To help position our company as a technology leader in key markets, as well as create demand and support all phases of our sales cycle, Five Star Development, Inc., is in search of an experienced Marketing Communications (Marcom) and Campaign Manager. The Marcom & Campaign Manager will also be the go-to resource for Five Star client engagements that require marketing communication deliverables. In each capacity, the Marcom & Campaign Manager is responsible for developing and delivering all content-based marketing and communications, as well as project-managing related plans and activities.
The Marcom & Campaign Manager position is highly collaborative and located in our North Side office. Reporting to our Director, Sales and Marketing, the Marcom & Campaign Manager:
Develops effective promotional content including marketing collateral and sales scripts, assisting with presentation content.
Writes press releases, bylined articles/newsletters, and white papers, as well as prepares and secures client testimonials.
Creates and publishes content for digital communications including website content, email marketing, search engine optimization, blogs, and social media.
Supports ongoing marketing campaigns to increase target audience engagement.
Identifies communications opportunities to develop and deliver messaging using a variety of tools, such as events, brochures, web, video, infographics, and social media.
Translates complex technical information into targeted/audience-relevant communications strategies by working closely with subject matter experts within the company.
Conducts research and evaluates market conditions and competitor data to refine marketing approaches and messaging.
Works cross-functionally with other areas of the business to craft online/print marketing content and/or to produce effective promotional materials for client engagements.
Partners with external clients to help define business needs and objectives as it relates to marketing communications requirements, identifying appropriate tactics and crafting communication deliverables to achieve project goals.
Manages all aspects of a Marketing Communications calendar, developing schedules and maintaining deadlines — obtaining consent and final approvals.
This is a great opportunity for a marketing professional who is looking to use their talents to produce and share highly engaging content across a multitude of platforms.
16 to 35 hours per week with flexible schedule. Great opportunity for parent who needs to work during school hours.
Qualifications, skills and knowledge
A ‘strategic doer’ who thrives in a lean, high-energy environment, the right candidate possesses:
Strong writing, editing, proofreading skills, including the ability to present concepts verbally
An understanding of layout and design, as well as professional printing/publishing
Ability to work in a fast-paced, multitasking environment
Experience in a software or technology-related field
A wide degree of creativity with strong knowledge and understanding of current trends in digital media
Superior project management and time management skills
Extraordinary computer skills, particularly of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat
Minimum of 5 years related experience in a communications role, with success stories of being directly responsible for developing, managing and implementing marketing projects
As part of our team, you will be promoting exciting new technologies in a lean, high-energy environment. The defining characteristics that will set you apart from the rest are:
Confidence – an exceptional communicator and presenter
Collaboration – thrives in a team, remaining resilient to overcome obstacles
?Energy – capacity for doing work, meeting deadlines, and achieving goals
?Enthusiasm – self-motivated with a visibly high level of interest
?Principled – honesty, sincerity, and adherence to high standards
?Objectivity – possess the capacity to accept feedback with a positive attitude
At Five Star, we know when you treat employees well, creativity and commitment follows. Office perks include weekly treats for breakfast, free beverages and other celebratory events that keep our group social and close-knit.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable, paid hourly, based on experience
In business since 1997, Five Star delivers innovative technology plans and solutions — quickly, efficiently, and comprehensively. With hands-on business experience and extensive technical knowledge, Five Star has a unique ability to swiftly target the heart of the problem and introduce innovative solutions. By creatively identifying possibilities previously undiscovered — our client wish lists bec...ome realities that add real efficiencies to their organization.
Interested in working for a company that cooks pancake breakfasts and has a casual dress code, where you can engage in nerf battles, access free parking, test your skills at a chili cook-off, share technology solutions with colleagues at lunch and learns, partake in happy hour festivities, and enjoy direct access to the river trail?