Marketing and Communications Lead for Ismaili Centre Toronto

  • Ontario
  • Council for Ontario
  • Listing expires on Sunday, 8 November 2020 at 07:43 (UTC)
About the Program
The Ismaili Centre, Toronto carries out a diverse range of high-profile events that stimulate the intellect, encourage dialogue, and celebrate cultural diversity. Our events feature world-renowned speakers, writers, artists, dignitaries, and academics.
Events include:
  • Lectures and panel discussions on emerging health issues, scientific achievements, art, and culture, among others. 
  • Roundtable policy forums 
  • International AKDN exhibitions 
  • Workshops and reading groups
Audiences include the general public as well as members from the diplomatic community, academia, finance, media, the Ummah and other faith-based communities.
About the Role
The Marketing and Communications Lead will contribute to the success of the Ismaili Centre, Toronto vision and perform the following:
- Develop and implement marketing strategies for virtual and in-person events
- Engage external marketing and advertisement channels, including media relationships, social media, and others.
- Oversee program evaluation (including post-event surveys) to understand audience engagement and tailor
marketing plans accordingly.
- Work with program development leads to incorporate feedback and lessons learned.
- Work closely with other members of the Ismaili Centre team, including Online Events and Tours.
About You
- Demonstrated experience leading and developing a brand/marketing strategy for a business or institution.
- Experience working with and building relationships with media
- Strong familiarity with social media channels.
- Creativity and a passion for design.
- Excellent organizational, leadership, and problem-solving abilities.
- Experience coaching and developing a team.
- Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
- Positive outlook towards change.
- Collaborative work ethic.
Time Commitment
  • 5 hours/week
  • On-going position starting immediately


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His Highness Prince Aga Khan Shia Imami Ismaili Council for Canada
The Ismaili Centre
49 Wynford Drive
Toronto, Ontario M3C 1K1
Tel: +1 (416) 646-6965