Marketing Consultant

Date Posted: Dec 31, 2018
Application Deadline: Jan 18, 2019

Salary: $30/hr
Province: Ontario
Region: Southwestern Ontario
City: Work from Home
Employee Benefits: Other (e.g. flex time, comp tickets, etc.)
Check Additional Info section for more Employee Benefits
Organization's Field/Discipline: The Arts
Job's focus: Both
Job Type: Contract
Career Level: Intermediate

Organization Description

Ontario Book Publishers Organization
The Ontario Book Publishers Organization (OBPO) is a trade association of 43 Ontario-based Canadian-owned book publishers.

Job Description

Position: Marketing Consultant
Hours: 15 hours per week
Location: Work from home within Ontario (travel required)
Salary: $30/hr
The Ontario Book Publishers Organization is seeking a Marketing Consultant to promote the 49th Kids and the 49th Teachers website to teachers and teacher-librarians in Ontario from January 2019 to February 2020, with the strong possibility of contract renewal.
Responsibilities will include:
  • Creation of a monthly newsletter
  • Creation of a social media campaign
  • Creation of marketing copy and editorial content, including overseeing the creation of monthly blog posts
  • Coordination of print and online advertising
  • Presentations to English-language school boards in Ontario
  • Presentations at educational conferences
  • Presentations at Ontario’s faculties of education
  • Contacting educators and school boards across Ontario


The successful candidate will have at least five years of experience in marketing, ideally including children’s books, as well as experience in marketing to educators, will be pro-active, have exceptional communication skills and the ability to take initiative and work independently.

Additional Info:

The Marketing and Education Consultant will be required to work independently from their home office, reporting to the OBPO Executive Director and an advisory committee. Some travel and attendance at meetings and other events will be required.

How to Apply:

Send your resume and cover letter as one PDF document to