Sportsnet Performance Marketing Manager

Come play a key role in building the future of Sports & Media! Everyone wants to be part of a transformational team – and that’s exactly what we’re building at Rogers Sports & Media. A team that innovates and a team that wins.

 

At Rogers Sports & Media we are committed to creating and growing teams that are digital-first, fast-moving and bold-thinking and are focused on delivering impact with everything they do. Our impressive collection of assets includes media properties, sports teams, sports events & production, venues, e-commerce platforms and a close connection with our Connected Home and Wireless team. Collectively, we touch the lives of 30 million Canadians every month!

 

Not only is our business strong, but so is our culture. We genuinely care about each other and working in an environment that allows each of us to bring our best authentic selves to work. That starts with our firm commitment to a diverse, inclusive and safe workplace. We’re also dedicated to giving back by using our media megaphone to help Canadians who need it most. Our team is All IN on diversity and inclusion – find out more at www.allinforequity.ca.

 

Are you up for the challenge and the fun?  If so, consider the following opportunity!

 

Sportsnet is looking for a creative and engaging leader and sports fan to join our team as a Manager, Digital Marketing (Performance Marketing). The successful candidate will bring their Marketing expertise to help us connect with Canadian sports fans and grow our extensive digital product suite, including all of Rogers Sports & Media’s Direct-to-Consumer subscription services (SN NOW), as well as Sportsnet’s websites and apps for all digital and IP based platforms. This key role will be responsible for the marketing support of these service and products and will lead the vision for how Marketing can best support the rapid, radical growth targets we have for these products to deliver to engage more Canadian sports fans to Sportsnet.

 

What you will do...

  • Own and drive roadmap and strategy for all Performance Marketing plans and initiatives for our impressive digital offerings, most importantly Sportsnet NOW
  • Serve as internal product expert and the voice-of-the-customer for all products and experiences including websites, apps, OTT/DTC products and any future digital product offerings
  • Lead the performance campaign development lifecycle for our market leading sports DTC offerings – brainstorming improvement, gather data and insights, writing Briefs for Creative and Media agencies, evaluating creative, evaluating media plans, reporting on key performance metrics, and more
  • Use product analytics and a commitment to data that will drive deeper engagement in our products, increase retentions, and converting sports fans to subscribers
  • Work with DTC team on holistic churn reduction and retention strategies
  • Be a leader and champion for our Sports DTC business, connecting all elements of the various business teams and clients who support these services (e.g., creative, sales, communications, editorial, product, social media, IT, legal, etc.)
  • Work cross functionally with a wide variety of teams within Sportsnet and RSM to create new efficiencies and push for subscriber growth

 

What you will bring...

  • Sports fandom and passion for digital media and marketing
  • Expertise in multiple areas of the online advertising ecosystem and deep understanding of platforms and vendors, and how they fit into the digital advertising ecosystem and fresh thinking on how they may contribute to our future plans for subscriber growth
  • Practical experience executing campaigns and analyzing results within Facebook Ad Manager, Google Ads, Google Analytics and usage of social analytic tools (i.e. hootsuite, SocialBakers, Sprinklr etc)
  • Passion and belief in the power of analytics to drive better decision making and to assist our team being where our audiences want us to be
  • A desire to support the long-term growth of team members through challenging them to do more
  • A breadth and depth of knowledge of multiple digital marketing ad products, with experience launching digital campaigns on many digital channels and managing them in real-time to improve performance
  • Thought Leadership on digital trends; while focused on sports, we expect she/he to to possess a breadth of interests and to maintain the ability to stay up-to-date with emerging technologies, processes, approaches, and competitor offerings
  • Excellence in stakeholder management, agency relations and internal communication to drive collaboration and success
  • A strong desire to engage Canadian sports fans with the teams and sports that they love
  • Proven experience in a similar performance marketing role with a focus on DTC

 

Here’s what you can expect in return:

  • A competitive salary and benefits that include access to our Employee Share Accumulation Program, Retirement Benefits and a variety of other perks including 50% off Rogers services and Blue Jays tickets
  • A manager who deeply cares about your development and long-term career at Rogers
  • A team that trusts and wants to win together
  • Smart and accomplished colleagues who are focused on both the “what” and the “how

 

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 1 Mount Pleasant (083), Toronto, ON
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Marketing & Marketing Communication
Requisition ID: 263242
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:

  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.
 
Posting Notes:  Rogers Sports & Media

 

 

 

Location: 

Toronto, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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