Marketing Graphics Specialist
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Marketing Graphics Specialist
Ref No.: 17-09284
Location: La Plata, Maryland
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/02/2017
Our top-tier client in La Plata, MD is looking for a Creative and driven Marketing Specialist

Job Title: Marketing Specialist
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Full Time
Process: 1 step Face-to-Face interivew TOMORROW (must be able to interview on-site tomorrow between 8-11am)

Accountabilities
  • Manages the conceptualization, production, and implementation of marketing/promotion materials for all Clients by coordinating graphic design requirements, creating executions guides and managing printing and delivery of all items to support product launches.
  • Responsible for managing logistics, vendors and timely delivery of all program/campaign materials for stores: point of purchase materials; labels, signage, etc. and all corresponding communication.
  • Assists in the development of global and local store marketing programs to be rolled out to the field. This includes designing, assisting in the development of program ideas, managing cross-department collaborations teams, developing rollout materials, and sharing best practices with the field operations.
  • Serves as a key collaborator and relationship builder, working in tandem with Category Management, Price Book, Training and Operations to ensure promotional campaigns and engagement activities are developed on-time and meet project timelines.
  • Works alongside Marketing Manager to plan and execute soft and grand opening activities with the Retail Operations team for all new store openings.
  • Coordinates market-wide and local event opportunities to ensure proper staffing levels with event objectives clearly understood and successfully executed.
  • Supports Community Engagement Strategy through tactical implementation of programs through execution of community events, fundraisers, and sponsorships.
  • Serves as the gatekeeper of all brand assets and usage of brand assets to maintain brand standards and consistency.
  • Stays current and forward thinking on new marketing tools and platforms, best practices and use within the competitive landscape
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, or related field
  • 2-3 years of related experience
  • Fluency in traditional software programs, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint as well as MAC systems and Adobe Programs such as InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.
  • Graphic design, Adobe Design
Competencies
  • A problem solver with proven project management skills who is detail oriented.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to successfully adapt and cope with changing priorities and deadlines
  • Graphic design capabilities
  • Highly creative and able to contribute out-of-the box ideas.
  • Demonstrates initiative and reflects a sense of urgency in daily duties.
  • Ability to multitask in a deadline driven atmosphere
  • Self-starter with the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and relationship building capabilities
  • Flexibility in working nights or weekends when required to meet project deadlines.