Farm Business Consultants

Digital Marketing Specialist

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Farm Business Consultants (FBC) has helped to Make Life less Taxing for Farm and Small Business owners across Canada for 65 years. With over 50,000 Members from British Columbia to Nova Scotia, FBC brings together a strong team of tax experts with one of Canada’s most sophisticated tax engines to ensure our Members pay the least amount of taxes over the long run. Our customers benefit from our industry leading Membership model that provides year round services. Members count on FBC for proactive tax planning, business consulting, the best possible tax return, and the security of audit protection through their Membership. Please visit us at to learn more about our service and product offerings.



FBC is Canada’s largest farm and small business tax specialist. We provide a specialized in-home farm and business tax service that is second to none.


We are currently seeking an energetic and engaging Marketing Specialist with savvy and know-how in the digital realm. This position is based out of our office in London, ON and reports to our Director of Marketing.


As our Digital Marketing Specialist, you will provide a presence and a voice for FBC in the markets we serve, designing and executing digital marketing strategies, promoting the FBC brand across social media (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram), developing content to build brand recognition and manage company reputation, and dialoguing with Members and potential Members over digital media.





Our Digital Marketing Specialist will manage FBC’s social media platforms/applications and:


  • Position FBC as the only choice for our target market through compelling copywriting, graphics and thought leadership articles
  • Partner with Product Managers to raise the visibility of FBC by delivering meaningful content via the right digital channels to reach target audiences
  • Collect and analyze data related to social media marketing campaigns, using analytics software, to demonstrate effectiveness and return on investment
  • Recommend changes to improve business results based on social media metrics
  • Assist in identifying appropriate social media channels for social media efforts and tailor campaigns to each channel’s audience
  • Monitor and update social media channels, engage with the community in real-time and support the Marketing team by managing the creation of engaging multimedia assets (including graphics and videos)
  • Other duties, relevant to the position, may be assigned as required





Education and Experience


  • A post-secondary education, college diploma or university degree, preferably in a marketing-related field or relevant and equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of experience designing and implementing social media strategies
  • Experience with Google Analytics and other tools for campaign measurement
  • Proven success with executing effective marketing campaigns


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities


  • Knowledge of Search Engine Optimization (SEO), content marketing, marketing automation, Pay Per Click (PPC) advertising, and social media
  • Familiarity with Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems and marketing automation software
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite (PhotoShop and Illustrator)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Highly Skilled at writing compelling content
  • Advanced knowledge of online blogs, boards and social media sites
  • Adept at running multiple projects successfully and managing priorities
  • Quickly identifies current and relevant trends in digital/online “conversations” including topics and forums, and responds appropriately to opportunities to participate and engage
  • Communicates concisely and with clarity
  • Listens to understand our prospects’ points of view and leverages that information to appeal to the market
  • Strong team and collaboration skills
  • Strong sense of urgency and desire to complete tasks and projects on time





A career with FBC provides:


  • An opportunity to build a long and rewarding career in an established and well-respected organization that provides variety and ongoing training within a supportive team environment.
  • Career advancement opportunities – FBC has a promote from within focus.
  • Full benefits including Medical, Dental, Life, Disability coverage, and a Health Spending Account.
  • Regular staff social events.
  • A charitable donation matching program for all staff.


Join us and build a career with FBC!





Please submit current cover letter and resume, in one document, via our Careers page at Enter job i.d. "2017-1551" into the search bar to immediately bring up this job. Click on the posting title and then click on the "Apply for this job online" button at the bottom of the job posting.


This posting will be active until December 4, 2017, or until a suitable candidate is found.


Please note: while we thank all who are interested and apply for jobs at FBC, only those selected to proceed through the hiring process will be contacted.




FBC is committed to maintaining a respectful and inclusive workplace. We strive to provide accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation may be made at any stage of the recruitment and selection process providing the applicant meets the bona-fide requirements for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted.


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