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Marketing Specialist
Ref No.: 18-00875
Location: Reston, Virginia
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 01/25/2018
My direct client in Reston, VA is hiring a Marketing Specialist for a long term, ongoing contract.

Job Title: Marketing Specialist
Location: Reston, VA
Duration: Long term, ongoing contract with potential to go full time
Rate: DOE

Position Overview:
Marketing Specialist will assist the marketing team with various tasks such as tradeshow coordination, print and digital collateral development, asset management, presentation development, email blasts, website content, marketing campaigns, sales programs and marketing agency special project coordination. The Marketing Specialists must be able to multitask, have strong communication skills and business knowledge. The ability to deliver on marketing objectives in a timely manner is critical. The position demands a highly adaptable person who thrives in a fast-paced marketing environment.
Responsibilities Include:
  • Assist in coordinating multi-channel marketing campaigns to support sales, events, and PR efforts
  • Assists with marketing material design, production and distribution
  • Manage content distribution to internal audiences
  • Coordinate and manage all tradeshows: develop themes and schedules, event logistics, sponsorship materials, sales collateral and digital media
  • Help coordinate events within markets and other special client events
  • Manage print-on-demand centers in US and UK
  • Maintain marketing asset library and distribute assets as needed to various internal stakeholders and vendor agencies
  • Serves as internal-customer support for marketing communications related products and services
  • Meet outlined project deadlines
  • Champion the companies intranet, for the marketing department with postings, announcements and communications
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent advanced PowerPoint skills
  • Strong organizational & problem-solving skills
  • Self-starter with ability to self-motivate
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite products (InDesign and PhotoShop)
  • Proficient internet research skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Comfortable with new technology
  • College degree preferred in Marketing, English Communications or Journalism
  • May substitute education for 5 years progressive experience in Marketing or Public Relations
Personal Attributes
  • Team player
  • Demonstrates passion and enthusiasm
  • Thrives in fast paced environment
  • Results and deadline driven with a commitment to excellence
  • Has a sense of humor and fun
  • Explores opportunities to drive efficiency within the Marketing department
If qualified and interested please send a current copy of your resume to Kaylyn at