C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Marketing Specialist in Newington, Connecticut

Company Overview

Davidson Specialty Foods is the largest specialty foods distributor in New England, carrying over 6,000 items in natural, organic, specialty, Kosher, and ethnic lines at their CT warehouse facility. Founded on the value of providing quality products at a level of service second to none, Davidson has been bringing value to their customers for over 36 years. Davidson Specialty Foods is one of the many companies within the C&S Family of Companies, the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at Davidson Specialty Foods Co.Davidson Specialty Foods is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

As a Marketing Associate , you will be responsible for assisting our retail partners in the Southeast region. You will support two (2) or more grocery store banners with a variety of in-store marketing opportunities, loyalty program marketing, and provide the retailers with gift card sales support.


  • This positions works and coordinates with various departments within the Retail Services division.

  • Manage in-store signage projects from creation to implementation and support stores with the Weekly Sign program.

  • Manage online and large corporate Piggly Wiggly gift card orders.

  • Assist stores and customers with all aspects of the Greenbax loyalty program as well as Pig Cards and Realty program.

  • Assist the Director of Marketing and Merchandising with creation of communications to launch programs.

  • Gather graphics, writes scripts for receipt messages, and oversees programming and scheduling.

  • Manage and coordinate all aspects of Muzak/In-store Radio including script writing and scheduling.


  • Associate or Bachelor Degree in Marketing or equivalent experience preferred

  • Project management skills required

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Multi-tasking and ability to work independently

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs required including Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint

  • Excellent proofreading skills and attention to detail

  • Knowledge of printing and pre-press terms and techniques for accurate quoting of projects helpful

  • Top-notch Customer Service Skills

Requisition ID 12894

Company Davidson Specialty Foods LLC

Category Sales