Medical Community Engagement Coordinator

Medical Community Engagement Coordinator

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Legalization has opened up the recreational cannabis market in Canada, and the global demand for medical cannabis continues to expand. In this exciting new environment, Canopy Growth’s mission is to be the No. 1 cannabis company in the world. We’re looking for incredible people to join us on the journey.

The Company

With millions of square feet of licensed cannabis production and operations spanning five continents, Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth”) is the largest legal producer of cannabis in the world. It is a listed company on the Toronto Stock Exchange (WEED), the New York Stock Exchange (CGC), and is part of the S&P Composite Index. Its wholly owned subsidiaries — including its flagship, Tweed, and international medical companies operating under the Spectrum Cannabis brand — are leading producers of legal, regulated cannabis.

Headquartered in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canopy Growth recognizes that employees are at the core of its success, and takes pride in a corporate culture that emphasizes inclusiveness, collaboration, and diversity. Our employees come from a wide range of backgrounds, each bringing their own unique skills and talents to the table, working together to continue and increase our incredible momentum of growth.

The Opportunity

The Medical Community Engagement Coordinator is responsible for facilitating medical cannabis education and awareness with various patient and community support groups in Canada. The successful candidate is a self-starter, experienced in assessing and performing outreach to a range of stakeholders, coordinating and delivering presentations and managing performance metrics.

  • Support the strategic development and execution of a patient/community engagement plan aligned with commercial goals
  • Perform research, outreach and respond to various patient and community support groups, outlining Spectrum’s education and support value proposition
  • Triage and coordinate presentations with our cross functional team of engagement specialists
  • Deliver medical cannabis presentations to external patient and community support groups, including coordinating materials, table or booth responsibilities
  • Coordinate with brand, medical, legal and recreational teams to drive patient insights and help optimize the patient/community engagement plan and internal processes
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • 2+ years of experience in community engagement or a similar educational outreach role
  • A degree in a relevant field from an accredited college or university
  • Demonstrated tactical proficiency in developing community engagement plans including market/targeting assessment, execution, scheduling, ongoing tracking and reporting on results
  • Engaging, outgoing, motivational, persuasive, compassionate and flexible
  • Excellent presentation and public speaking skills
  • Able to perform well in a fast past and changing environment, operating as a self-starter but also a great team player
  • Working knowledge of cannabis and the cannabis industry
  • Valid driver’s license
Other Details

This is a full-time position based out of Toronto.

We appreciate the interest from all candidates, and promise to review all applications, but we will only be contacting those who best fit the requirements. If you don’t hear from us, don’t fret; every resume we get is kept in our database for six months for consideration in future searches for talent.

Canopy Growth welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.

Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

One last note: the chosen applicant will be required to successfully complete background and reference checks.

Thank you so much for your interest in Canopy Growth.