Field Marketing Specialist

Chicago, IL
Job Terms:
up to $66.01/hour
Start date:
posted by:
Corey King

Job Description:

As a Marketing Specialist in this assignment with Aquent's client, you will help to shape the future of how technology is used in the workplace and be part of an entrepreneurial team in a fast-growing business. Your responsibilities will include coordinating and executing marketing events, from top of the funnel demand generation through more intimate gatherings further in the sales process. You will be able to work closely with the rest of the North America Marketing team to understand business needs, help develop and execute a marketing programs and report on metrics. Our business helps millions of employees and organizations empower their employees, serve their customers, and build what’s next for their business — all with technology.

Top Daily Responsibilities:

  • Project managing all aspects of event production and content
  • Collaborate with internal teams, stakeholders and partners to maximize results
  • Work collaboratively with the marketing team to scale programs
  • On-the-day logistics and staffing for the event
  • Post event feedback, reporting and ROI analysis
  • Work with marketing lead to manage event budget
  • Specific execution and logistics: AV production, vendor management, logistics, invitations, catering, security, transportation, speaker travel logistics, evening events, signage/shipping

Minimum Requirements:

  • BA or BS Degree in any field or minimum 5+ years practical experience
  • Minimum 2-4 or more years of marketing experience: including digital and or event marketing
  • Experience executing multiple marketing programs
  • Strong track record of setting and delivering against measurable marketing metrics
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Skilled communicator with strong written and verbal communication skills

Nice to Haves:

  • Superb Project Management skills: including managing agencies, vendors and Global projects
  • Familiarity with CRM systems (Salesforce.com or similar) and Marketing Automation tools (Marketo or similar) and tracking tools to assess campaign effectiveness                                                                           

Client Description:

Aquent's client is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products.

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)





***Background check is required for this position.***

***Please ensure FULL LEGAL NAME is noted on resume along with a PORTFOLIO LINK if applicable.***

***Assignment could start earlier if right candidate is identified.***