Toronto, Canada

Graduate / Junior – Sales and Marketing Assistant

Professional services
Permanent

Summary: Provide critical support to our Sales and Marketing teams in two main areas: Market research and analysis - conducting market & competitor research, creating marketing materials and undertaking administrative functions. Pre-sales preparation – working with our sales team to assist with the preparation of sales presentations, demonstration scenarios and demonstration environments

Description of the role

  • Conduct market research/analysis
  • Create and maintain marketing materials
  • Assist with coordination of industry events
  • Create and maintain sales presentation materials
  • Design and create demonstration scenarios for client specific demonstrations
  • Administrative support for the local Sales and Marketing team

This role requires that you spend an average of 10-20% of your work time travelling to client sites and other White Clarke Group offices.

Requirements of the role

  • A recent University degree
  • Enthusiastic self-starter with an energetic & outgoing personality
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Able to multitask while working under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Willingness and ability to learn quickly
  • Organized with the ability to re-prioritize on the fly
  • Skilled with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook)
  • Flexibility with work hours & travel based on business needs

Nice to have

  • Experience in a marketing, sales, or customer service
  • Experience / understanding of commercial software development
  • Experience with automotive or consumer lending
  • Experience with managing documents in shared repositories (Sharepoint, etc.)
  • Experience with CRM tools (Microsoft Dynamics, Salesforce, etc.)
  • Experience with RFP tools (RFPIO, Seismic, etc.)

White Clarke Group are committed to welcoming people with disabilities with respect to recruitment, employment, training, career development and career progression and welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Benefits

  • Medical Benefit for Employees and Dependents
  • Dental Benefit for Employees and Dependents
  • Vision Benefit for Employees and Dependents
  • Health Care Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee & Family Life Insurance
  • Employee Accidental Life and Personal Accident Insurance
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Short & Long-term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) with Employer Match Program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Educational Assistance
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Professional Association subscriptions fee assistance
  • Support with Professional Training and Development