Marketing and Sales Assistant

Newton Group Ltd. - Guelph, ON (30+ days ago)

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Marketing and Sales Assistant

Where innovation, technology and integrity come together.

Newton Group Ltd. continues to be at the forefront of the construction industry through the use of innovative technology, advanced building and manufacturing practices, and having a problem-solving team environment.

Come join our team of leading professionals with a variety of expertise; superintendents, estimators, engineers, trade professionals, project managers, HR, accounting and legal professionals.

If you understand storytelling and the power of a narrative, are driven and innovative, and you are an A-type person with strong industry knowledge, then this role could be for you! Reporting to the Business Development Manager, the Marketing and Sales Assistant will be responsible for increasing our brand awareness across North America through captivating and compelling communications.

This role benefits the team by:

  • Generating traffic and leads for future projects
  • Initiating strategic and creative planning of campaigns and projects
  • Initiating contact with leads and maintain relationships with past and potential clients
  • Assisting the sales team when responding to RFP’s and RFQ’s
  • Engaging in trade shows and industry events
  • Partnering with all teams across the organization on strategic marketing projects
  • Acting as the brand ambassador ensuring our brand, vision and mission are upheld in the market
  • Developing, growing and maintaining professional relationships with media contacts and industry influencers
  • Pitching media to ensure we have ongoing mentions and features in industry news and publications
  • Drafting and developing communication material for target audiences i.e. social media, email, brochures, blogs, newsletters
  • Assisting with inquiries and comments on all platforms to provide responses
  • Analyzing and reporting monthly media coverage metrics to share with the senior leadership team
  • Preparing briefs and media statements for senior leaders when required
  • Wearing multiple hats and remembering to have fun!

What our ideal candidate brings to the team:

  • A post-secondary degree/ diploma in Business Communications, Marketing or a related field
  • 3+ years of related work experience
  • “Outside the box” thinking and creativity
  • Excellent writing, editing, presentation and communication skills
  • Knowledge of the construction industry, trends, and developments
  • Ability to charismatically initiate conversation and generate leads
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook)
  • Advanced working knowledge of social media and digital platforms
  • A creative brand, with an understanding of current marketing and social media trends
  • Flexibility to travel occasionally across Canada
  • Occasional overnight travel & valid drivers license
  • Strong influencing skills with the ability to build and maintain professional relationships
  • Experience with website content management

Newton Group Ltd. consistently ranks among the best companies to work for, and we aspire to be the most respected builder, renowned for excellence, leadership, and unsurpassed value.

Newton Group Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes and encourages all applicants.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Qualified candidates should email their resume or fax to: 519-822-6159.

Please note that only those being invited to interview will be contacted, no agencies and no telephone calls please.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Construction: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Marketing: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)