Marketing Coordinator

FTS Forest Technology Systems Ltd.

October 16, 2014

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Job Category: 
Sales and Marketing
Job Specialization: 
Marketing and Communications
Company Overview: 

FTS is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of rugged, easy to use, environmental monitoring systems that help monitor the world’s remote natural environments.  FTS is a profitable, growing, privately-held Victoria-based company with a proven 30-year track record of excellence in our industry.  Our best sales tools are the unblemished customer references of our thousands of deployed monitoring stations. Please visit our website at for a complete overview of our company.

Job Summary: 

We have a rare opportunity for a part-time* Marketing Coordinator to join our growing company.

Reporting to the Marketing Director, this position is responsible for executing activities associated with marketing campaigns that significantly increase inbound lead flow and pipeline generation at FTS.

This is an ideal opportunity for a marketing professional to enjoy a part-time position coordinating logistics associated with trade shows and conference events; coordinating events; executing tactical marketing projects, assignments, and ancillary materials; conducting market research; coordinating online partnerships and advertising opportunities, etc. 

If you are seeking a part-time position where you can apply your expertise as a marketing professional, where you love to plan, coordinate, organize, communicate, report on progress, and liaise with advertising agencies, printers, freelance talent and with employees throughout the company, then we welcome your application.

You bring a solid background including:

  • Recent, related experience managing large projects or coordinating events, ideally in a professional marketing environment.
  • Post-secondary education in marketing, event coordination, or communications preferred.
  • Prior experience successfully coordinating tradeshow exhibitions and conferences is an asset.
  • Recent experience with Mac OS is ideal.
  • Knowledge of marketing principles and experience within a marketing department preferred.
  • Availability during weekday and working hours (at our office).
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Outstanding attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-motivated with a high level of initiative and a sense of urgency.
  • Strong Internet research skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems.


*Part-time means a minimum of 20 hours/month and typically 60-80 hours/month working at our office during the work day.


How To Apply: 

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply in confidence to with a covering letter and resume that clearly demonstrates your education and experience required of this position, as well as your salary expectations By Sunday, November 2nd, 2014.

We thank all applicants who apply; however only those selected for consideration will be contacted.