Skip Navigation

Search Careers

Wouldn’t you love to bring your pet to the office and work in an environment that feels like family? Well, you can have all that and more in our home office in Phoenix, AZ. It’s part of how a career at PetSmart is the purr-fect fit for some of the best and brightest people. Learn more about our home office here.

Looking for opportunities in the US or Puerto Rico? Click here

Digital Marketing Manager - 18 month contract

Location Burlington, Ontario | ID 2019-1682 Apply Now
About the Team:

PetSmart’s Canadian Home Office (CHO) is home to approximately 50 full-time associates who work in departments such as Human Resources, Merchandise Buying and Pricing, Replenishment, Marketing, Finance, Space Planning and more. The small but mighty team at the CHO supports the operations of 140+ PetSmart stores in Canada and works closely with counterparts at PetSmart’s global corporate headquarters located in Phoenix, Arizona. We also share the Canadian home office with our colleagues at PetSmart Charities of Canada—an independent, registered charity dedicated to reducing pet homelessness and supporting the bond between people and pets.

About the Job:

Digital Marketing Manager - 18 Month Contract role

The Digital Marketing Manager will be responsible for the development and execution of marketing strategies and core tactics to drive growth and maximize ROI for the Canadian e-commerce and brick and mortar business. You will be responsible for planning, executing and monitoring success of digital marketing initiatives to grow the PetSmart brand and other brand partners in order to drive the business forward. You will lead marketing programs from inception through implementation and ensuring consistency and effectiveness through cross-functional leadership and collaboration. 

This position is for an 18-month contract


Digital Media – SEM, SEO, Display and OLV

  • Manage digital agency relationships, day-to-day production, as well as campaign budgets/invoices and schedules.
  • Manage the digital marketing campaign calendar, identifying cadence to drive new, high-potential campaigns and optimizing our marketing mix
  • Lead, plan and manage campaigns including SEM, Display, OLV
  • Curate, manage and oversee design work and provide quality assurance of all creative work
  • Continuously monitor new developments in digital marketing and social media and proactively make recommendations for implementation of new programs and best practices.
  • Work with media agencies to monitor ROI and KPIs for all digital marketing campaigns, proactively making recommendations to improve programs, processes, and results. Build weekly and monthly reports.

Website and Mobile App Experience

  • Create and execute customer journey using third-party application to increase downloads, engagement and conversions
  • Write marketing content for website and mobile app
  • Generate reports as needed
  • Build partnerships with key stakeholders both in the Canadian and Phoenix office to ensure priorities are captured and executed


  • Manage the Loyalty marketing calendar, identifying cadence to drive traffic and build retention.
  • Monitor CAC, ROI and KPIs, and build report on campaigns ensuring recommendations.


  • University degree in Business, Marketing, or related discipline
  • Five or more years of relevant marketing experience
  • Experience working and managing productive relationships with media and creative agencies
  • Must have a thorough understanding of e-commerce and e-influence principles, and industry best practice
  • E-commerce and digital marketing experience in the retail industry preferred
  • Knowledge of Google Adwords, Google Analytics preferred
  • Well developed computer skills are essential (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet & Outlook)
  • This person must have demonstrated problem solving, prioritization and organizational experience
  • This person must be able to manage several projects and activities and meet, both at the strategic and execution levels, and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, and build productive relationships with internal and external partners
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Must have the ability to travel to the US as needed/required.

About the Culture:

Our Canadian Home Office is truly that, a home office. It’s a place where individuals across various departments can align their passion for pets with their desires for professional growth. You’ll be a part of a close-knit team, while still being a part of a large, best-in-class retailer. And while the team may be smaller, the results are impactful! The Home Office boasts a large, open concept with natural lighting and serves as the perfect setting for office events. An active social committee hosts fun-filled events including contests, bake-offs, off-site events, and volunteer efforts, and they are always trying to out-do the previous event!

Apply Now
Map this Location

Recently Viewed Opportunities

You have no recently viewed jobs.

What We Do

At our home office, passionate professionals come together to focus on one thing — the love of pets. Whether it's sniffing out new store locations, analyzing business trends, or providing technology solutions, this common bond is what motivates us every day to create the best possible experience for pet parents and their pets.

Our home office is so pet friendly, it even has its own on-site dog park

Associate resource groups enable our diverse communities to come together and shine

From family BBQs to volunteer days, we’re always putting on exciting events

Career progression is supported through training opportunities and individual development plans

Our Opportunities

You don’t have to work in our retail stores to make the world a better place for pets. No matter where your specialties lie, you will be able to develop your skills and provide solutions that will make a huge difference in the lives of millions of pets and in your career.

Life In Phoenix

A city on the rise, Phoenix is the cat’s meow. With tons of attractions, indoor and outdoor activities, dining, nightlife, shopping destinations, and more, it’s easy to see why we love it here.

The average temperature in Phoenix is 72.6 degrees

Phoenix is the 5th largest metropolitan area in the U.S.

Arizona gets nearly 300 days of sun every year

Phoenix has teams for all four major professional sports

My favorite thing about our corporate office is the ability to find a puppy at any given moment!


Assistant Buyer

Join our pack!

Stay up to date with PetSmart news and career opportunities.