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Founded in Hamilton, Ontario in 2014, Radicle Medical Marijuana is a licensed Cannabis Company under the Cannabis Act. Radicle and Gage have a mission to become the leader in the craft cannabis segment with the highest standards in social responsibility and ethical business practices, and is a proud platinum member of the Ontario Living Wage Program. The company’s world-class cannabis team produces premium indoor small-batch cannabis that is hydroponically grown. Radicle/Gage received its grower’s license in January 2018.

The Copywriter, under the direction of the Marketing Content Manager, will primarily be responsible to develop and implement advertising campaigns appropriate for print or electronic media. This role will also gather, research, and prepare communications material for internal and external audiences. The Copywriter must possess degree or diploma in marketing, communications, business, or a related field and three years of related experience in marketing.

Job Duties

  • Develop and implement campaigns appropriate for print or electronic media
  • Gather, research, and prepare communications material for internal and external audiences
  • Prepare reports, presentations, websites, and press releases and social media content
  • Ensure that all materials are developed and distributed according to an appropriate timeline
  • Assist in coordinating advertising and content creation
  • Analyze social media statistics and present findings internally
  • Aid in promoting brand initiatives consistent with corporate business goals and objectives
  • Develop strategies to improve the organization’s public image
  • Create website content
  • Prepare and deliver educational and publicity programs and informational materials to increase awareness
  • Publicize activities and events
  • Keep up-to-date on current marketing and legal trends in the Cannabis industry to ensure ongoing compliance

Core Competencies

  • Adaptability
  • Attention to Detail
  • Communication
  • Cultural Sensitivity
  • Innovative
  • Organization
  • Problem Solving
  • Professionalism
  • Time Management

Professional Requirements

  • Degree or diploma in marketing, communications, business, or a related field
  • 1-3 years of related experience in marketing
  • Thorough understanding of Adobe inDesign, illustrator and photoshop and other design software’s
  • Certifications or licences appropriate to industry
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • High flexibility with strong interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse environment
  • Excellent understanding and familiarity with copy writing, brand building and brand management
  • Experience in creating and executing successful e-mail marketing, Internet marketing, and direct marketing programs
  • General understanding of social media marketing
  • Ability to work individually as well as part of a team
  • Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands
  • Demonstrated time management skills
  • High level of integrity and work ethic
  • Start-up mentality and able to work in a fast paced environment

We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Equal Opportunity

Gage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and recognizes Ontario's promise of diversity. Gage, as an employer, values individuality and is committed to conduct all its activities in a barrier-free and inclusive manner. If you require accommodations during the recruitment/selection process please let us know. We thank all candidates for their interest in Gage; however, only successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.

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