We have a Full-Time Job Opening
Company: Crescent Electric Supply Company
Company website: www.cesco.com
Position: Field Marketing Specialist
Location: Dubuque, Iowa
Deadline for Application: 12/01/2013
Submitted by: Ross Trowbridge
Email Reply: [email protected]
Crescent Electric Supply Company (CESCO) was founded in 1919. Today, it is one of the largest electrical distributors in the United States with over 130 locations in 27 states, under the brands of Crescent Electric Supply, Stoneway Electric Supply in the Pacific Northwest, and BA Electric Supply in Missouri. Crescent Electric supplies electrical and datacomm products from over 1000 manufactures to electrical contractors for construction, industrial MRO and OEM accounts, and commercial facilities. Our success stems from long-term, organic growth as a result of total customer satisfaction, teamwork, and an overall commitment to being the leading distributor of quality products through our value-added services.
***This position is based out of Dubuque, IA. Responsible for development / execution / facilitation of marketing collateral and project management to support field marketing efforts.
-Participate in the development of field marketing efforts. These include project management of field marketing plans, development of marketing efforts for corporate initiatives, and management of special projects.
-Coordinate overall direction of field marketing collateral materials in a fast-paced, high-volume work environment.
-Assist in development and implementation of company marketing strategy.
-Work with Co-op and Sales Promotion Manager to effectively utilize Co-op and market development funds.
-Assist in general office duties as required: routine correspondence, maintaining office files, assisting with department management requests and customer service needs.
-Learn the industry, continue to improve product knowledge base and fully understand internal and external customer needs. Keep informed on advertising and marketing trends and best practices, and apply to daily tasks. -Continue to find ways to promote and advertise the Crescent name in the industry and with our customer base.
-Excellent grammar and English skills, must be creative, and use self initiative.
-Have a working understanding of strategic marketing including customer needs, value propositions, and SWOT analysis.
-Project management and excellent organizational skills are required.
-Experience in Microsoft Office products (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).
-Must have the ability to build relationships and understand customer needs, ability to work well with people and possess strong organizational skills.
-Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university with a major in Business, Marketing, Industrial Distribution or related field and at least one year related experience in a Marketing or Business Management role; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
How to Apply:
If interested, please apply online via our website at https://jobs-cesco.icims.com/jobs/2640/field-marketing-specialist/job.