Marketing Assistant - Melbourne
An established business who has been in the cycling industry for over 20 years, is looking for a team orientated Marketing Assistant to help promote our brands across social media avenues, coordinate sponsorship agreements and assist with the development of new products. GKA Sports Distribution has been a reliable and trusted supplier to retailers for many years and we now look forward to growing with you. This is a full time permanent position.
About the Position
The primary responsibilities of the position are:
Plan, coordinate and lead the implementation of marketing and promotional activities
Develop/manage websites, online content, e-marketing and social media platforms
Develop promotional print and electronic publications and marketing collateral
Assist with the design and production of Company Catalogues
Develop and coordinate brand and marketing campaigns and liaise with Suppliers and Sponsorship Partners
Actively engage and partner with external stakeholders and members of the community
Organise and attend events to promote products
Assist clients and reps with their orders and questions regarding our brands
Develop products to add to our own brand
Attend Distributor Meetings and Trade Shows either virtually or in person
Report to the Company Director
You will have:
Marketing degree or relevant qualification. Graduates are welcome to apply.
An interest in cycling is advantageous
Sound understanding of marketing principles
Knowledge of the media landscape and an understanding of how to read and interpret media plans
Experience in developing, implementing and tracking campaigns
Experience across Traditional and Digital marketing
Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal to all team members at all levels, suppliers and agencies
Strong attention to detail and organisational skills
Practical problem-solving skills
Ability to scope out projects and schedule accordingly
Able to meet agreed timeframes and deadlines
Strong negotiation skills
Willingness to roll up your sleeves and get the job done
Proven problem-solving skills and the ability to think ‘outside the box’
Ability to work well under pressure and be flexible
Covid Vaccination Status
GKA Sorts requires all new employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID19, including all booster requirements. You will be expected to provide evidence of your vaccination status or an acceptable medical exemption as part of our recruitment process.
Applications should include a current resume and cover letter detailing your experience relative to the position. Applications close by COB on Friday 11th February 2022.
If you have any enquiries about the position, please contact Kerrie Lee via email email@example.com
Only applicants who are selected for interview will be contacted.
We look forward to hearing from you!