#144571

Marketing Specialist

Location:
Woonsocket, RI
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Hourly (Contract)
Start date:
03/18/2019
Posted By:
Amirah Salim
Date:
02/28/2019

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune7 client in Woonsocket, RI is looking for a Marketing Speicalist for a 12 month assignment (40/hrs 5 days on site) with potential to extend beyond.

Overview: 

Fortune 7 company embarking on a journey of evolving its existing program into a world-class personalization and loyalty program. This is a top initiative within the company and we have a team dedicated to recruiting the best talent in the world to help propel us to this goal. The company has already invested in state-of-the-art technology and the scaling of our loyalty program; now we are focused on optimizing our customer contact strategy. We are looking for the best and brightest to join our new program planning team and help deliver on this initiative. The company is looking for a dynamic individual with a passion for driving business results. As a member of the Loyalty and Personalization team, you will manage the increasingly competitive and sometimes conflicting demands across multiple programs and channels. You will develop strong relationships with marketing & personalization strategists to optimize the planning process and build a deep understanding of the business, our customers and goals. You will think analytically to consolidate & prioritize multiple strategies into a cohesive, executable plan. You will present your plans, gain alignment and drive teams towards flawless execution. Successful candidates will have a proven track record of managing many projects simultaneously and partnering with cross-functional business stakeholders. He/she will be highly organized yet flexible, take independent initiative, have a strong attention to detail and have exceptional communication skills, both spoken and written.

Duties

• Build relationships with stakeholders, both upstream and downstream in the marketing campaign development process • Help drive adherence to annual & quarterly planning processes, with ongoing maintenance of master plans • Develop an understanding of multiple personalization objectives and their interactions with one another • Develop an understanding of current & upcoming new system capabilities • Consolidate & prioritize tests and scaled programs into a cohesive, executable plan • Share & gain alignment on plans developed in a way that leads to flawless execution and delivers expected learnings for future campaigns • Identify opportunities for process improvements and plans to mitigate any risks

Experience

Required Qualifications * 2+ years of related experience in campaign, marketing project or program management * Excellent communicator, both verbal and written * Shown ability to work across multiple, simultaneous projects with high time demands. * A real passion for understanding and meeting customer preferences & driving business results * Highly organized with strong attention to detail * Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing Preferred Qualifications * 2+ years of marketing campaign planning * Loyalty marketing or personalization experience in retail, consumer packaged goods, OR related consulting environment

Education

High School Diploma or GED required. * Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing preferred

Client Description:

This client is a fantastic consideration for those who want to combine working with a large retail brand and a true “do-good”, customer-centric focus. Most people we’ve placed here say the company’s innovations within their Retail Loyalty & Personalization program and Healthcare Services offerings is a standout characteristic. Their leadership, competitive edge and innovations within their businesses and markets is having a direct impact on the size of the teams, and we’re seeing massive growth. What a time to get involved!

This client:

  • Is considered by Fast Company to be amongst the most innovative companies

  • Is listed by Forbes as one of the world’s most admired companies

  • Makes it their mission to guide people toward better health

    • This includes altering the products they offer at retail to more health-conscious offerings!

Our client has recently made a move toward a major merger, which means this is a great time to get involved! Two big industry brands coming together.

Working here gets you into a fast-paced environment, with tons of cross-functional working relationships. You’d have exposure to a number of teams related to any project you’re working on, and we sometimes see freelancers convert to permanent employees on teams they’ve had the opportunity to interact with. This is definitely a standout opportunity!