Account Associate

Posted on
Sep 6, 2023
Full Time

Help us fight the good fight against mediocre marketing! Popcorn is a tight-knit team doing big things in the world of marketing, and we’re looking for the perfect fit to help our business grow. You are a creative and motivated person who is passionate about social media, marketing, PR and advertising. You love great food, the arts, building communities, and are ready to move into a full-time role helping our brands POP!

You are a natural communicator who possesses an entrepreneurial spirit and understand the power of digital marketing and public relations in building a strong brand recognition. You are well-versed in current and emerging social media platforms, and have the ability to build and sustain several active and engaged online communities using brand-consistent voices. You have a quirky sense of humour, receive constructive feedback well, and you love being part of the creative marketing process. You are solutions-oriented, yet results-driven, and take initiative in a fast-paced team environment.


  • 1-2 years experience in a client-facing account management role or internal marketing role (agency or sales experience is an asset)
  • Post-secondary diploma or degree, or a focused certificate in Digital Marketing or PR
  • Strong verbal and written communicator
  • Intermediate knowledge of digital and social media marketing
  • Has a critical eye and strong attention to detail
  • Solutions-oriented and able to provide constructive feedback to the creative team
  • Basic understanding of web and social media analytics, and reporting tools (Google Analytics, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn)
  • General understanding of Google AdWords and Facebook Ads/Business Manager
  • General understanding of public relations and local or national media landscape


  • Supporting Accounts team as required
  • Content writing for ads, social media posts, blogs, etc. for clients and Popcorn’s digital media channels
  • Monitoring and engaging on company’s and clients’ social media channels
  • Preparing monthly client reports
  • Support with strategy development, campaign planning and execution
  • Assisting with scheduling photographers and influencers (as needed)
  • Scheduling and coordinating with influencers
  • Assisting with photo shoots (as needed)
  • Participating in team meetings


  • 40 hours per week / based on experience
  • Paid vacations and paid sick days
  • Competitive health and dental benefits
  • Transportation reimbursement
  • Education and training reimbursement program

We offer a flexible hybrid work environment with an office located near Granville Island (office pets are allowed and we have all-you-can-drink Bublé), with Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays being office days! Please send your resume (cover letter not required) and answers to the following questions to

  1. Please describe how your previous experience prepares you for this role?
  2. What do you know about digital and social media marketing, and how do you think it contribute to the success of a brand/client?
  3. How do you stay up to date with your digital marketing knowledge?
  4. Based on your understanding of the position, what do you see as the most challenging part of this role?
  5. What strengths do you possess that would help you to succeed in this role?

We look forward to hearing from you!

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