Forward to a friend Tweet this Share this on Facebook Share:

Home | Job Postings


Position: Manager, Marketing & Sustainability
Organization: Simon Fraser University
Location: Burnaby, Greater Vancouver BC

Position Number: 00123354
Union/Affiliation: Administrative and Professional Staff (APSA)
Employment Duration: Permanent Full Time
Position Grade: 9
Biweekly Hours: 72
Title: Manager, Marketing & Sustainability
Department: Ancillary Services
Pay range: $64,738 To $77,305 Annually
Closing Date: Open until filled
Location: Burnaby

The Manager, Marketing supports the Ancillary Services portfolio (Dining Services, Meeting, Event and Conference Services, Parking and Sustainable Mobility Services, Bookstore and Spirit Shop, Document Solutions) spanning all three campuses. The Manager develops the comprehensive marketing, communications, brand management and sustainability strategy for the portfolio in alignment with University priorities and the vision and goals of the overall Ancillary Service portfolio. A key function of the role is to develop cohesive social media platforms for the portfolio, centralize the website and app support for Dining Services, enhance the e-commerce presence of Document Solutions and the Bookstore/Spirit Shop, and drive the SFU Fair Trade Campus program. The Manager focuses on revenue-growth, sustainability and employee and community engagement activities.


  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Marketing, or Communications with five years of related progressive experience in social media, brand management, publishing, graphic design, and/or sustainability, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Excellent knowledge of marketing and communication fundamentals and principles.
  • Excellent knowledge of sustainability including a good knowledge of the fair trade movement.
  • Ability to develop highly effective marketing materials.
  • Familiarity with the latest trends, technologies and methodologies in graphic design, web design, media production, mobile technology, etc. and ability to use desktop publishing programs and media software applications and equipment (e.g. Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, video editing, Apps, etc.).
  • Familiarity with Generation Z aptitudes, needs and desires.
  • Ability to develop and manage project plans and to develop effective marketing and communications strategies and guidelines in a digital and social media environment.
  • Ability to design and develop print, video, and digital advertising and marketing campaigns.
  • Ability to use a variety of standard software applications including word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and video editing software (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent interpersonal, customer service, public speaking, and communication (verbal, written and presentation) skills.
  • Excellent leadership, motivational, organizational, and team building skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving and conflict resolution skills.
  • Good knowledge of budgeting, cost estimating and fiscal management principles.

Please include your cover letter and resume in one attachment.

Please apply through SFU's Current Job Postings:


When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at

Share this on Facebook   Tweet This!  Email this to a friend   Share this on LinkedIn   Add this to Google Bookmarks   Print this page

Note: This posting is provided on an "As Is" basis and for general informational purposes only. People and Planet (also known as "GoodWork") is not responsible for the content, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, legality, reliability, quality or suitability of this posting. We do not screen or endorse the organizations or individuals involved. If you decide to accept an offer of employment, volunteering or any other arrangement, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against injury, abuse, non-payment or any other loss. Please read our full Terms & Conditions.

Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Dec 14 2018    ID: 49720