Aquent's Fortune500 client in Woonsocket, RI isl ooking for a Marketing Coordinator to fulfill a 4-month contract (40/hrs, 5 days, onsite) with strong potential to extend beyond.
This position will assist in the management of marketing efforts primarily for clients, but also includes initiatives with physicians, plan participants, and pharmaceutical manufacturers. Responsibilities will include assisting in the development of marketing initiatives for various disease states/therapies, development of collateral, assisting in promotional activities, etc.
Strong interpersonal skills, able to work cross-functionally. Demonstrated strength in oral and written communication � must be able to assist in writing marketing plans, write general business correspondence, presentations, sales collateral proposals, etc. Strong organizational and analytical skills � ability to comprehend, analyze and interpret general business correspondence, professional publications and industry information. Previous experience in marketing, specifically in the area of product/services and client marketing is highly desired. Demonstrated initiative, ability to handle multiple projects in a fast paced environment. Strong project management and follow-up skills. Must be PC literate with a good command of word processing, presentation/graphics packages, spreadsheets and have strong Internet skills.
Strong Excel skills needed, an Excel test will be part of the interview process
Minimum of 3+ yrs of combined experience in a marketing/communications operations role or a role which allows the individual to demonstrate creative skills associated with developing marketing materials such as brochures, letters, white papers, etc. Strong capabilities in coordinating cross-functional teams or working in a matrix organization for 2+ years. Experience in project coordination for 2+ years.
High School Diploma or GED required. Bachelors degree in related field or equivalent work experience preferred.