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Special Events Associate – Event Marketing & Event Planning

31 LC Farmington Hills, MI
  • Expired: 27 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Special Events Associate – Event Marketing & Event Planning

We are seeking a Special Events Associate for a consistently growing event marketing company providing marketing, advertising and consulting services to large national companies and corporations. This firm identifies and develops new streams of revenue for clients through on-site promotions, innovative marketing strategies and advertising campaigns with a personal touch. Every product campaign is executed uniquely for each clients researched target market.

As a result of recently taking on new clients to the event portfolio the marketing teams are looking for self motivated individuals to assist in the marketing events and grow into a campaign management role to develop new clients. This position is considered to be a crucial member of the Special Events team and reports directly to the Promotions Coordinator.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Promotions Coordinator in developing and executing marketing strategies for each event
  • Coordinate event activities including event setup, visual merchandizing and inventory control
  • Process and track event sales
  • Coordinate event logistics, timelines and schedules
  • Serve as Event Manager when necessary
  • Serve as an enthusiastic member of the event staff and lead by example for interns

The special events training program uses a hands on approach that will challenge our team to learn marketing, advertising, sales, public relations and management. Senior management provides a setting that will broaden experiences while promoting self-confidence, accomplishment and maturity. In just a short amount of time, an entry-level candidate will have the opportunity to work with several difference clients as well as the management team. We are looking for candidates with various backgrounds that have interests in:

  • Marketing/Advertising
  • Management
  • Public Relations
  • Communications
  • Finance
  • Event Planning
  • Cosmetic backgrounds
  • Fashion experience

Entry Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, Advertising or Journalism OR
  • 1-3 years experience working in marketing, sales, customer service, brand promotions, or retail
  • Additional knowledge in the field is considered a plus including product positioning, pricing, promotions, market research, sales and distribution ; however full paid training is provided
  • Ability to work some nights and weekends for events and promotions
  • Must have own vehicle to attend events ;all travel is reimbursed
  • Passion for events and brand promotions
  • Should be a proactive self-starter with the ability to work independently. Need strong ability to set priorities, solve problems, and be resourceful under pressure.
  • Outgoing personality and able to interact with a variety of consumers
  • Comfortable in a fast paced environment and able to manage multiple projects and campaigns

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