Marketing Director


McCormick Canada continues its long track record of growth and is a respected leader in the spice, seasoning, flavouring and specialty food industry.  Our consumer products division serves retail grocery customers and emerging channels with Club House, Billy Bee and McCormick products, while our Custom Flavour Solutions division serves food service distributors and other respected food manufacturers across Canada.  McCormick Canada is part of the world leader in spice and seasonings, McCormick & Company Inc.


The Power of People is one of our five pillars.  It has been the foundation for McCormick's success for decades.  There is something inspiring about working at McCormick.  We have created an unusually dedicated workforce by fostering a culture of respect, recognition, inclusion and collaboration based on the highest ethical values.  Without our employees, our success is not possible.  Our commitment to our customers, our consumers and our employees is unsurpassed.



The Marketing Delivery Director, North America Recipe Mix leads the P&L management and in-market results for the Recipe Mix portfolio, which encompasses the Dry and Wet Recipe Mix Categories and brands including McCormick, Lawry’s, Cholula and more. This candidate will collaborate cross-functionally to lead the development and execution of the commercial agenda in alignment with operating plans, and will manage and develop up to 3 direct reports. This role can be based out of either our Hunt Valley, MD or Mississauga, ON (Canada) office.



  • Business and P&L Management:  Responsible for delivery of NS and OP.  Sets and delivers the financial forecast.  Manages P&L choices impacting Cost of Selling, Cost of Goods Sold and Marketing Investments.   

  • Cross Functional Team Leadership:  Responsible for leading cross functional teams and elevating cross functional team projects and recommendations.  Collaborates closely with commercial functions to enable the commercial agenda. 

  • Strategic Planning: Responsible for consumer and business strategies for long term, transformational growth in line with company strategies.   

  • Marketing Planning:  Responsible for team delivery of marketing plans.  Develops briefs for integrated communications, creative, global branding/design, market research and R&D. 

  • Talent Management:  Responsible for talent development, engagement, and management of multiple direct reports. Serves as mentor to transformational and growth talent. 



  • Bachelor’s Degree in marketing or related discipline 

  • At least 8 years of marketing and/or sales experience 

  • Expert level understanding of practices in Marketing and Consumer insights and sound understanding in areas including Sales, Finance and Supply Chain 

  • Demonstrated results in consumer-packaged goods marketing, brand planning, building and running brand business, finance, promotional activities and consumer communications 

  • Passion for food/culinary knowledge, including experience building brands within food industry 

  • Leads through others via management and development of direct reports and cross-functional team  

  • Strong strategic thinking, communication, influencing and teamwork skills 

  • Strong analytical and project leadership experience with ability to manage multiple projects 

  • Expertise in syndicated databases, market research, business & brand planning, advertising, finance, promotional activities and consumer communications 



  • MBA 


McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 


United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.