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Chief Marketing Officer - Atlantic Lottery (Filled)

Delighting players and achieving excellence as a digital gaming experience company.

Atlantic Lottery (AL) is a leader in Atlantic Canada’s gaming and entertainment industry. Today they are more committed than ever to accelerating their transformation to become a next generation digital gaming experience company. To ensure sustainable and responsible growth and continued prosperity for the Atlantic Provinces, they are laser focused on broadening and diversifying their player base to remain relevant and competitive, enabled through a focus on modern player-centric experiences across existing and new products and platforms.

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the newly created role of Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) is a dynamic enterprise leader and executive team member, contributing on all strategy and operational leadership matters for the organization. Supported by a talented team of Vice Presidents, the CMO provides product management, marketing, and sales oversight for the organization’s three lines of business - Retail, Destination, and Digital channels, as well as accountability for a number of functions including Lottery Product Management, Gaming Product Management, Channels of Distribution, Brand and Communications, and Innovation/Living Lab.

As champion and primary owner of the customer, the CMO orchestrates product vision and strategy to enable an outstanding player experience. With a sustainable and socially responsible growth strategy at the core of AL’s success, the CMO plays a critical role in architecting the future of the organization’s product roster and lines of business, enhancing, and growing all business lines with a focus on developing brand and marketing strategies that drive player experiences and profitability.

The ideal candidate has a post-secondary education with a focus in business management coupled with at least 15 years of progressive leadership experience in senior marketing capacities within complex organizations. They possess a strategic mindset, vision, and influence, and have proven experience transforming business operations to client centric, high performing, digitally excellent entities. The CMO has deep digital channel experience and advanced product management skills as well as demonstrated experience in strategic management and leadership across organizational functions, directing substantial resources over long-time frames. The candidate has proven expertise in priority setting, project management, and implementing strong processes. Prior experience in fast-moving consumer goods is considered an asset. An inclusive leader, they have a strong track record of building, coaching and leading high performing teams. A collaborative leader, they possess superior EQ, sophisticated communication skills and an innate ability to develop meaningful relationships with internal and external stakeholders to proactively understand issues, cultivate trust, transparency and extend influence and support.

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Health and Safety: AL is committed to ensuring the health, safety, and wellbeing of our employees. Therefore, AL will require employees for whom the COVID-19 vaccine is authorized by Health Canada, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit either proof of COVID-19 vaccination or receive a valid exemption by Jan. 14, 2022.

Royer Thompson is committed to presenting a diverse and inclusive roster of candidates to our clients. We welcome and encourage applications from the following under-represented groups: Indigenous persons, racially visible persons, persons with a disability, women, and persons of a minoritized sexual orientation and/or gender identity. If you are a member of one of these under-represented groups, we invite you to self-identify on your cover letter, or resume.

If this exciting opportunity captures your interest, please submit your resume and a cover letter online by clicking “Apply.” For further information about this opportunity, please contact Amy Reid at 902-222-8978 or Greg Dickie at 902-483-2939.

Royer Thompson is a talent management firm focused on capturing the full potential of people in organizations by supporting a shared sense of purpose, recruiting and cultivating leadership, and fostering an innovative, caring and entrepreneurial spirit.

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