McKesson Marketing Coordinator, Uniprix in Quebec, Canada

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Canada, we touch the lives of 12 million Canadians every day. We carry more than 35,000 products in 17 distribution centers and ultimately provide distribution to 6,300 retail pharmacies, 1,350 hospitals, long-term care centers, clinics and institutions all over Canada. But we're so much more than a distribution company. We've automated 2,500 retail pharmacies and dispense over 100 million doses a year through our automation solutions. Manufacturers, healthcare providers and patients count on us for a full range of services that contribute to the quality and safety of care for us all.

At McKesson Canada, you’ll help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

Summary of responsibilities

Reporting to the Brand Manager Uniprix, the Marketing Coordinator will support the Uniprix branding team through various projects. S/he will be responsible for planning and conducting budget monitoring for the brand team. S/he will also support team members in developing marketing strategies and implementing the brand’s communication plan. The coordinator should be energetic, very detail oriented and a multitasker with the ability to work simultaneously with various stakeholders.

Section A – Specific responsibilities

  • Coordinate the production of advertising materials

  • Compile data to analyze marketing campaigns

  • Ensure the implementation and coordination of purchase orders and budget

  • Work collaboratively with the graphic design studio

  • Write and send memos about various marketing projects

  • Place project requests with the company’s various suppliers

  • Ensure quality control, according to graphics standards

  • Make sure deadlines are met

  • Support the branding team through its various projects

Section B – General responsibilities

  • Work closely with different departments

  • Help the department with the coordination tasks for various meetings, including making reservations and creating PPT presentations

  • Communicate and negotiate with external service suppliers (marketing materials and services, promotional articles, translation, etc.)

  • Work with Accounting for purchase orders

  • Carry out administrative tasks

Section C – Requirements

  • Hold a Bachelor’s in marketing or administration

  • Hold at least 2 years of experience, preferably in marketing or a related field

  • Be detail-oriented and creative, have good judgement and take initiative

  • Have an ability and desire to take on and lead new projects

  • Have excellent organization and coordination skills

  • Be autonomous and able to manage many projects at once

  • Hold experience in developing creative presentations

  • Produce work that is exact and high quality

  • Work under pressure and with tight deadlines

  • Show team spirit and excellent interpersonal communication skills

  • Have excellent written and spoken French; bilingualism an plus

  • Master Outlook, Word and Excel software

Benefits & Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

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Job: Marketing/Communications

Organization: McKesson Canada

Title: Marketing Coordinator, Uniprix

Location: Canada-Quebec-Montreal

Requisition ID: 18008869