Entry Level Marketing Assistant (Retail Division)

Entry Level Marketing Assistant (Retail Division)
JOB DESCRIPTION
As a leader in experimental marketing, we specialize in creating and implementing customized on-site marketing strategies for a large portfolio of clients. By using a personalized approach to brand recognition, we are able to connect brands directly with consumers through merchandising, sales, sampling, promotions and special events within major retail locations across the globe!
In this entry level role, the Marketing Assistant will use their eagerness to learn and natural enthusiasm to assist the on-site marketing team with all tasks involved in developing and executing the company's overall marketing plan.
Responsibilities:
Execute merchandising plans and operational functions to company standards
Participate in product/service knowledge training provided to on-site event teams on behalf of management
Execute merchandise presentation directives and standards to sales team members
Assist customers with any questions they may have in regards to featured client products/services at on-site events
Gain knowledge of marketing and branding strategy of all new clients the company acquires. Apply knowledge of the product and brand to develop customized marketing strategies for client on-site events
Ensure highest level of customer service resulting in increased productivity and achieving sales goals
Build knowledge of the marketing systems implemented at each on-site event
Assist the event manager with any day to day administrative support as required
Requirements:
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.
Outstanding written & verbal communication skills
Excellent organization and planning skills
Self-motivated and results driven
Ability to work some nights and 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 events will be a role requirement. All travel is reimbursed.

If your mind is constantly overflowing with ideas and you have a passion for marketing our client would love to hear from you!


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