Our client is seeking a freelance marketing specialist with graphic design skills for a 5 month contract assignment. On-site in Manhattan, 40 hours per week.
Recommends and implements strategies to achieve marketing goals for assigned products and services for one or more areas, product lines, or market segments. Responsible for preparing proposal, presentation, and communication materials, as well as other administrative duties. Coordinates the distribution of internal and external marketing information. Creates a wide variety of template, company-sanctioned marketing materials that may include maps, advertisements, demographic reports and executive summary brochures for in-house and client presentations using advanced desktop, graphic, and mapping software. Reviews internal and external collateral materials, proofreads content, ensures appropriate branding and approves materials for final distribution. Prepares presentations and proposals for new business development providing recommendations with a focus on ensuring that all materials meet established standards as to branding and messaging. Assists in the coordination and implementation of marketing strategies and performs research and analysis to support those strategies. Assists local office leadership in preparing various marketing materials as needed on an ad hoc basis. Maintains and updates marketing library of standard company boilerplate proposals, presentations, and other collateral materials. Provides marketing education and training on tools, resources, as well as technical assistance to staff. Provides quality control for mass e-mail broadcasts, ensuring that appropriate branding, content, and formatting are used.
May provide informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to coworkers. May coordinate and assign tasks to co-workers within a work unit and/or project. Decisions made with understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Responsible for setting own project deadlines.
-Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from four-year college or university and a minimum of two to four years of related experience and/or training.
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
-Strong organizational and analytical skills.
-Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to internal clients. Ability to effectively present information.
-Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages.
-Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret documents.
-Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations.
-Requires intermediate analytical and quantitative skills.
-Intermediate skills with various software programs such as Creative Suite and Microsoft Office Suite.
-Ability to learn web publishing platform.