Marketing Manager and Program Assistant


Christianne's Lyceum of Literature and Art


Feb. 10, 2019

Organization Description:

Christianne’s Lyceum of Literature and Art is a specialized and unique learning environment designed to inspire a love of learning, literature and creativity in children, parents and adults. Together we will explore the potential of literature and art to catalyze individual imagination, familial growth and community change


Job Description:

We are searching for a highly organized, flexible, efficient and motivated individual who is committed to the arts and building and sustaining community, to fill the position of marketing manager and program assistant.


  • Develop and implement marketing strategies to promote all programs and events

    • Social media marketing, email marketing, online advertising, word of mouth marketing

    • Sourcing low-budget high-impact solutions for marketing to potential customers

  • Learning the various programs and events so as to successfully program the business and programs in the community both in person and digitally

  • Manage communications and social media updates

  • Seeking publicity opportunities

  • Assisting with programs (duties are varied and require good organizational skills, attention to detail, comfort working with children of all ages and some documentation of programs)

  • Managing general e-mail account and occasionally covering the front desk which would involve registration, answering phone calls, light bookkeeping tasks

  • Reaching out to local authors for booking author visits

  • Assisting with planning a fundraiser including acquiring donations for a silent auction and profiling them on a website and in an auction guide

  • Designing, editing and publishing small publications of writing created by children


  • Post-Secondary Education in related field

  • Proficiency in Quickbooks, Excel, Word, Pages, Powerpoint

  • Familiarity with MailChimp and social media

  • Experience in marketing a small business

  • Experience working with children

  • Experience in fundraising and event planning

  • Ability to work effectively in an environment that requires multi-tasking and prioritizing

  • Efficiency with composition

  • Comfortable dealing with a co-constructive writing process with both students and fellow employees

  • Experience with professional writing and editing

  • Interest in working with children’s and young adult literature

Would be nice, but not necessary:

  • Experience with Adobe InDesign

  • Knowledge of art media

  • Connections to the early childhood community

  • Ability to converse in Cantonese or Mandarin

How to Apply:

Please submit resume and a cover letter explaining your interest in the position to or drop off in person (3696 West 8th Avenue).


Hourly Wage: $16

Contact Name: Christianne Hayward
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 604-733-1356

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