COMMUNITY RELATIONS ASSISTANT
Amica at Edgemont Village
Amica Mature Lifestyles offers retirement living options and care services to 3600 seniors in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia. With an emphasis of being a great place to call home, our team’s mission is to empower seniors to flourish by supporting them in mind, body, and spirit. In over 40 communities (and growing) we provide first-class independent living, assisted living and memory care living options.
A day in the life of a Community Relations Assistant:
You will be responsible for supporting all activities related to the promotion, sale, and occupancy of suites within the community. In this role you will have the drive and motivation to exceed monthly occupancy and revenue targets.
As the Community Relations Assistant you will have a passion for connecting with people, selling a great product and networking within your community to assist with building the business. You will be responsible for communicating the variety of amenities we have to offer our potential residents, showing them everything there is to love about Amica and putting their mind at ease so they can move in tomorrow!
The successful candidate will participate in the development and implementation of annual and quarterly sales and marketing plans, while assisting with completing the post-activity synopsis. You will work closely with the Community Relations Director with potential prospects while maintaining and updating a fully completed database. You will work to keep connected with all leads and monitor the community waitlist.
You will be responsible for tours, administration, production of sales reports and prospect management in a timely and efficient manner while ensuring prompt communication with the management team.
How do I qualify?
You must have:
Education or equivalent work experience consistent with post-secondary sales and marketing program or related programs
Previous experience implementing sales and/or marketing plans, public and community relations campaigns and special events
Excellent interpersonal skills with proven relationship selling skills
Superior oral, written and listening communication skills
What we are looking for:
Knowledge of and experience in the seniors’ market, public health sector and private health sector
Experience in event planning
Experience with Customer Relationship Management systems
Demonstrated ability to organize workload and set priorities accordingly
Ability to work flexible hours (evenings and weekends are required)
Position Vacant Until Filled