Advertising Consultant  –  Douglas magazine

Based in beautiful Victoria BC, Page One Publishing is Victoria’s leading magazine publisher and the creator of Douglas, YAM and Spruce magazines as well as numerous custom publishing and design projects. We enjoy creating smart, local, and relevant content for our region.

As our company continues to grow, we are looking for new talent from dedicated team players who thrive in an entrepreneurial environment.

Our Advertising Consultants/Account Managers help develop integrated marketing and communications strategies to foster and grow client relationships. In this role, you become a trusted member of your client’s team, understanding their business so you can be an informed external voice. You will primarily be representing the Douglas magazine brand. 

We are looking for someone with a marketing mind, excellent communication skills, and a fierce desire to help clients succeed. We value energy, passion, authenticity, creativity, and nice people. If working for an organization that is dedicated to making a difference in the community then this is the position for you.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Learning each client’s business, community, and competitive landscape as well as or better than they do 
  • Strategizing with clients, advising on messaging, branding, and competitive positioning
  • Prospecting for new clients that would benefit from our brands
  • Maintaining the highest level of customer service to ensure client satisfaction, retention, and growth
  • Actively listening to client feedback and comments to determine potential needs and opportunities for account growth
  • Serving as the team leader, ensuring strategy, content, creative direction, and execution are on target and meeting the needs of the client
  • Keep in touch of clients’ annual marketing budgets/commitments

Requirements

  • Keep in touch of clients’ annual marketing budgets/commitments
  • Ability to build client and team relationships
  • Service oriented attitude
  • Inquisitive and resourceful personality
  • Superior appreciation of time limitations, priorities, and time allocation
  • Post-secondary education
  • Experience in account services, marketing, or advertising

What We Offer 

  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexible work schedules
  • A customer-centric culture that embraces excellence, urgency, diversity, creativity, and open communication
  • A collaborative environment that fosters mutual respect and enhanced results
  • Cultivation of each team member’s talent and leadership. We encourage and embrace new ideas and perspectives from every member of our team

If you’re interested in an exciting opportunity to utilize your skills in a creative and fun environment, please send your resume and a cover letter to us outlining how you have demonstrated these skill requirements in previous positions. We look forward to hearing from you.

Application deadline: open until filled

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted