge is consumable by the target market.

  • Develop and coordinate special events that result in measurable outcomes for the

  • organization’s efforts. Ensure all events are planned to capture the attention of the intended audience and media. Manage the production of each event, ensuring all appropriate sponsorships are achieved and all details are managed in a creative, timely and cost efficient manner.

  • Manage the communications, marketing and knowledge transfer costs within the defined budget

  • Provide communications and marketing services to third party clients as part of the BIC’s service platform

  • Keep abreast of industry and economic trends

  • Make presentations to targeted stakeholder groups at conferences and workshops

  • Maintain files and electronic database systems in area of responsibility

  • Perform other related duties as assigned


  • College Diploma in Communications or Marketing with a Bachelor degree an asset

  • Technical knowledge and understanding of BIC activities

  • Minimum 5 years related experience

  • Bilingual in French and English

  • Highly innovative, creative thinker with strong analytical skills

  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills

Send cover letter and resume to: 

Julia Struyf,
Marketing and Communications Manager,
Email: [email protected] 

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