Parkland has been powering journeys and energizing communities for over 50 years. From humble beginnings in Alberta, we have grown quickly and now proudly serve communities in 25 countries. While you may not recognize Parkland, you are likely one of the 1 million customers per day who shop in our consumer brands including, ON the RUN convenience stores, Chevron, Pioneer, Ultramar, and many food brands, including BC’s, Triple O’s.
We recognize that diversity gives us an edge and inclusion propels us forward. We’re also a passionate team of down-to-earth achievers, committed to getting our customers, colleagues and communities further, faster. As such, we welcome talented individuals that have a variety of perspectives, backgrounds, and industry experience who will contribute to the success of our One Parkland team.
As Social Media Specialist, you have both hands on the wheel as we drive awareness of our company, our brands, and the innovative new ways we are anticipating and meeting the needs of our customers. The ideal candidate will have high energy, a collaborative personality, be socially savvy and an expert social media planner, navigator, and conversationalist. Your verbal and written communication skills and attention to detail are top-notch.
This opportunity allows you to represent our company and engage with our diverse stakeholders. You will be active both online and (COVID pending) at events, shaping and telling stories about our company with the sort of magnetic digital style and persona that leaves our social communities with a deeper affection for our company.
Qualifications and Skills:
If you thrive in entrepreneurial, fast growth, customer-facing environments and are searching for an opportunity where you can put your commercial mindset and creativity and ideas to work - we should talk.
Parkland is a high-growth global business with operations in 25 countries. From humble beginnings in the 1960s, we have grown to become a leading convenience store business and supplier, marketer and retailer of fuel and related products. Our almost 6,000 employees are focused on advancing our purpose, which is to Power Journeys and Energizes Communities.
Our business includes 3,200 retail service stations which stretch coast to coast in Canada, across many states in the U.S., and 23 countries in the Caribbean region. While you may not recognize the Parkland name, you are likely among the over one million customers per day who transact with our consumer and commercial brands. In Canada, 85 percent of the population live within 15-minutes of a Parkland location.
We are playing a leadership role in the energy transition by providing our customers with the mobility and essential products they depend on, but with lower carbon intensity. Our Refinery was the first in North America to use existing infrastructure to manufacture renewable fuels, while our soon-to-be-launched Ultra-fast Electric Vehicle charging network is positioned to meet emerging demand in British Columbia.
Candidates must be legally able to work in Canada at this time. Parkland regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas.
Parkland Corporation is committed to the principles of Employment Equity. We strive to provide accessibility in employment to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for candidates, including persons with disabilities. Parkland Corporation will endeavour to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability, please notify us upon scheduling your interview.
Please note that final candidates for this position will be required to undergo a confidential pre-employment background check which may include but not be limited to educational, criminal, credit, drug and alcohol and/or Fitness for Duty testing.