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Advocate Printing & Publishing offers a unique opportunity for people looking for a challenging career within the scenic setting of a beautiful Nova Scotia seaside town. If this appeals to you, then we would like to hear from you. Strong customer service, cutting edge technologies and a full group of in-house production services are fueling our growth. We are currently in need of full-time team members for several of our divisions.

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Advocate Printing is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive compensation and benefits.


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Graphic Designer, Advocate Communications Group

Location:       Pictou Nova Scotia

 Posted:         May 12, 2017

Expires:        May 19, 2017

 

If you love working with a creative team collaborating on a wide variety of challenging graphic design for web and print production, on-line print solutions and digital service projects then you could make an excellent fit.  

 

Challenge your graphic design and creative solutions bringing proven experience and skills to collaborate across various functional and creative teams.  When you bring amazingly creative, inspiring ideas to those around you will achieve the right fit for Advocate furthering your career.  In addition to top creative and graphic design skills and experience you also possess great attention to detail and creative flair.  Whether its digital or traditional media, you take pride in building great promotions, products and ideas.

 

 

We’re looking for a team player who thinks inside and outside the box to join Advocate Communications Group, the creative division of Advocate Printing & Publishing.  Because you love graphic design/ and can deliver the “Wow” factor you will excel with an exciting and rewarding career opportunity. 

 

Interested applicants please email your resume and cover letter:

 

careers@advocateprinting.com

 

INSIDE SALES/CUSTOMER REPRESENTATIVE

 Customer Service Sales

Location:  Dieppe New Brunswick location- Full time

As we continue to expand our product and services offering for our growing business, we require enthusiastic, problem solving and dedicated employees to ensure we continue to provide convenience and exceptional value and results for all of our customers.

Ideal candidates for consideration will possess..

We offer a supportive; team oriented working environment, competitive compensation and benefits package and the opportunity to join Atlantic Canada’s largest privately held printing company.

If you have interest in this position, kindly forward your resume to tombadger@advocateprinting.com


 

Production Coordinator

 Location:   Halifax

 

Advocate is the largest privately owned printing and publishing company in Atlantic Canada.  Committed to growth, continuous improvement and exceptional customer value, we understand that people really do make a difference. 

 

Working from our Halifax location this position will support production of Metro Guide magazines, publications, print collateral such as brochures, and promotional materials and websites. Our ability to meet the needs of our customers is dependent upon the teamwork, expertise, innovation, abilities, diversity, vision and integrity of our people.  We strive to be leaders and mentors within our industries and the communities we serve. We encourage the development of our employees and entrepreneurship throughout the organization. Our foundation is firmly grounded in the traditional values you would expect in a family owned business boasting over 100 years of history. Our vision for the future relies on the success of our clients. By efficiently delivering quality, on time products and services that are tailored to client needs we will continue to find success.

 

Advocate is looking for a Production Coordinator who will help plan, coordinate and produce magazine and newspaper artwork print. Reporting to the Production Manager, the successful candidate will work closely with sales teams, graphic designers and clients to achieve company goals within specific time frames.

 

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Send your resume in confidence to:  careers@advocateprinting.com 

 

Production Assistant – Signs & Banners – Full Time – Contract Term

 

 

 

Advocate Printing & Publishing, located in Pictou, Nova Scotia is the largest privately owned printing and publishing company in Atlantic Canada. Committed to growth, continuous improvement and exceptional customer value; Advocate understands that people really do make a difference.  

 

 

 

Since 2005 Signs & Banners, Signage Solutions has become an integral part of the business market and our Pictou County Community.  We are recruiting a Production Assistant who will help our team continue to produce creative, eye catching, custom made, cost effective, quality and integrated signage solutions. 

 

 

 

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Applicants please email your resume to:         careers@advocateprinting.com

 

 

 


 

Marketing Advisor

Marketing / Communications, Sales

 

Advocate Media Inc.

Halifax City, Nova Scotia

Advocate Media Inc. and Metro Guide Publishing is looking for a passionate individual to join our team as a Marketing Advisor. This position will be responsible for helping our clients meet their needs through advertising in one or more of Advocate Media's many media products and services. Primary responsibility would be the Metro Guide Publications with your own account base which you can grow as high as you can take it. Attributes for this position would be; great communicator, problem solver, detailed oriented, self-starter and yet a team player, ability to manage multiple deadlines, customer service oriented, and it helps to be passionate about Halifax.

Qualifications:

The position offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and an opportunity to become involved in a broad range of industry sectors and work with many community partners.

To apply for this position please email your resume to:

careers@MetroGuide.ca

 

 

E-Commerce Designer/Developer 6 month contract (possibility of full-time

 

Location:  Pictou

 

Are you looking for an exciting career opportunity to help grow our online print sales?  Advocate Printing & Publishing has an excellent opportunity for a Designer/Developer - Online Print Solutions who will help maintain and expand our business-to-business and business-to-customer application base to facilitate online ordering of printed materials.  The primary focus of this position is to work with customers to determine requirements for their customized web portal, then configure our existing e-commerce platform to their specifications, while also expanding the generic line of products available for purchase through a B2C site.

 

Advocate Printing & Publishing is the largest privately owned printing and publishing company in Atlantic Canada. Committed to growth, continuous improvement and exceptional customer value, Advocate understands that people really do make a difference. The Advocate advantage for printing, design, signs and banners, pre-media, photography, digital and online product solutions and exceptional customer service ensures delivery of communication products that stand out in meaningful ways, valued by customer growth and business success.

 

Reporting to the Manager this position will work with both the digital and press teams as well as collaborate with sales, internal design, estimating, pre-media, photography/videography and IT.  Externally the successful candidate will collaborate with clients and contract providers.

 

Job Responsibilities

 

Qualifications and Requirements

•       Very good communication and interpersonal skills

•       Experience working in a sales-driven business, preferably in print and/or media

•       Experience working with digital merchandising/marketing platforms. Digital Commerce is an asset

•       Strong computer skills, including HTML, CSS, ASP (VB), PHP, CMS, JavaScript, SQL, InDesign, Photoshop, Excel and Flash.  Experience with Fusion or OPS would be an asset.

•       Quantitative skills with experience working with web analytics, sales data and analysis

•       Experience working in a ecommerce web environment

•       Ability to work independently and also collaborate within team environment

•       Ability to learn new skills and adapt to change

•       Work within company health and safety standards

•       Self-starter and a proactive problem solver with a drive to achieve results

•     Excellent organizational and analytical skills

•     Degree, diploma or equivalent experience

•     A character that exemplifies company values including integrity, honesty, openness, personal excellence, constructive self-criticism, continual self-improvement, and mutual respect

 

Email Resume and covering letter:        careers@advocateprinting.com

 

Account Development Coordinator - Pictou

Advocate Communications Group is a creative studio located in Pictou, Nova Scotia, with clients throughout Atlantic Canada. We bring together design, brand development and marketing collaboration - giving our clients the best insight and materials to succeed in their specific industries.

This role requires an entrepreneurial spirit, tons of positive energy and a love for all digital/social, traditional media, marketing and design. You love working in a creative industry and have an equal passion for your clients’ businesses. 

You want to learn about all our creative offerings and feel excited to bring that knowledge to our clients. You bring your optimism and energy to what you do, all while contributing to the positive energy of our team!

You know how to get things done. As the central point for project workflow, you love making deadlines, keeping details straight and supporting the team to make sure they have the information they need to provide clients with the best results.

Qualifications and Requirements

Advocate Communications Group is a division of Advocate Printing & Publishing. Located in Pictou, Nova Scotia, it is the largest privately owned printing and publishing company in Atlantic Canada.  Committed to growth, continuous improvement and exceptional customer value, Advocate understands that people really do make a difference.

Interested applicants please email your resume and cover letter:

careers@advocateprinting.com