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Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Calgary or Edmonton

Job Type

Permanent, Full-time

Kristian Electric is a strong family business, founded in 1964, providing the best and most trusted service, parts, sales, and rentals of electric overhead cranes, welding equipment, hoists, and material handling equipment. Reaching across Alberta, Saskatchewan, and many other provinces, KEL leads the industry and continues to grow every day. We are always excited to welcome passionate, hard-working individuals to our growing company – your growth and development is the sum of our success!

Job Description

Position: Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Location: Calgary or Edmonton

Kristian Electric is looking for a Marketing & Communications Coordinator to join our company. As the Marketing & Communications Coordinator, you will be responsible for managing all social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn), developing and managing the Kristian Electric website, creating content for advertising and social engagement, maintaining internal marketing (The Spark, holidays, events, etc), and developing and implementing a company branding strategy. Most importantly, your role is to promote Kristian Electric and all the positive aspects of our brand and history. This role covers the Marketing and Communications of all our branches: Calgary, Edmonton, and Saskatoon. The ideal candidate:

• Is creative, always learning, and proactive.
• Is organized, detail-oriented, and conscientious of scheduling, planning, and projects.
• Is brand driven and people focused. Whether it is employees or customers, this person is building the brand to represent and attract leads that can further enhance Kristian Electric.
• Works well independently and has the confidence to let their ideas flourish.

We are looking for someone with...

Education

• A Bachelor’s degree or a college diploma in business administration, marketing, communications, or a related field

Experience

• 3+ years of social media management
• Experience using and managing websites, specifically Wix
• Understanding of Google My Business, Google Ads and advertising optimization
• Experience with Photoshop, Adobe Creative Suite, and photo editing
• Videography experience is an asset
• Experience or interest in industrial products and services is an asset

Responsibilities

• Manage and grow social media presence by creating and scheduling content and interacting with followers
• Develop and manage the Kristian Electric website on Wix
• Create diverse and engaging content for social posts, blog posts, and internal communications to reflect the history and culture of KEL
• Coordinate paid ads and Google ads effectively
• Manage and update business platforms such as Google My Business and Yellowpages
• Design and arrange all company branding and supplier co-branding promotions (business cards, truck and van decals, flyers, brochures, infographics, posters, apparel, calendars, advertising, etc)
• Maintain and arrange showroom merchandising at all branches to promote products, branding, and professionalism
• Attend sales meetings to understand ongoing projects, products, and customer/vendor relations
• Travel to all branches to collect content, update used equipment gallery and details, build relations with all employees, visit customer sites for final project content, and create professional branding content that supplements the Kristian Electric culture
• Create all internal communications to promote employee morale, engagement, and efficient communications that are aligned with our branding
• Build an authentic Kristian Electric branding strategy and develop a 5-Year Plan with appropriate goals, budgets, and KPI’s

What We Offer:
• Competitive wages
• Health & Dental benefits
• Company pension plan
• Friendly work environment
• Flexibility (85% in office, 15% WFH)

Why join the Kristian Electric team

As a strong family business, we take great pride in our employees and what we can do to make our employees enjoy their work. Our company culture is built by the people who make up Kristian Electric, and we aim to ensure everyone has a voice and a sense of ownership in the success of our business. We promise exceptional benefits programs, competitive compensation, and safe working conditions. Our inclusive company culture provides employee engagement and opportunities for employees to build themselves to the people they want to be.

 

We recognize ourselves as an Equal Opportunity Employer. Kristian Electric does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided based on qualifications and business needs.

We are excited to grow - hopefully, you can grow with us!

 

What We Offer:

  • Competitive wages

  • Health & Dental benefits

  • Company pension plan

  • Friendly work environment

Kristian Electric Ltd. 

4215 – 64 Ave SE, Calgary, AB

 

Kristian Electric Ltd. 

14236 121A Avenue, Edmonton, AB

 

Kristian Electric Ltd. 

710 46th Street, Saskatoon, SK


Hours of operation are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.
Some overtime may be required