Marketing Operations Lead – Training & Support Programs

We’re constantly working towards making Canva the best place to work, for everyone. We believe deeply that bringing together diversity of thoughts, perspectives and expression is key for building the best product for our equally diverse community all around the world. We celebrate uniqueness and whatever makes you, you and encourage everyone who wants to help us transform the way the world designs, to join us on this journey. We value all different types of experiences. If you don’t think you quite meet all of the qualifications, we’d still love to hear from you.  

About Us
At Canva, our mission is to democratise design and empower creativity for anyone and everyone, on every platform. Inspired by a team of talented thinkers, an amazing culture and a remarkable growth trajectory – we’re out to change the world, one design at a time. 

Since launch in August 2013, we have grown exponentially, amassing over 60 million monthly active users across 190 different countries who have created more than 6 Billion designs. We are one of the world’s fastest-growing technology companies and we have only achieved about 1% of what we want to do.

About the Team
Canva’s Marketing Operations team leads the development of marketing platform support capabilities to reach a growing number of businesses, customers and markets. We are enabling marketing teams to deliver greater impact, output and intelligence in the ways they engage our customers. We are looking for a seasoned marketing operations leader to build our global marketing platform support team and to define our platform education and training strategy.


What You’ll Do:


  • Define and deploy marketer support and training programs globally
  • Develop the process guardrails necessary to enforce Canva marketing and brand guidelines globally
  • Hire and develop an extraordinary operations team, mobilizing them to execute on your vision while positioning them to achieve their ambitious professional development goals.
  • Ensure platform best practices for internal and 3P tools are standardized and consistently applied across marketing teams.
  • Identify opportunities for automation and ensure their implementation
  • Partner with Growth, Compliance, and Platform teams to define the operations program roadmap and support senior marketing stakeholders

    What we’re looking for:


  • 7+ years experience as a marketing operations leader who has built and managed global marketing operational teams
  • A track record of building and developing large, high-performing and happy teams across multiple markets to achieve challenging targets and standards.
  • A deep experience working with CRM and marketing automation technologies such as Twilio, Dyspatch, Braze, Marketo, Salesforce & Pardot. 
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills, allowing you to successfully influence and communicate complex information clearly to your colleagues and through marketing material.
  • Energy giver with a positive outlook and the ability to influence your team leads, peers, and senior leaders across all company functions.
  • A natural team player, with a strong track record of cross-functional leadership and partnership.
  • High emotional intelligence and empathy.

    Benefits (USA)


  • Competitive salary.
  • Equity in one of the world’s fastest growing companies.
  • Flexible working hours (we value work-life balance!).
  • Professional education allowance.
  • Generous leave policies (sick days, holiday leave, parental leave, volunteer days).
  • Healthcare
  • 401(k) Program
  • Benefits (AUS)


  • Competitive salary, plus equity options
  • Flexible working hours, we value work-life balance
  • In-house chefs that cook delicious breakfast and lunch for us each day
  • Free Yoga membership
  • Professional education allowance
  • Generous parental leave policy
  • Pet-friendly offices
  • Sponsored social clubs and team events
  • Fun and quirky celebrations


    Being a Force for good.
    One of our core values at Canva, “Being a force for good” means we are actively working towards a world that isn’t just good for a small few, but one that’s good for everyone. We believe deeply that bringing together diversity of thoughts, perspectives and expression is key for building the best product for our equally diverse community. To achieve this, we need to constantly work towards making Canva the best place to work, for everyone.
    We make hiring decisions based on your experience, skills and passion. If you’re keen to apply and need reasonable adjustments or would like to note which pronouns you use at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.  
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