Marketing Specialist

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in project management, B2B marketing, supporting sales, building marketing programs with affinity groups, developing and executing social media campaigns, creating content, and developing and executing webinars.

 

This person needs to be a self-starter, team player, function well in a fast-paced, perpetually changing environment, and have the ability to manage several projects at the same time.

 

We are a fast moving, lean organization and are looking for a person who can fill this role and has opportunity for growth.

 

This position will lead the marketing efforts and help shape the future of a dynamic growing company. We’re looking for a talented team player with a positive and fun attitude towards work but also disciplined and deadline driven.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plan webinar delivery
  • Create and manage SEO and banner ads and digital marketing
  • Build vertical communications with affinity groups and associations
  • Organize Zoom and live events
  • Manage website and content
  • Stay current with industry developments and communicate them internally and externally
  • Strong project management skills to develop and execute marketing
  • Manage and meet timelines and deadlines
  • Take things from concept to strategy to execution
  • Work with all marketing functions to assure alignment of messages and campaign executions
  • Maintain third party relationships with dealers, press, bloggers, influencers, VIPS, etc.
  • Assist in growing brand awareness through innovative ideas and marketing concepts
  • Manage and expand vendor and partner relationships
  • Develop metrics and conduct ongoing tracking and reporting of marketing programs
  • Develop project creative briefs to kick off projects and ensure goals are met

 

Competencies:

 

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Strive to continuously build knowledge and skills
  • Remain open to other’s ideas and try new things
  • Share expertise with others
  • Give, receive and apply feedback
  • Contribute to building a positive team spirit
  • Ask for and offer help when needed
  • Works with integrity and ethically
  • Display willingness to make decisions
  • Exhibit sound and accurate judgment
  • Support and explain reasoning/decisions
  • Include appropriate people in decision-making process
  • Make timely decisions
  • Measure self against standard of excellence
  • Demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness
  • Reacts well under pressure
  • Assess own strengths and weaknesses
  • Accept responsibility for own actions
  • Treat people with respect and consideration
  • Meet productivity standards
  • Strive to increase productivity
  • Complete tasks correctly and on time
  • Use time efficiently
  • Align work with strategic goals
  • Look for ways to improve and promote quality
  • Display orientation to profitability
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Observe safety and security procedures
  • Use equipment and materials properly
  • Report potentially unsafe conditions

 

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and Experience:

  • A minimum 3 years of marketing experience
  • Bachelor’s degree related to marketing
  • Project management and planning
  • Graphic design skills are desired
  • Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule and travel 10% of the time across the Chicagoland area

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

 

Interested? So are we.

Please submit your resume below for this position.

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