Associate, Advertising


The Opportunity

This is your chance to work alongside some of the best in the digital advertising industry. If you’re looking for an environment where you’ll always be learning, challenged, and where you can unleash your passion for great work, you’ll be among friends at Outshine.


Why Outshine?

High performers thrive at Outshine. We’re a group of professionals who share an infectious passion for challenging the status quo. Doing better than we did the day before is what gets us out of bed in the morning, and as a company, we’re adamant about being a place that people enjoy coming to work at every day.

Our people are our greatest asset, and we don’t make any mistake about that. We invest massively in our team, offering:

  • Above-market wages

  • Health benefits as well as ample vacation & mental health/personal days

  • RRSP matching

  • A weekly team lunch provided by the company

  • Extensive training & travel opportunities, including conference & learning allowances

  • A beautiful office stocked with top-of-the-line equipment and furniture, water views, and more

When it comes to our work, it’s hard to beat the breadth and scale of our clients. We enjoy the luxuries of living in Halifax while serving a global clientele every day. Our work is spread throughout San Francisco, New York, Paris, and beyond.

Who is Outshine?

Outshine is a Halifax-based team of marketers and technologists that works with some of the world’s fastest growing B2B technology companies.

We use digital advertising, data science, and analytics to grow our clients’ businesses and empower them to make better business decisions. Our work helps software-as-a-service (SaaS), startup, and enterprise companies grow with more leads, customers, and revenue.

We have an unquenchable curiosity that defines everything we do—driving a never-ending quest to understand our clients’ businesses on a level that matches their own employees’.

Check out our latest blog posts for a sense of what we’re passionate about.


Job Description:

Reporting to Outshine’s president, the Associate is responsible for planning, coordinating, and executing digital advertising strategies for our clients. Daily activities include managing and executing advertising campaigns, delivering strategic guidance to clients, and collaborating with our analytics team on efforts related to reporting and performance. You will:

  • Play an important role in the growth of our clients’ businesses, using advertising to drive demand, leads, and revenue

  • Develop custom advertising campaigns, including strategy, copywriting, execution & monitoring for enterprise clients across Google Ads, Facebook, LinkedIn, and more

  • Consult with clients on a range of opportunities, tools, and platforms in the digital marketing space, primarily as they relate to overall marketing strategy, digital advertising, reporting, demand & revenue generation

  • Serve as the go-to contact for clients, including responsibilities as they relate to project and account management

  • Create and present marketing performance reports for our clients

About You:

For you to be the best fit for this role, you’re:

  • Detail oriented: Hyper-focused on the details and their impact on the bigger picture

  • Proactive: You act without being told what to do, and bring new ideas to the company

  • Analytical: You exhibit a probing mind and draw insights from data

  • Growth driven: You put energy into learning, not in trying to look smart

  • Efficient: You produce significant output, avoiding wasted effort where possible

  • Honest & ethical: You don’t cut corners; you do what is right, not necessarily what is convenient

  • Driven: You work hard, and you expect personal & team performance to be nothing short of the best

  • A strong communicator: You speak and write clearly and articulately

Additional Requirements:

  • 2+ years experience in a range of digital advertising and measurement platforms including Google Ads, Bing, LinkedIn, Facebook, and Google Analytics

  • Experience in B2B marketing strategy, challenges, and opportunities is an asset

  • Knowledgeable in modern CRM/marketing automation tools is also an asset, such as Marketo, Salesforce, etc.

  • Able to travel: this role requires on-site visits with clients outside of Halifax/Canada, as well as travel related to business development, training, etc.

  • You must be willing to work from Halifax (either you live here already or are willing to relocate)


Where in the World is Outshine?

We service a global clientele every day from our office in Halifax, Nova Scotia. We’re located in the heart of the city’s vibrant north end—a community bustling with trendy shops, restaurants, and cafes.

It’s an exciting time to be in Halifax. The tech and startup communities are thriving as access to talent, our network of successful entrepreneurs, and an appetite for innovation continue to grow. We’re claiming our stake as one of Canada’s best tech hubs.

But those familiar with Halifax know that the biggest difference between us and the larger centres is an undeniable quality of life. When you live and work in Halifax, you spend less time commuting, pay less for housing, and enjoy unlimited access to the nearby ocean, beaches, parks, and trails—all without sacrificing access to amenities and conveniences. Get to know Halifax a little better.

* Please note that while this is not a remote position, we are more than happy to arrange remote interviews or on-site meetings where possible.

Want to Learn More?

Send your resume and cover letter to careers@outshine.com. Thank you to all applicants; please note that only those selected for interview will be contacted.