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We’re a tight-knit, highly capable team who are full of respect and admiration for each other and the work that we produce. Check out our current career opportunities below.

current job positions

inbound marketing account director

Career Opportunity
Kelowna, BC, Canada

Roketto is currently seeking an individual with inbound marketing experience or knowledge, who is adept at organization, communication, and resource/time management.

As an Inbound Marketing Account Director you will confidently manage accounts and projects, mitigate scope risk, and identify when a project is starting to go off track so you can sort it out before it results in a client or financial disaster.

inbound marketing account director

Career Opportunity

Do you have project management education or experience and a natural love for inbound marketing and tech? Or are you looking to make the change from production to account management?

Roketto is currently seeking an individual with inbound marketing experience or knowledge, who is adept at organization, communication, and resource/time management.

As an Inbound Marketing Account Director you will confidently manage accounts and projects, mitigate scope risk, and identify when a project is starting to go off track so you can sort it out before it results in a client or financial disaster.

Communication is key here as you will liaison between the client, and our production staff. It will be your responsibility to take ownership of each project and ensure they stay on time and on budget. You will be dedicated to the success of the project and the happiness of the client. We want to hear our client’s raving about you and their fantastic experience with Roketto.

Proficiencies, Qualities, and Traits

The person we’re seeking will require the following proficiencies, qualities, and traits, as well as a basic understanding of all tasks & items within an inbound marketing project scope including:

  • Keen understanding of inbound marketing including:
    • Persona research and development
    • Quarterly SMART goal setting
    • The buyer’s journey
    • Create long term content plans
    • Create 12 month marketing plans
    • Inbound methodologies
  • Basic understanding of HTML, CSS, web technologies, content management systems, e-commerce websites, social media, email newsletters and WordPress. We’re not looking for an expert programmer here – coding won’t be a part of your job, but you’ll need to be able to grasp technical feedback/issues/questions/concerns from our developers and communicate clearly and effectively to clients.
  • Setting up each project in our PM platform
    • Setting up website hierarchies
    • Allocating tasks to the appropriate team resources
    • Creating timelines, gantt charts and task dependencies
    • Monitoring logged time against estimated time
    • Ensuring clients understand the visual representation of a project
  • Utilize resource management software to visualize your plans with clarity. Efficiency is key here, and you’ll need to know how busy your team is at all times.
  • Leading the production team, keeping them motivated and clear on objectives
    Organizing and managing all aspects of a project.
  • Knowing what to prioritize
  • Accountability – No excuses or blaming others. We all make mistakes, and need someone who will learn from it and improve on it.
  • Maximizing overall efficiency
  • Enthusiasm – Your upbeat personality is one of your best strengths, and you don’t shy away from new challenges; you thrive on them.
  • Attitude – the #1 quality we look for when hiring at Roketto. There’s no place for negativity, we need individuals who are able to work through challenges with unwavering positivity.

Responsibilities

Your core responsibilities will include:

  • All work is completed within the established scope.
  • All project costs stay within the estimated budget.
  • Clients are kept up-to-date on project progress.
  • All client expectations are properly set and managed.
  • You take ownership over each project and your team, and see that everyone including the client meet their goals.
  • While you’ll be dealing primarily with the management side of things, you’ll often need to assist with the production including researching, strategizing, goal setting, and other tasks relating to inbound marketing.
  • You want Roketto to meet its goals, and keep this front of mind when you make decisions that impact the team. The bigger picture needs to be kept in the forefront.
  • Costing projects, project setup and tracking, account billing and tracking, efficiency and scope monitoring.
  • Be accountable for the overall profit of the project, and be comfortable dealing with the financial side of it.
  • Coaching, directing, congratulating and encouraging the team mates working on your project. You’re the bus driver for the production of the account, meaning that we look to you to guide the behaviour of your team members; the fun stuff, and the not so fun stuff.

Other Responsibilities

We’re a small company; we all wear several hats. There’s no such thing as “that’s not my job” here. While your primary responsibilities will revolve around account management, we want you to help our company grow through internal strategy development & brand promotion.

The ability to write copy that is creative, fun, easy to understand is an absolute must. Your other responsibilities will include:

  • Copywriting
  • Corporate blogging
  • Managing social media accounts
  • Strategic planning and business development support
  • Walking Kupo! (the adorable office dog)

Your Education & Experience

  • Min 12 months experience in account management OR min 12 months experience working at a web design/marketing/development company OR project management education
  • Experience in team leadership
  • Creative, business, or marketing education
  • Competent understanding of inbound marketing. Training will be included but we need someone who has at least 6 months experience in the world of inbound. You must be able to demonstrate your knowledge & experience.
  • Online marketing competence – you should be comfortable with the basics of SEO, CPC, and web analytics

Working at Roketto

We are a small but heavily capable team who take pride in our work and enjoy working with each other. This job is for those looking to join and make a positive difference in a small but growing company. Some details of working at Roketto include:

  • Downtown Kelowna office location
  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive benefits package (after 3 month probation period)
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Your choice of computer setup (27”iMac, desktop PC, or laptop variants)
  • Hydraulic sit/stand desks to help you live longer and work more productively
  • Relaxed atmosphere, flexible start times

Other Details

  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Location: on-site at our office – #201B-269 Bernard Ave, Kelowna
  • Wage: TBD – based on experience
  • Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package available after a 3 month probation period
  • Schedule: Mon-Fri / 40 hours per week / flexible hours

How to Apply

All applications must include a video of yourself answering the 5 questions below. Your video should be NO LONGER than 5 minutes in length, so please keep it concise.

It doesn’t have to be high quality, and can be taken on your phone, web cam, etc. We’re really hoping to see your personality shine through here so please try to avoid stiff / overly professional responses to the questions below.

Feel free to send us a youtube/dropbox link, or even attach your video (if it’s not MASSIVE) to your email application.

Please include the following:

  1. Tell us a little about yourself. What are your hobbies, passions, favorite activities?
  2. Why do you want to work at Roketto, and what interests you most about this position?
  3. Why do you feel this job could be a great fit for you / what is your knowledge & experience with inbound marketing?
  4. What do you see being your biggest challenges coming into this role?
  5. Describe a time when you had to change your way of doing something, in order to better respond to the needs of another person.

Please submit your video, LinkedIn profile, cover letter, and resume to careers[@]roket.to with the subject line “Your Name – Inbound Marketing Account Director”. We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.

inbound marketer

Career Opportunity
Kelowna, BC, Canada

We are looking for an incredible inbound marketer and content writer. The focus of this role will be to grow our clients business’ through the creation, strategic planning, copywriting, distribution and analysis of a variety of different types of content.

You must be data driven, and comfortable owning the majority of the marketing funnel. You are not only a prolific writer, but also possess a deep understanding of inbound marketing methodologies, and how to create the right type of  content for every stage of the buyer’s journey.

inbound marketer

Job Description

We are looking for an incredible inbound marketer and content writer. The focus of this role will be to grow our clients business’ through the creation, strategic planning, copywriting, distribution and analysis of a variety of different types of content.

About You

You are data driven, and comfortable owning the full marketing funnel. You are not only a prolific writer, but also possess a deep understanding of how to create the right type of content for every stage of the Buyer’s Journey.

Inbound Marketing Responsibilities

While we will be providing training, we are looking for someone with a minimum of 6 months experience with inbound marketing, and who is familiar with inbound methodologies. Responsibilities will include:

  • Research and define customer personas
  • Set quarterly SMART goals
  • Create 12 month inbound marketing plans
  • Grow our clients subscriber base and web traffic by providing their customers with regular, helpful content that’s aligned with their needs and interests.
  • Convince others that your creative ideas & strategic plans are worth investing time and effort in. This role is at the core of our marketing team, and others will rely on your work every single day.
  • Build and manage a rich content/editorial calendar to organize your plan in advance, and ensure all items are aligned with the client’s goals.
  • Good understanding of SEO, and performing keyword research
  • Optimize our client’s marketing automation and lead nurturing processes through email, content, and social channels.
  • Establish closed-loop analytics with sales to understand how inbound marketing activity turns into customers, and continually refine the process to convert customers.
  • Client interfacing and regular communication, including reviews, strategy, and consultation in regards to their inbound marketing activities.

Content Creation Responsibilities

We will require you to have copywriting skills & experience. We need someone who writes creatively, with passion, for today’s internet audience. Please provide examples. Responsibilities to include:

  • Regular creation of content offers such as ebooks, whitepapers, guides, and more to drive leads, subscribers, awareness and other important metrics.
  • Blogging on a frequent basis to support offers and attract site visitors through search, social media, and email subscribers.
  • Copywriting for new and existing web pages. This could be anything from a landing page to an entire website.

Requirements

  • Past experience researching and producing content for the web, as well as channel-specific knowledge (Blog articles, Ebooks, SlideShare, Facebook, Twitter, etc.).
  • A dual-minded approach: You’re highly creative and an excellent writer but can also be process-driven, think scale, and rely on data to make decisions.
  • You are an effective communicator, and can write great content people can’t help but engage with.
  • Min. 6 months experience with inbound marketing
  • Positive attitude: the #1 quality we look for when hiring at Roketto. We seek individuals who are able to work through challenges with unwavering positivity.

Bonus Skills

While not required, experience with the following will put you to the front of the line:

  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of inbound marketing
  • Experience with Hubspot
  • Experience setting up automated workflows
  • Strong knowledge of web analytics
  • Experience with CRM’s

Working at Roketto

We are a tight-knit, capable team who take pride in our work and have a high level of respect for each other. This job is for those looking to join and make an impact in a small but growing company.

Some details of working at Roketto include:

  • Downtown Kelowna office location
  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive benefits package (after probation period)
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Your choice of computer setup (27”iMac, desktop PC, or laptop variants)
  • Hydraulic sit/stand desks to help you live longer and work more productively

How to Apply

Please send your resume and LinkedIn profile to careers@roket.to. Drop-in resumes will not be accepted. Compensation will be determined based on experience. If we are interested we will contact you for an interview.

web & ui/ux designer

Career Opportunity
Kelowna, BC, Canada

We are currently seeking a talented web UI/UX designer and branding expert with front end development capabilities.

You are a designer first and foremost, and have an impressive portfolio and/or dribbble/behance account. You might be an experienced veteran, or an up and coming star in your field. You’ve been involved in web design hell projects more than a few times and you’re comfortable educating clients, and ensuring your design maintains a high level of integrity even in challenging situations. You must be someone who simply “gets it”, and is comfortable taking the design lead on larger scale projects in web, UI/UX, and print.

web & ui/ux designer

Career Opportunity

Roketto is currently seeking a talented web UI/UX designer and branding expert with front end development capabilities.

You are a designer first and foremost, and have an impressive portfolio and/or dribbble/behance account. You might be an experienced veteran, or an up and coming star in your field. You’ve been involved in web design hell projects (http://theoatmeal.com/comics/design_hell) more than a few times and you’re comfortable educating clients, and ensuring your design maintains a high level of integrity even in challenging situations. You must be someone who simply “gets it”, and is comfortable taking the design lead on larger scale projects in web, UI/UX, and print.

While the senior development team will be taking care of the heavy lifting, you’ll need to know a thing or two about front end development. Basic understanding of HTML, CSS, PHP, Javascript, jQuery, content management systems, e-commerce websites, social media, email newsletters and WordPress is a must.

Position Description

As a web designer for Roketto you will be given the task of creating custom web designs and developing new websites (utilizing WordPress), as well as maintaining and updating existing client websites. You will also be working on brand development projects, print materials, conversion optimization, landing pages, and much more. These tasks will require you to be comfortable and efficient with the Adobe creative suite, and coding in HTML5, CSS, Javascript and PHP.

We service several clients across many different verticals, so you must have strong time management skills and an efficient work style. You will work closely with our development team and dedicated project manager.

We are looking for someone with minimum 6 months experience in the field (or a real talent fresh out of school) who can hit the ground running. Training will be minimal as we need someone to help us out immediately with our current projects. You should enjoy solving problems independently and keeping up to date with the newest design trends.

Qualifications

  • Great eye for design
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • HTML(5), CSS, JavaScript + jQuery, PHP
  • Basic understanding of importing & exporting MySQL databases
  • Setting up WordPress websites from scratch
  • Familiarity with cPanel
  • Experience with media queries and building responsive websites
  • Excellent at solving the challenges of cross browser rendering (desktop [IE, FF, Chrome, Safari] and mobile[iOS, Android])

Additional Information

Key Traits

  • PASSIONATE about evolving design trends and the industry as a whole. You know who many of the top players are and follow their work closely.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Superior teamwork and interpersonal skills.
  • Effective time management skills.
  • Accountability: No excuses or blaming others. We all make mistakes, and need someone who will learn from their experiences.
  • Enthusiasm: Your upbeat personality is one of your best strengths, and you don’t shy away from new challenges; you thrive on them.
  • Attitude: the #1 quality we look for when hiring at Roketto. There’s no place for negative Nancy’s here, we need individuals who are able to work through challenges with unwavering positivity.

How to Apply

To apply for this position please send your resume and LinkedIn profile to hello@roket.to. Drop-in resumes will not be accepted. Compensation will be determined based on experience. If we are interested we will contact you for an interview.

We love Monday mornings as much as Friday evenings. Our symbol is a rocket because, as simple as it sounds, we’re here to take your business further, faster. We believe you can’t fly a business tied to the ground. Our fuel, our economy, is bravery, big ideas and wild dreams. We propel only the ambitious, and avoid anything that isn’t meaningful. We win bids against the big kids in Vancouver & Toronto; they’re also our best clients. Owing to our fantastic hair, we don’t wear hats, but if we did we could hang them on results. Above all else, results. And partnerships. No, that’s not cheesy. It’s true: You need us, we show up, and we deliver. Ask the people who’ve walked into our office without so much as a logo or marketing plan whose businesses are now skipping across provinces & states the way most folks tread the boardwalk. Ask them. We soar when we’re at work because the rest of the time we ride and run and ski and paddle and play like hell in the waters and mountains of this glorious valley. We like to design standing up. We make only the promises we can keep. We’re damn genuine, and gentlemanly. No, we are not like the other guys.

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