Become a BIMMER

If you love BBQs on a patio (at work), family-style dinners with friends who are co-workers and generating award-winning creative while measuring the impact it produces, you might have what it takes to be a BIMMER. Luckily for you, we love finding top talent.

Hardworking and the best at what you do.

Intermediate CRM Copywriter

OVERVIEW

If all you want to do is TV and print, this job is not for you
If you believe in the power of data-driven creative that leads to results, keep reading

Experience

Mandatory experience: CRM + digital and 3-6 years of experience

Qualifications

  • Telco and luxury Automotive experience please
  • Must be able to write across various mediums (and love it!)
      – Email
      – DM: letters, self-mailers, brochures, FSIs
      – Websites
      – Microsites
      – Display ads
      – Social media posts
      – Print
  • Must be highly organized and proficient in handling multiple versions
  • Must be detail oriented (or better yet, a perfectionist)
  • Must be willing to work their ASS OFF!
  • Must be able to come up with ideas in collaboration with an art director
  • Driven by the possibility of doing award winning work, but willing to do the everyday stuff for the remaining 90% of the time
  • Must be able to work in an entrepreneurial environment and be a self-starter
  • Must be willing to work hard and handle multiple projects with tight timelines
  • Must be able to laugh in the face of stress

Interested candidates should drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Intermediate CRM Art Director

OVERVIEW

If all you want to do is TV and print, this job is not for you
If you believe in the power of data-driven creative that leads to results, keep reading

Experience

Mandatory experience: CRM + digital and 3-6 years of experience

Qualifications

  • Telco and luxury Automotive experience please
  • Must be able to art direct across various mediums (and love it!)
      – Email
      – DM: letters, self-mailers, brochures, FSIs
      – Websites
      – Microsites
      – Display ads
      – Social media posts
      – Print
  • Must have killer design chops
  • Must be detail oriented (or better yet, a perfectionist)
  • Must be willing to work their ASS OFF!
  • Must be able to come up with ideas in collaboration with a copy writer
  • Driven by the possibility of doing award winning work, but willing to do the everyday stuff for the remaining 90% of the time
  • Must be able to work in an entrepreneurial environment and be a self-starter
  • Must be able to handle a lot pf projects simultaneously
  • Must be able to laugh in the face of stress

Interested candidates should drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Account Supervisor

OVERVIEW

As the Account Supervisor on the business, you will lead and manage agency resources to ensure the delivery of high-quality service and advertising, so that all client needs are met on time and on budget. This position also requires you to assist in developing short- and long-term communication strategies for the client.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure that all projects are executed to plan by proactively managing the internal team, agency resources and workflow process
  • Under the supervision of the Account Director, you will provide clients with innovative short- and long-term strategic targeting/direct response guidance
  • Fully understand the client’s business and maintain current industry knowledge
  • Develop a positive and partnering relationship with all clients
  • Keep Account Director informed of account activities
  • Take an active role in building the client business, generating new strategies and anticipating direct marketing needs
  • Assist in building and championing integration of the client’s business across partner agencies (media)
  • Ensure account team produces all client work to the highest level of quality, ensuring creative is on strategy and on budget
  • Assist in monitoring the competitive environment
  • Provide council to team and client on current projects
  • Track fiscal budgets and internal budgets
  • Provide input on staffing plans, budgets and promotions
  • Take an active role in building a positive agency culture
  • Take an active role in developing all direct reports, providing mentorship and creating a positive work environment
  • Assist in conducting performance reviews

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary education in marketing/advertising a strong asset
  • 4-5 years agency experience in direct and targeted marketing, digital and mass advertising
  • Completion of CAAP an asset
  • Strong client service orientation
  • High quality assurance standards
  • Ability to write effective communications
  • Project management skills, with a demonstrated ability to multi-task, set priorities and manage agency team
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Superior organizational and time management skills, with meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to design and deliver presentations
  • Passion for the business and a continuous drive for results
  • Experience in mentoring, training, and writing performance reviews of direct reports
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • French would be a bonus but not mandatory
  • Telco experience would be a bonus but not mandatory

Interested candidates should drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Bilingual Proof-Reader

OVERVIEW

As part of the Quality Assurance group the Bilingual Proof-reader be responsible for
ensuring that our final product is error free.

A keen eye for consistency and a passion for being on brand is essential for this role.

POSITION SUMMARY:

  • Do you have a keen eye for detail?
  • Do you find yourself wanting to correct your friends’ and colleagues’ grammar and
    syntax?
  • Do you like to look up facts for yourself?
  • Do you get a sense of satisfaction from completing tasks on time?
  • Are you comfortable being an integral part of a team that ensures perfection on all client
    deliverables?
  • Do you enjoy collaborating with all parts of a business?

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Format and prepare copy decks for translation
  • Co-ordinate the translation process with outside vendors
  • Assist the translator as necessary
  • Review and proof-read all translations to ensure quality
  • Co-ordinate third party approval if necessary (GM)
  • Properly file and archive all work
  • Proof read all French web pages once they are completed
  • Build positive working relationships with outside vendors and internal departments

Qualifications:

  • Must be able to speak, write and read French and English
  • Solid working knowledge of MS office (Word, Excel) and Outlook
  • Previous experience as a translator/proof-reader preferred
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner
  • Resourceful – ability to gather and analyzes information skillfully
  • Ability to clearly communicate with team leads and members
  • Strong attention to detail and able to keep accurate up to date copy archive
  • Must be a team player

Interested candidates should drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Production Artist

OVERVIEW

We are looking for an Intermediate Production Artist to join our exciting fast paced environment in our Creative Services team. You will be part of a team
that works hard and plays hard. We are creative, technical and have a passion for flawless execution, on-time delivery and a passion for learning.

Still interested?

Key Role Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for the execution of all assigned work in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Produce design layouts with minimum guidance from Creative/Design.
  • Prioritize work to accommodate deadlines.
  • Manage and maintain high level of responsiveness and flexibility to accommodate
    internal client requests and changing circumstances.
  • Prepress computer files for transmission to publications and/or clients.
  • Be able to prepare mockups and mount boards.
  • Contribute toward the development of Creative Services team, as an industry leader
    recommend solutions with the latest technological advancement.

Qualifications:

  • Advanced knowledge of Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Sketch, Adobe XD,
    Invision and After effects are all bonuses.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Power Point will be an asset.
  • Experience using master creative and independently create digital tactics for online/social.
  • Experience ensuring designs are on brand.

Education and Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of Agency experience experience
  • Solid portfolio of recent commercial work or student projects
  • A degree or diploma in graphic design or equivalent experience
  • Clear and professional communication skills

Interested candidates should drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Associate Creative Director: Art Director

OVERVIEW

Qualifications:

  • 8+ years experience
  • Experienced in leading a major national brand
  • CRM, Digital and Mass experience
  • Must have an impeccable design sense
  • Award winning
  • Must be able to conceive and execute ideas from one-offs to campaigns
  • Must have telco experience
  • Must have leadership skills and is able to mentor junior art directors
  • Required to be a hands-on art director
  • Must have confidence to deal with senior clients and account people to lead and defend the creative output of the creative teams.
  • Must be able to work with existing campaigns as well as original campaigns
  • Must be able to art direct across various mediums:
    • DM: letters, self-mailers, brochures, FSIs,
    • email
    • websites
    • social
    • online ads
    • print
    • tv
    • radio
  • Must be willing to work hard and handle multiple projects with tight timelines

Interested candidates should drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Associate Creative Director: Copywriter

OVERVIEW

Qualifications:

  • 8+ years experience
  • Experienced in leading a major national brand
  • CRM, Digital and Mass experience
  • Must have impeccable grammar
  • Award winning
  • Must be able to conceive and execute ideas from one-offs to campaigns
  • Must have telco experience
  • Must have leadership skills and is able to mentor junior copywriter
  • Required to be a hands-on copywriter
  • Must have confidence to deal with senior clients and account people to lead and defend the creative output of the creative teams.
  • Must be able to work with existing campaigns as well as original campaigns
  • Must be able to art direct across various mediums:
    • DM: letters, self-mailers, brochures, FSIs,
    • email
    • websites
    • social
    • online ads
    • print
    • tv
    • radio
  • Must be willing to work hard and handle multiple projects with tight timelines

Interested candidates should drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Intermediate Software Developer

OVERVIEW

We’re seeking an Intermediate Software developer to provide support for ongoing projects with our digital clients. Working closely with our Technical Lead and Project Managers, you will be responsible for developing and modifying websites and content, from function to layout, while ensuring timely completion of deliverables.

The ideal individual for this role will be a motivated and energetic developer who takes initiative, enjoys finding solutions to a varying number of challenges, is detail-oriented, and takes extreme pride in their work.

RESPONSIBILITIES

In this role, you will leverage your strong development skills working with HTML 5, CSS, and JS to:

  • Develop responsive websites in various technical stacks including PHP, Nodejs, MySQL
  • Code sites from provided design concepts by using best HTML/CSS practices
  • Perform routine daily maintenance of existing sites and applications
  • Communicate project status and deliverables to Project Managers and Technical Lead
  • Alert colleagues to emerging technologies or applications and the opportunities to integrate them into operations and activities

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 2+ Experience developing cross browser responsive web sites
  • Working knowledge of Restful APIs and MySQL.
  • Bachelor’s of Computer Science Degree or similar.
  • A solid understanding of web development best practices and coding standards
  • Familiarity with GIT and Subversion
  • Self-starter with strong self-management skills

If this sounds like you, drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Head of Business Development

OVERVIEW

RESPONSIBILITIES

GROWTH STRATEGY

  • Responsible for outlining new business and in business development targets for BIMM and achieving these targets
  • Analyze existing approaches to the development of business and make changes where deemed appropriate
  • Analyze industry activity and develop annual business plan for specific identified industries
  • Clearly articulate and create alignment around a strategic offer for existing and future clients (inbound, executive relationship building in the market, new market opportunities, new service opportunities, acquisitions, etc.)
  • Leverage the relationships within kyu, in particular, the complementary Sid Lee service offering, to develop a unique approach for potential clients

NEW BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

  • Act as an ambassador for BIMM and a catalyst for business development opportunities across all disciplines
  • Develop and manage relationships with potential clients, influencers and key stakeholders
  • Develop and execute plan to bring new clients to BIMM
  • Implement new business initiatives across the organization
  • Scope the work, negotiate contracts with clients and ensure their profitability
  • Remain aware of pitch opportunities in Toronto and Montreal

IN BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

  • Work closely with members of the team to generate new business within large accounts
  • Act as a key contact for large accounts
  • Act as a coach to business leaders in helping them growing internal business

COMPETENCIES AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing or any other related fields
  • 10+ years of experience
  • Exceptional communication level in English, both written and oral (French is an asset)
  • Proven ability to both develop and execute a business development strategy
  • Proven ability to convert prospects and close deals
  • Deep understanding and knowledge of both the industry and key players
  • Already established network in the industry
  • Can lead and motivate teams in a pitch situation
  • Knowledge of the following software; Keynote, Microsoft Office Suite, Salesforce

If this sounds like you, drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Account Executive

OVERVIEW

BIMM is booming, so we’re looking for an Account Executive to join our team.

About Us:

We are BIMM – a results-driven marketing communications agency located in Toronto's historic Distillery District. For over 30 years, we’ve crafted flawless direct, digital and retail campaigns for some of the biggest brands in Canada. Everything we do is guided by a simple philosophy: Marketing with greater certainty. We love generating award-winning creative and measuring the impact it produces. Luckily for you, we also love finding new talent.

What we’re looking for in an Account Executive:

Position Overview

As an Account Executive on the business, you will act as the primary contact, managing and coordinating agency resources to ensure all day-to-day client needs are met and all assigned projects are completed smoothly. The ideal candidate for this role is a motivated and energetic individual who posseses strong organizational skills, takes initiative, enjoys finding solutions, is detail-oriented, and takes extreme pride in their work.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Fulfill daily client requests, ensuring all assigned projects are executed to plan
  • Keep client and account team updated on the status of account activities
  • Act as an internal contact for account needs
  • Possess a top line understanding of the client’s business and competitive environment
  • Maintain competitive tracking/reviews and provide POVs, when required
  • Develop a positive and partnering relationship with all clients
  • Initiate and coordinate the production process schedule
  • Oversee the accuracy and quality of the agency product
  • Produce communication materials (contact and status reports, etc.)
  • Develop work-back schedules and critical paths with Project Manager for each project
  • Coordinate the trafficking of print, digital and mass creative
  • Develop and write effective briefs, under the supervision of the Account Supervisor
  • Provide daily maintenance of the billing and budgeting process
  • Handle all meeting details, e.g., scheduling, arranging rooms, ordering lunch, taking minutes
  • Assemble and collate presentations and marketing plans
  • Assist with building a positive agency culture

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Post-secondary education in marketing/advertising a strong asset
  • Agency experience in mass, direct and digital marketing an asset
  • Completion of CAAP an asset
  • Knowledge of direct and targeted marketing, digital and mass advertising
  • Strong client service orientation
  • High quality assurance standards
  • Ability to write effective communications
  • Project management skills, with a demonstrated ability to multi-task and set priorities
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Superior organizational and time management skills, with meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to design and deliver presentations
  • Passion for the business and a continuous drive for results
  • Proficient in MS Office

If this sounds like you, drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Accounting Clerk

OVERVIEW

What we’re looking for in a Accounting Clerk:

Position Overview

As the Accounting Clerk, you will be responsible for assisting the Sr. Accountant in executing the strategic and operational requirements of the Finance department.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Business Performance

  • Execute all A/P and credit card reconciliations
  • Responsible for cash application and A/R follow up
  • Assist in management of timesheet process
  • Assist in Budget Control Report (BCR) management as well as docket management and maintenance
  • Enforcement of internal controls regarding expense and docket approvals
  • Ad hoc reporting as requested

Corporate Support Services

  • Provide assistance in the planning and execution of company events
  • Acts as a backup to the Office Manager and provides assistance in day-to-day tasks as needed

QUALIFICATIONS

  • University degree in business
  • 1+ years of progressive finance and accounting experience
  • Excellent PC and system skills, including Excel, and other Microsoft Office applications
  • Highly organized and able to prioritize tasks
  • High standard of integrity and quality
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to engage and manage high performance teams and individuals
  • Appreciates the “client first” mindset of a professional services organization
  • Possesses a hands-on, action-oriented, entrepreneurial style
  • Enjoys being part of a dynamic, creative and highly competitive business

If this sounds like you, drop us a line at careers@bimm.com


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