Founded in Norway in 1877, Helly Hansen continues to develop professional-grade apparel that helps people stay and feel alive. Through insights drawn from living and working in the world's harshest environments, the company has developed a long list of first-to-market innovations, including the first supple waterproof fabrics over 140 years ago. Other breakthroughs include the first fleece fabrics in the 1960s, the first technical base layers in the 1970s, made with Lifa® Stay Dry Technology, and today's award winning and patented H2Flow® temperature regulating system.

Helly Hansen is a leader in both technical sailing and performance ski apparel. Its ski uniforms are worn and trusted by more than 50,000 professionals and can be found on Olympians, National Teams, and at more than 200 ski resorts and mountain guiding operations around the world.

Helly Hansen's outerwear, base layers, sportswear and footwear are sold in more than 40 countries and trusted by outdoor professionals and enthusiasts around the world. To learn more about Helly Hansen's latest collections, visit www.hellyhansen.com

We are now looking for a Marketing Coordiantor to join our team.

This role will be focused on the execution of marketing activities across all Helly Hansen Key Accounts in Canada. This role is expected to execute all Key Account projects and help support the Key Account sales manager and work closely with the internal marketing teams to fullfill content and product needs.

Key Accountabilities

1. Focus on marketing Helly Hansen Sport at Key Accounts

Execute on the marketing activity plan, media and PR

Help execute all sell-in and sell-through campaigns

Execute all projects per budget allocations

2. Responsible for the successful execution and implementation of key strategic marketing events, such as, but not limited to:

Sailing Regattas

Ski/Mountain Events

Execute on the overall event calendar to include:

Annual calendar of events - prioritization, resource plans, budgets, establishment of ?success metrics"

Physical management of event process, internal & external resources

Integration with Retail and Sales teams

Ordering of product / materials necessary to ensure Event success

3. Support Sales Team's

Trade Show's - provide creative execution of trade show booth, show materials, graphics, marketing programs according to centrally developed theme and focus

Regional Sales Events - provide creative support to ensure a strong, brand presence

Key Account Management - work with Key Account Manager to provide the marketing execution of key account programs (instore/online programs, staff training programs, custom KA marketing materials etc)

4. Ambassador & PR Support

Responsible for product ordering to fulfil ambassador and PR seeding needs

Skills

  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to multi task, prioritize and execute
  • Interpersonal skills in a multicultural environment
  • Ability to plan and organize efficiently
  • Language skills - fluent English and French
  • Consumer centric thinking & business partner to Sales Managers and Key Accounts

Competencies

  • Proficient in MS Office and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Knowledge
  • Interested in the HH world (e.g wintersports, sailing, mountain)
  • Understanding of the retail and sporting goods environment
  • Personal Attributes
  • Energetic, enthusiastic, positive and tireless
  • Systematic and organized
  • Having a ?doer-mentality?, ready for hands-on work
  • Social intelligence, adaptable to different cultures & styles and being able to influence them in a positive way. Empathy for other perspectives
  • Pragmatic, tenacious with attention to detail. Solution oriented
  • Creative thinking
  • Dedicated to getting the job done but able to have "fun" as well
  • Passion for ours Sports, our brand, and our customers
  • Is an active participant in one' or more of the Helly Hansen areas of Focus (Ski, Sail, Mountain activities)

Qualifications

Minimum a bachelor's degree

Experience

+/-1 year(s) working experience preferably in the sport industry

Working experience as a Retail Sales Associate or in outdoor industry

Location

Richmond, BC, 20% travel involved

Resumes can be sent by email via Isarta

Deadline: 10/31

Job Type: Full-time

Work Location: Multiple Locations


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Richmond, BC, Canada
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