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Basketball World Toronto

Marketing & Events Coordinator


Posted 7 Days Ago1564962-1564964

Company Information

Basketball World Toronto is Toronto’s most exciting and professional grassroots basketball organization that plans, develops and manages high quality basketball programs including leagues, camps and tournaments for men, women and youth year round. We are a professional, authentic and dynamic basketball organization that started off as a small business and has grown substantially since our inception in 2006. BWT was founded to meet the need for high quality basketball programs with a more authentic approach to the development and management of programs. Our youthful and energetic staff has built BWT into the largest provider of basketball programs and services in Toronto. BWT is driven to achieve our ambitious goals that aim to enhance the level of play of basketball in the city.

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Job Description


LENGTH OF POSITION - 12 Month Contract (min.) with the option for an extended timeframe. 

BWT requires a youthful, dynamic, basketball (sports) minded marketing expert to help with the marketing, advertisement, promotions and development of BWT’s adult and youth programs. In addition, this individual will help work the Sponsorship & Partnerships Coordinator to develop key strategic partnerships and sponsorships from local businesses and organizations. This is a part-time paid position for approximately 30-35+ hours per week.

Reporting to the Director and/or the Program Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to:
• Lead the current marketing and promotion initiatives around BWT’s adult and youth basketball programs.
• Identify areas to target growth, program participation and development by searching for opportunities across corporate and community organizations as well as individuals.
• Manage all marketing and communication campaigns to key fundraising partners and participants.
• Develop key marketing plans, tools and relationships as well as helping to execute those initiatives and enhance them over time.
• Maintaining constant communication with customers, partners and help track participation involvement and partner return on investment.
• Prepare weekly and monthly summaries of marketing communications and initiatives for the Director.
• Keep up to date on marketing trends and innovative tools within the industry.

• Previous marketing experience within the direct to customer sports market.
• Proven ability to develop and secure partnerships with local business and organizations.
• Knowledge and passion for marketing in the local sports professional and grassroots community.
• Excellent interpersonal skills, including experience of working within the corporate and public realm.
• Excellent organizational, time management and problem-solving skills
• Positive, enthusiastic and committed to getting the job done
• Ability to manage a varied workload, work under pressure and meet deadlines
• Reliable, punctual, hard work and motivated self-starter who likes to build things from scratch.
• Highly proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel) and the willingness and ability to learn quickly.
• Knowledge and interest in the game of basketball, the basketball industry in the city, or the NBA, or NCAA Basketball or CIS basketball are assets.

Your commitment to BWT would involve mainly weekdays 10am - 5pm with at least 1 day required to work a weeknight 1-9pm or weekend 9-4 or 1-8pm shift.

This is a paid position per hour with a range of $17.50-$20 per hour currently. The actual amount will be determined based on the experience of the candidate.

Please apply online at, by clicking on ABOUT and then JOBS. Use the online application form to apply. Only candidates, we are interested in interviewing will be contacted back based on fit for this position and the culture of BWT.

For more information, please contact Michael Reio at or via phone 416.889.8727.

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