DHBC Job Posting: Membership Engagement Manager

June 07/21
DHBC Job Posting: Membership Engagement Manager


Membership Engagement Manager
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Reference #SM-14728

Downtown Halifax Business Commission (DHBC) is the voice and resource for the businesses located in the central business district of Halifax, Nova Scotia. DHBC develops and executes programs, events, and marketing initiatives to make Downtown Halifax a better place to live, work, and play and to foster a place where businesses want to be. DHBC’s mission is to passionately pursue a more prosperous and vibrant Downtown Halifax, through good development, Downtown mobility, membership services, DHBC leadership, and Downtown placemaking.

We are currently recruiting for a Membership Engagement Manager to join our team of dedicated professionals in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Reporting to the Director of Communications, the Membership Engagement Manager is responsible for connecting the Members of DHBC with the organization, primarily through personal contact, engaging volunteers, managing the storefront operation, maintaining DHBC’s Member database, and helping maintain a Membership-based culture throughout the organization. The Membership Engagement Manager will track and report participation and increase Member awareness of DHBC initiatives, as well as represent DHBC at community events to increase the organization’s profile.

As the ideal candidate, you are self-motivated and possess strong organizational and time-management skills. Superior relationship-building skills have been strengthened through your experience working in member relations and/or dealing with the public. Creativity, as well as existing knowledge of Downtown Halifax and its businesses will be preferred. The ability to work both independently and in a team environment is essential. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite is required; proficiency with Adobe Design Suite (Photoshop, InDesign) will be considered an asset. With exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, you possess strong business acumen and are highly analytical by nature. A Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field is required. The successful candidate must be capable of visiting any and all Downtown businesses in a variety of weather conditions and must be available and willing to work some evenings and weekends as required.

To express interest in this opportunity, please apply online directly HERE.

If you have any questions, please contact Brittany Beale, Consultant at bbeale@kbrs.ca or Scott McGaw, Partner at smcgaw@kbrs.ca. If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please let them know.