Careers

FKA is seeking to add a senior client strategist to our growing team. If you’re looking for a new challenge and have a minimum of seven years of experience in an advertising or interactive agency, we’d like to talk with you.

Working at FKA, you will build effective long-term relationships as a valued strategic partner, working face-to-face with local and national clients. In this role, you will manage and mentor junior members of the client services team and be supported by executive leadership. You will work closely with FKA’s other departments—media, technology, creative and communications—to produce nimble, integrated campaigns that produce results.

You should be a strong communicator, from day-to-day email to presentations, and have a bias for action. Experience with highly integrated campaigns, analytics, email marketing, ecommerce and an understanding of the potential of digital and interactive marketing are absolute musts. Previous hands-on experience with Google Ads (formerly AdWords) including YouTube, Facebook Business Manager (including Instagram) and other self-serve platforms is an asset.

FKA offers an exciting, supportive and fast-paced advertising agency environment. We start each day with a scrum to collaboratively manage capacity and risks. Every week we send an agency-wide survey to make sure the team is feeling connected and challenged and take steps to improve things that aren’t working well. FKA provides team members with competitive compensation, health benefits and opportunities for professional development and networking.

FKA is a best-in-class Google Premier Partner and one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies—we were just ranked 150 on the 2018 GROWTH 500 list.  We boast a stellar team of some of the best and brightest in the business and have been recognized with awards from the Advertising Club of Edmonton, Digital Alberta and International Association of Business Communicators.

If you’re interested in doing great things with a great team, please send your cover letter and resume with “Strategist” in the subject line to recruitment@fka.agency no later than 5pm on Friday, March 8th.

FKA is seeking a full-time, on-site Digital Media Strategist with two or more years of experience and a related post-secondary degree or diploma to join our growing digital media department.

The successful candidate will manage and optimize digital media campaigns featuring a combination of direct buys from publishers and ad networks as well as self-serve or programmatic platforms.

This position features significant potential for career development and growth. Digital media is the fastest-growing department and FKA is ranked 150 on the 2018 GROWTH 500 list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies with a 5-year growth rate of 571%. FKA is a best-in-class Google Premier Partner, offering unique opportunities for training and support. FKA also provides team members with competitive compensation and health benefits plus professional development and networking.

Candidates should possess:

  • Strong familiarity with Google AdWords (including SEM, display, PLAs and YouTube), Bing ads, Facebook ads (including Instagram) and Twitter Ads as well as the Google Analytics platform.
  • The ability to analyze data to improve performance of campaigns
  • Strong understanding of conversion tracking and familiarity with Google Tag Manager
  • Experience reporting and measuring the success of digital media campaigns.
  • Experience working with a variety of clients and annual budgets that range in size from five- to seven-figures.
  • A passion for finding innovative and creative digital media solutions for client problems.

FKA offers an exciting, fast-paced, fun and supportive agency environment. Starting each day with a morning scrum to collaboratively manage capacity and risks, and implementing a weekly pulse survey, your success and growth are paramount. Additionally, team members are provided with competitive compensation, health benefits and opportunities for professional development and networking.

Interested applicants are asked to send their cover letter and resume with “Digital Media Strategist” in the subject line to recruitment@fka.agency no later than 5pm on Friday, March 8, 2019.

At FKA, the people you work with matter more than anything else. That includes you — our new Traffic Manager.

FKA is one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies — ranking 150 on the 2018 GROWTH 500 list. We boast a stellar team of 31, who are some of the best and brightest in the business and have over 170 years of combined experience. But we’re always striving to be better, which is where you come in!

In this role, your attention to detail will shine as you keep track of tasks and timelines, adapt to changing requests and keep a complex team running like a well-oiled machine. You’re as comfortable figuring out the steps to take a digital creative project to completion as you are scheduling video or broadcast work. Reporting to the Senior Director of Service Delivery, your rock-solid organizational and multi-tasking skills instill confidence among your colleagues. And of course, you thrive in a fast-moving, agile environment.

You have a minimum of five years of experience, preferably in an advertising or interactive agency; publisher or broadcaster; or large client-side marketing department. Relevant education in business, marketing or project management would be great but is not mandatory.

We’re seeking individuals inspired to innovate new processes and operational approaches to help FKA and the clients we serve reach their objectives and solve their business problems. We are wholeheartedly dedicated to the development of a collaborative environment underpinned by a culture of support.

Responsibilities:

  • Internal project management, including:
    • Setting up timelines and assigning tasks for all our client and internal projects in Function Point, Trello or other tools as needed
    • Setting up approval workflows in Approval Manager
    • Creating material requirements and ad specification documents for projects across a variety of media
    • Managing third party/client created deliverables to ensure they meet specifications as well as organizing and providing the assets to the media team or other departments
    • Ongoing communication/liaison with clients, as well as FKA’s media, communications, technology, and creative services departments, to ensure project success
    • Having an understanding of the resources available in each department and when required liaising with leadership to assign tasks appropriately
    • Procuring cost estimates from vendors (printers, photographers, videographers/producers, sound engineers, modelling agencies etc.) for required projects
    • Coordinating timelines/schedules and specifications with vendors for required projects
  • Client facing project management — including estimating — on projects when required
  • Helping to develop and implement new agency-wide, cross-departmental internal processes and best practices
  • Managing and mentoring a direct report

Qualifications:

  • Minimum five years of relevant experience
  • Relevant education in business, marketing or project management is an asset
  • Proven to be someone who takes initiative and is detail-oriented, a creative problem solver, a critical thinker and incredibly organized
  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively with a diverse range of people
  • Proficiency in project management including leading and managing print and digital communications processes to successful completion
  • Experience using Function Point and/or Approval Manager is an asset

FKA offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits program. We provide our team members with many opportunities for training and professional development. Interested applicants are asked to send their cover letter and resume with “Traffic Manager” in the subject line to recruitment@fka.agency no later than 5 pm on Thursday, January 24th, but apply early because if you pique our interest, we may call you right away.

FKA has an opening for an enthusiastic and organized individual to join our growing team as an Office Administrator. If you’re a self-starter with a positive attitude and a relevant post-secondary degree, diploma or certificate who wants to work in an exciting, fast-paced business environment, we’d love to meet you.

At FKA, you’ll ensure the efficient operation of our office. The ideal candidate possesses excellent attention to detail and organizational skills. Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Receiving clients, vendors and other guests at our front desk
  • Administering all of our technology (including phones, computers and software)
  • Maintaining and ordering office and kitchen supplies
  • Managing mail and couriers
  • Liaising with building maintenance and management
  • Setup and takedown for meetings
  • Organizing office events
  • Assisting our president and leadership team with a variety of business administration tasks

FKA offers an exciting, fast-paced, fun and supportive agency environment. Starting each day with a morning scrum to collaboratively manage capacity and risks, and implementing a weekly pulse survey, your success and growth are paramount. Additionally, team members are provided with competitive compensation, health benefits and opportunities for professional development and networking.

FKA is a best-in-class Google Premier Partner and one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies — we were recently ranked 150 on the 2018 GROWTH 500 list, you know.  We boast a stellar team of some of the best and brightest in the business and have been recognized with awards from the Advertising Club of Edmonton, Digital Alberta and International Association of Business Communicators.

If you’re interested in kick-starting your career with a great team, please send your cover letter and resume with “Office Administrator” in the subject line to recruitment@fka.agency no later than 5pm on Wednesday, January 9.

FKA is seeking a dynamic Marketing Coordinator for a unique role with one of our key clients. The successful candidate will be embedded full-time with All Weather Windows (AWW), Canada’s largest privately owned window and door manufacturer. Working alongside other professionals in the AWW marketing department, you will be helping to administer and execute various marketing and advertising initiatives for both internal and external audiences. Candidates should be detail-oriented team players with good communications skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities. Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Assisting with the coordination of sponsorships, corporate events and tradeshows (internal/external)
  • Assisting in the planning for the National Sales Meeting
  • Liaising with the regional display departments to coordinate the delivery of display elements
  • Coordinating logistics for plant tours
  • Providing support for the Co-op Advertising Program
    • Liaising with internal/external stakeholders to answer questions and inquiries
    • Developing/managing account budgets
    • Processing/approving credit claims
    • Developing/updating policies and procedures related to the program
  • Coordinating print jobs with external suppliers
  • Coordinating the purchase and distribution of company promotional items
  • Providing administrative support to the marketing department (ie coding invoices,  updating the CRM database, coordinating meetings and photo shoots, etc.)
  • Booking travel and accommodation

This role provides a strong introduction to both B2B and B2C marketing with a multidisciplinary team of internal experts and external partners. The contract is for one year with the opportunity for renewal.

Requirements:

A marketing-related degree or diploma
Preferably one or more years of marketing experience

Interested applicants are asked to send their cover letter and resume with Marketing Coordinator in the subject line to recruitment@fka.agency no later than 5pm on Sunday, January 6th.