Sysco Canada Inc.

Canadian Head Office - Toronto, Ontario, Ontario
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Digital Marketing Specialist - Social Media/Content Design

Toronto, Ontario
Early Career

Company Overview
Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products, equipment and supplies to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from home. We have a forty-year history of consistent success and now serve over 400,000 customers, delivering approximately 1.3 billion cases yearly. (NYSE: SYY)
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The Digital Marketing Specialist is accountable for the development and deployment of digital marketing efforts at Sysco Canada including; social media platform and program management, content creation and graphic design. Residing on the corporate marketing team, they will support Field Marketing Managers in accelerating all social media marketing programs, campaigns and content marketing across the country.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for content creation and graphic design to effectively market Sysco’s products, services and customer experiences
  • Develop, deploy and provide ongoing support to Influencer, Advocate and Ambassador Social Media programs
  • Provide social media training and support to Field Marketing Managers and Sysco Associates
  • Support in monitoring Social media activities across Sysco Canada
  • Support digital Marketing Campaigns including web, email, social media and display advertising
  • Maintaining our Social media presence across all digital channels
  • Measure and report on the performance of all digital marketing campaigns 
  • Collaborate with internal teams to build and optimize the user experience on
  • Design Marketing and Sales collateral supporting national and local projects
  • Develop Customer Facing Marketing collateral
  • Collaborate with sales and marketing team and other stakeholders to execute assigned projects as they relate to graphic design and production within Brand standard guidelines
  • Project production from beginning to end utilizing the common marketing platform, incorporating campaign elements (copywriting, photography, design, layout, etc.) to successfully communicate message to target audience and serve as a contributor or editor of internal or external communication
  • Assist with creating and managing digital e-mail campaigns
  • Support Sysco Corporate Marketing initiatives, promotions, and events
  • Assist with Marketing Events as required
  • Perform other Marketing tasks as assigned

Qualifications/Skills/Job Requirements: 

  • Degree or Diploma in Marketing or a related field
  • 3-5 years’ experience in digital marketing and graphic design 
  • Solid knowledge of website analytic tools
  • Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Adobe and Desktop Publishing 
  • Knowledge of Salesforce Social Studio is an asset
  • Strong written communication skills 
  • Demonstrated abilities with email distribution systems
  • Ability to succeed with minimal supervision in a deadline driven environment
  • Must be able to handle high-volume, short-deadline projects
  • Core Qualities for all Associates: Sysco’s Leadership Framework Basics
  • Integrity & Accountability Flexibility & Adaptability Proactive Learning

Internal candidates apply via the Career Centre on your HR Portal / ADP Workforce Now.
External candidates submit cover letter & resume via
Sysco’s Mission is to market and deliver great products to our customers with exceptional service. 
Sysco’s Vision is to be our customers’ most valued and trusted business partner. 
We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds expectations. 

Sysco is committed to Employment Equity. Accommodations during the recruitment process are available upon request for candidates with disabilities.

Here’s a sample of the many benefits Sysco associates enjoy:

  • Comprehensive Flexible Benefits including Health and Dental, Health Care Spending and Wellness Accounts
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Company Pension Plan
  • Group RRSP
  • Employee and Family Assistance
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Unlimited on-line learning through Sysco Interactive University
  • Sysco product discounts
  • Preferred vendor discounts
  • Free on-site parking
  • Employee appreciation events
  • (*benefits may vary based on location or bargaining unit)