Marketing & Communications Specialist

A Marketing & Communications Specialist is responsible for the execution of all marketing and promotional materials to support Lakeside’s strategic direction. This can be accomplished through the development of materials for use with customer training, seminars, tradeshows and campus activities. The Marketing & Communications Specialist will also be responsible for the administration and maintenance of the company’s intranet.

The primary purpose for the position of Marketing & Communications Specialist is the management and creation of all marketing and promotional initiatives for Lakeside Process Controls Ltd. The Marketing & Communications Specialist will ensure that Lakeside is represented with professionalism and integrity. Through enhanced and appealing marketing, Lakeside aims to maximize on business opportunities to continue our growth. The Marketing & Specialist will play an instrumental role in ensuring our company image, including our logos; appearance, messaging and branding are well represented to our customers and the public.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

Online Presence & Management (Social Media, Intranet &Website

· Use of Analytics tools (Google analytics, Social Media, Intranet)

· Basic understanding of current SEO Best Practices

· General Maintenance (Updating logos, dates, events)

· Creating and publishing press releases on website and appropriate PR distribution sites

· Track and monitor site metrics – visitors, traffic sources, content, interactions

· Create and maintain intranet

Tradeshows, Seminars & Events

· Create and organize promotional material for show (literature giveaways, PPT’s, etc.)

· Create Seminar Registration Page on Website & Constant Contact

· Design seminar invites

· Coordinate trade show material (Booth, equipment, promo items, demos)

Email Marketing

· Use of Email Marketing Software – Constant Contact

· Managing Permission based customer contact list

· Creating and executing email campaigns

· Tracking email interaction - open, click, bounce rates and adjusting future campaigns

· Distributing any leads to appropriate sales contact

Customer Feedback / Think Customer

· Use of Online Survey Software – Survey Monkey

· Daily Monitoring of submissions of customer feedback forms

· Monitoring social media/events email and replying to inquiries

Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook)

· Advanced knowledge of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

· Creating a variety of templates for LPC

Graphic Design

· Use of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign

· Ensuring brand consistency across all outlets


  • Knowledge of various marketing techniques
  • Knowledge of marketing related software (see below)
  • Knowledge of Marketing trends
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Strong sense of drive, initiative, and work ethic
  • Ability to manage simultaneous tasks and responsibilities and meet tight deadlines
  • Well-developed communication skills (both oral & written) and exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure and in deadline driven environments
  • Creativity
  • Understanding of marketing concepts such as :
  • Branding
  • Differentiation strategies
  • Communication Strategies * Skilled technical writer able to develop clear and compelling text for multiple media types
  • Business skills to relate customer needs to product and service offerings
  • Quick learner that is able to research and extract information with little direction
  • Creative thinker with agility to seek out and try new ideas
  • Keen eye and fluency for compelling visual design such as logos, posters, templates, etc.
  • Well organized and attentive to detail
  • Strong sense of drive, initiative, are able to manage simultaneous tasks and responsibilities and you have a strong work ethic


  • University Degree OR College Diploma in Marketing or Communications
  • 2-3 years of Marketing and/or communications experience
  • Experience in:
  • Social media platforms
  • Content creation (blogs, press release, internal communications, social media posts)
  • Copywriting
  • Campaign development (promoting new products and services)
  • Managing multiple projects simultaneously


As a Marketing & Communications Specialist you will receive:

  • A competitive compensation package
  • A comprehensive and flexible benefit package including:
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Paramedical Health Coverage
  • Health Care Spending Account
  • Ample time off
  • RRSP matching program * Role specific training
  • A structured training and development program
  • Opportunity to participate in Lakeside’s various committees including:
  • Health and Wellness,
  • Social Responsibility,
  • Joint Health and Safety
  • Recognition * Employee and Family Support
  • Employee Assistance program (EAP)


Employment type: Full-Time

Industry: Process Automation, Industrial Engineering

Education: University Degree OR College Diploma in Marketing, Communications, Business or Graphic Design

Experience: 2-3 years

Manages Others: Not Required

Relocation: Not Required

Required Travel: Up to 5%


Job Type: Full-time


  • Marketing: 2 years (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)


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Additional Details

Category: Advertising / Marketing
Lakeside Process Controls Ltd.
L5N 0E9
Mississauga, ON, CA
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Posted: Jul 12, 2019
Deadline: OPEN
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