Senior Manager, Communications & Marketing, The Bentway


Position Summary:
The Bentway is seeking an experienced, nimble, and creative professional with experience in PR, communications, and/or marketing for a 1-year parental leave coverage contract. The Senior Manager, Communications & Marketing will lead the planning and delivery of a strategy to raise the profile of the organization as an instigator of urban transformation and a leader in public art.

This role will work standard business hours, with occasional evenings and weekends required to support the The Bentway events/programming. Pending COVID-related public health guidelines, this role will be required to split their time between The Bentway’s office (55 Fort York Blvd) and work-from-home (a laptop will be provided).

Position Type: Full-time contract, 1 year
Location: 55 Fort York Blvd, Toronto ON (hybrid work environment)
Contract Dates: January 2022 to December 2022 (approx.)
Deadline for Applications: November 12, 2021
Compensation: $66,000

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To Apply:
Application Package Components:

  • Resume (PDF format; no more than three pages)
  • Letter Of Intent (PDF format; no more than two pages), addressing the following prompts:
    1. How would you approach your work at The Bentway, and what has informed that approach?
    2. Tell us about your experience and interest in connecting The Bentway’s story, brand, and impact with audiences? What do you bring to the table?
    3. What excites you about The Bentway’s work/mission?

Please send your resume and letter of intent to with the subject “ Senior Manager, Communications & Marketing – [YOUR NAME].”


About The Bentway
Deeply rooted in Toronto’s urban fabric, The Bentway leads an artist-led movement to reimagine the possibilities of the Gardiner Expressway. We are an organization of city animators who use public space and public programming to test and demonstrate new ideas in public art, performance, public infrastructure, and civic engagement. The Bentway Conservancy is a non-profit organization and registered charity that works closely with the City of Toronto, artists & creatives, and local communities to bring our work to life. Of the city; about the city; for the city.

Contact Information:
Connect with us on social media! @thebentway

Office address:
55 Fort York Blvd
Toronto, ON
M5V 0R6
(416) 304-0222

No phone calls, please. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.