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Alacrity Canada is a not-for-profit organization founded in British Columbia in 2009 with a mandate to promote technology, entrepreneurship and facilitate regionalized investment opportunities. Since inception, Alacrity has helped over 40 BC startup companies that now employ more than 200 people and have over $300 million of direct economic impact in Western Canada.

We embrace the innovative and fun aspects of tech culture that often requires thinking outside the box and holding meetings inside of a helicopter (that doesn’t actually fly). Our downtown location is steps away from Victoria’s best restaurants and our building offers plenty of unique amenities: rooftop deck, coffee shop, arcade games, bike storage, showers, and a full-service kitchen.

We offer competitive compensation, a fun working environment, full health benefits following a probationary period, vacation time and room to grow into multiple areas of our organization.

See below for open positions with Alacrity.


Digital Marketing Assistant

Alacrity is seeking a Digital Marketing Assistant to join their high functioning team. As a member of the Marketing team, the Marketing Assistant will be tasked with coordination and functionality of initiatives brought forth by the Communications Manager. In this role, the team member would be involved with reporting and assisting the Manager in general marketing projects including but not limited to updating the website, creating blog posts and monthly analytics, content distribution and in charge of social media channels on an ongoing basis.

Technical Qualifications:

  • Should be familiar with best SEO practices
  • Should be familiar with CMS WordPress
  • Should be a proficient writer and/or have experiencing editing content

Personal Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Solid analytical skills
  • Confident and self-aware
  • Creative and solution seeker
  • Team player with a keen eye for details
  • Adaptable to new and ever-changing initiatives
  • Punctual and keen on ethical practices

Responsibilities will include:

  • Completing monthly analytics reports
  • Writing and curating blog pieces
  • Communicating with contract writers
  • Uploading articles to the website
  • Updating content calendar
  • Assisting with content distribution
  • Managing social media channels

The Digital Marketing Assistant job opening is a full-time position that is available starting immediately. If you are interested please email a resume, cover letter, any sample writing, and media channel handles to info@alacritycanada.com.

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