Marketing Specialist - Virginia Beach, VA Marketing Staffing

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MarketPro has partnered with an international manufacturing brand in Virginia Beach, VA in search of a contract-to-hire Marketing Specialist. We are currently seeking a well-versed project management professional who enjoys working with a variety of marketing projects. The Marketing Specialist will contribute significantly to the execution of a myriad of marketing activities for this fast growing division of one of the largest manufacturers in industrial equipment.

Responsibilities:

  • Support Vice President of Marketing on all key initiatives
  • Manage execution of tactical elements of marketing programs, including setting up promotions, working collaboratively with advertising creative team, ensuring communication to media outlets, prospects, customers, salesforce, regional distributors, and independent rep firms
  • Building PowerPoint presentations and manage Adobe Creative Suite templates
  • Initiates and tracks all requisitions and POs for team projects
  • Managing project flows
  • Accountable for ensuring accurate communication to both internal partners and external consumers
  • Managing content on company’s website
  • Collect and analyze data on customer demographics, preferences, needs, satisfaction, and buying habits to identify potential markets and factors affecting product demand
  • Prepare reports of findings, illustrating data graphically and translating complex findings into written text
  • Measure the effectiveness of marketing, advertising, and communications programs and strategies
  • Gather data on competitors and analyze their prices, sales, and method of marketing and distribution
  • Forecast and track marketing and sales trends, analyzing collected data
  • Monitor industry statistics and follow trends in trade literature

Requirements:

  • BA or BS Degree
  • 2-5 years of working experience
  • Strong project management experience
  • Marketing background is preferred
  • Strong leadership abilities and experience in managing cross-functional work relationships
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Proficiency of Microsoft Office Suite (specifically PowerPoint, Excel, and Word)
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suites
  • Attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy
  • An interest in and enthusiasm for marketing and project management
  • Responsive and proactive
  • Strong self-management skills (flexible and able to set and adjust priorities as needs change)
  • Must be team-oriented

This is a contract to hire marketing position.