Marketing Assistant

Posting Details

Company: Virbac Canada Inc.
Location: Cambridge, ON

Posting Date: September 27, 2019
Closing Date: October 11, 2019

Job Description

The Marketing Assistant plays a pivotal role in the Virbac Canada office. In this multi-functional position you would work closely with the Technical Services Veterinarian and General Manager -- supporting marketing activities, management and coordination of events, as well as providing general customer and business support.

What will you do?

  • Actively participate in marketing strategy and manage marketing calendar
  • Apply creative strategy to marketing pieces utilizing Adobe Creative Cloud (or similar) to pull together globally provided assets, applying adjustments as indicated and produce a Canadian piece ready for print
  • Ensure Virbac Canada website is up-to-date in order to ensure accuracy of products available
  • Serve as lead contact and manage logistics for veterinary trade shows and company sales meetings
  • Support sales force operations with tasks that include overseeing product sampling program and the timely availability of sales promotional material
  • Support business operations. This includes responding to general phone/email inquiries, shipping/receiving and processing invoices.


  • Bilingual (French/English) strongly preferred
  • Post-secondary education in business, marketing or sales
  • Minimum 2 years business/marketing/ experience
  • Veterinary industry experienced desired but not essential
  • Possess strong computer skills including MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud (or similar) strongly encouraged
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Extremely strong time management skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to manage multiple projects/tasks
  • Demonstrated ability to anticipate and plan, take initiate and be solution-orientated


Dr. Julia Boven, Veterinary Technical Services Manager