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Marketing Coordinator - Higher Education - Aramark Canada

Halifax, MA 02338
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At Aramark Canada, our people are important to us. Our 14,000+ team members coast to coast; deliver experiences that enrich and nourish thousands of lives every day through innovative services in food, facilities and uniforms. To show our employees how much we appreciate their efforts, we do everything we can to make sure they feel included, supported and encouraged. Aramark Canada proudly partners with world class post-secondary institutions, world renowned hospitals, major league sports venues and leading global businesses.  As part of a global team that spans 19 countries and has over 200,000 team members; we strive to achieve a safe, diverse and inclusive workforce that our employees can be proud of.

Learn more at www.aramark.ca


Marketing Coordinator

Dalhousie University


The Marketing Coordinator for Dalhousie University will develop implement and measure the effectiveness of marketing plans and programs, including those related to health and wellness and sustainability, for a vibrant university campus. The Marketing Coordinator, who reports to the Director of Engagement with a dotted line to the Senior Regional Marketing Manager, will support critical business initiatives, including growing top-line sales, customer-retention activities, raising and reinforcing brand awareness, increasing customer satisfaction and engagement, and improving margins and market share for Dalhousie University and Aramark Higher Education.


Key responsibilities:

  • Build and implement the annual, integrated marketing plan for residential, retail and catering to generate top-line sales.
  • Communicate marketing, health and wellness, sustainability, retail and catering initiatives with the local team to ensure they have access to the latest digital and print materials, templates, forms, product labels, menu signage, and the like.
  • Oversee Aramarks Voice of the Customer program to measure customer satisfaction and engagement across our marketing programs, proprietary brand, retail franchise and catering promotions, as well as health and wellness, and sustainability initiatives
  • Interact and cultivate strong relationships with all levels of internal clients, as well as, suppliers, partners, and internal teams
  • Manage food services digital assets, including social media accounts, residential and catering websites, digital screens, and email marketing software
  • Collaborate with the universitys Marketing & Communications department on identifying, implementing and measuring the effectiveness of cross-promotional efforts
  • Collaborate with the Aramark Canada marketing team, especially the Senior Regional Marketing Manager, to implement marketing, health and wellness and sustainability programs, track their progress and deliver reports on their effectiveness
  • Contribute to preparing and delivering client presentations, as well as quarterly and annual business reviews
  • Plan and participate in residential, health and wellness, sustainability and catering events
  • Manage updates to the CaterTrax and Campus Dish website content
  • Supports site leadership in the completion of audits at each location to ensure compliance with planned menu, accuracy of menu vs. website content, labeling of menu items, cleanliness of location, availability of food, brand standard Compliance, and appearance of food & presentation
  • Other duties to support operations team as needed



  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Journalism, or Communications.  A Bachelors degree in Nutrition Science with a solid marketing background will also be considered.
  • Strong organizational, time management and leadership skills. Project management experience is an asset.
  • Experience in the food services industry, especially in administration and/or menu planning, is preferred.
  • A strong attention to detail and the ability to interpret and report on complex data from multiple proprietary and third-party software
  • Ability to communicate and deliver presentations clearly and concisely.
  • Ability to manage through change and ambiguity in a fast-paced environment.
  • Has a passion for food services, as well as health and wellness.
  • Ability to work flexible hours, which may include nights, weekends or statutory holidays according to business needs.
  • Experience with and knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Must be authorized to work in Canada and not require work authorization sponsorship by Aramark for this position now or in the future.
  • A valid drivers license is preferred.
  • Experience with Wordpress software an asset

Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request.


The finalist candidate for this position will need to complete and successfully pass a Criminal Background Check and a Vulnerable Sector Screening (if the operations we service require this). If hired for this position, your continued employment with us would be conditional upon Aramark being satisfied that you have successfully cleared both these conditions.



Posted: 2021-05-28 Expires: 2021-07-01
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