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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

Only applicants who are selected for interview will be contacted.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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