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Job Details

Marketing Assistant

Employer

DIZIN Inc.

Date Posted

June 09, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 09, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

DIZIN Inc.

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Asset languages

Persian

Work site environment

Air conditioned

Work setting

  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Remote location
  • Outside Canada
  • Wholesalers
  • Retail business
  • On-site customer service
  • Non-perishable goods
  • Dairy department
  • Produce department
  • Frozen foods department
  • Supermarket/grocery store
  • Wholesale establishment/store

Tasks

  • Provide consultation on planning and starting of new businesses.
  • Supervise professional and support staff and students
  • Perform administrative tasks
  • Plan development projects
  • Recruit and hire staff
  • Conduct surveys and analyze data on the buying habits and preferences of wholesale and retail consumers
  • Conduct comparative research on marketing strategies for industrial and commercial products
  • Advise clients on advertising or sales promotion strategies
  • Assist in the preparation of brochures, reports, newsletters and other material
  • Design market research questionnaires
  • Develop portfolio of marketing materials
  • Evaluate customer service and store environments
  • Design, conduct and analyze quantitative and qualitative research projects
  • Prepare funding applications
  • Develop marketing strategies
  • Develop and implement business plans
  • Sell merchandise
  • Prepare reports on sales volumes, merchandising and personnel matters
  • Order merchandise
  • Keep stock clean and in order
  • Bag, box or parcel purchases for customers, for shipment or delivery
  • Authorize return of merchandise
  • Resolve issues that may arise, including customer requests, complaints and supply shortages
  • Maintain computerized stock inventory
  • Order stock
  • Order picking
  • Fill mail or electronic orders from warehouse stock
  • Perform general cleaning duties (i.e. sweeping, mopping floors)
  • Process electronic transactions using computer equipment
  • Provide customer service
  • Supervise and co-ordinate activities of workers
  • Organize and maintain inventory
  • Record incoming stock

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Microsoft Publisher
  • MS Office
  • MS Windows
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • Spreadsheet
  • Google Drive

Area of specialization

  • Communications
  • Brand management
  • Strategy

Specialization/experience (business sales and services)

Distribution

Security and safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Weight handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Computer
  • Printer
  • Internet access
  • Cellular phone
  • Fax machine

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Integrity
  • Quick learner

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Experience

5 years or more

Green job

Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Workplace information

Remote work available

Long term benefits

Maternity and parental benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site amenities
  • Parking available

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Marketing Assistant is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Advertising and Promotion Consultants
INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing advertising needs of establishments; and in developing advertising campaigns and in evaluating promotional and marketing results against budgeted sales, costs, profits and effect on future sales

SOCIAL

Interest in consulting with managers of establishments on advertising needs; and in advising clients on advertising and sales promotion strategies

DIRECTIVE

Interest in implementing advertising campaigns for print and electronic media

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

Compared to my abilities

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Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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Interest Codes

Professional Occupations in Public Relations and Communications
INNOVATIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information to prepare and oversee preparation of reports, briefs, bibliographies, speeches, presentations, Web sites and press releases, and to develop and organize workshops, meetings, ceremonies and other events for publicity, fund-raising and information purposes

METHODICAL

Interest in gathering, researching and preparing communications material for internal and external audiences, and in assisting in the preparation of brochures, reports, newsletters and other material

SOCIAL

Interest in persuading to initiate and maintain contact with the media, and to arrange interviews and news conferences; and in co-ordinating special publicity events and promotions to internal and external audiences

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn About Interests

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

Learn More
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