As a leader in experimental marketing & client acquisitions, we specialize in creating and implementing customized marketing strategies for a large portfolio of clients. By using a personalized approach to brand recognition, our client is able to connect brands directly with consumers through merchandising, sales, direct advertising, sampling, promotions, lead generation and special events within local markets and businesses including major retail locations across the globe!
In this entry level role, the Entry Level Marketing Associate will use their enthusiasm to learn and natural charisma to assist the retail marketing division & client acquisitions team with all tasks involved in developing and executing the company's overall marketing plan.
Main Responsibilities of the Entry Level Marketing Assistant include:
Executing retail merchandising & promotional marketing/advertising plans and operational functions to company standards
Participating in product/service/brand knowledge training provided to on-site promotions and sales teams on behalf of management
Executing merchandise presentation directives and standards to sales team members for each client customized retail and/or client acquisition field campaign taking place
Assisting customers with any questions they may have in regards to featured client products/services during each marketing & client acquisition promotion
Gaining knowledge of marketing and branding strategies used by all new clients the company acquires. Applying knowledge of the product/service and brand to develop customized marketing & sales strategies used during each marketing & client acquisition promotion
Ensuring the highest level of customer service resulting in increased productivity and achieving sales goals
Building knowledge of the marketing systems implemented during each customized client promotion/field campaign
Assist the sales promotions & event manager as well as the marketing & client acquisition manager with any day to day administrative support as required
College degree in sales, marketing, advertising or similar field preferred (new graduates are welcome to apply)
1-2 years of experience in a sales, marketing, advertising, event or retail related settings are an asset. Internship experience and previous entry level experience will as be considered as working experience for this assistant role.
Outstanding written & verbal communication skills
Excellent organization and planning skills
Self-motivated and results driven
Ability to work weekends for events and promotions
Excellent time management skills and ability to adhere to a schedule
Enthusiastic about providing best possible customer service for clients and consumers
Positive attitude & eagerness to learn
Must have access to a vehicle. Travel to on-site promotional events & areas will be a role requirement.
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