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Summit Retail Solutions Springfield, VA
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ENTRY LEVEL POSITIONS NEEDED FOR EXPANDING FIRM

**FULL TRAINING IS PROVIDED**

SUMMIT RETAIL SOLUTIONS is seeking a Promotional Events Associate for their consistently growing .list of boutique clientele 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, Summit Retail Solutions is looking for self-motivated individuals to assist in the marketing events and assist in growing our clients in the regional area. This position is considered to be a crucial member of the Promotional Events team and reports directly to the management.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Promotions Team in developing and executing marketing strategies for each event
  • Coordinate event activities including event setup, visual merchandising and inventory control
  • Process, generate, 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

Requirements:

  • · Strong desire to work within the retail / sales / marketing / beauty fields
  • · One-year experience working in the beauty, sales, or retail industries
  • · Reliable transportation to travel up to 40 miles to our retail partners and transport sales promotional items, displays, signage
  • · Ability to punctually and reliably work retail hours and holidays (40-hour workweek; Thursday through Sunday!)
  • · Positive attitude and eagerness to learn
  • · Strong desire to succeed
  • · Exceptional communication skills
  • · Ability to stand for extended periods of time in a retail store
  • · Ability to talent scout new associates in the local area
  • · Ability to mentor and train entry level associates

Benefits of working for Summit Retail:

  • · Comprehensive paid guided sales training
  • · Competitive compensation model with guaranteed hourly advance rate per hour with the opportunity to earn additional commission
  • · Career growth at your pace with the opportunity for advancement
  • · Territory based within a 40-mile radius
  • · Medical, dental, 401k and other voluntary insurances for eligible full-time employees
  • · Referral program

Summit Retail Solutions, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any qualified applicant on the basis of a protected characteristic unless a bona fide occupational qualification exists.

Applicants who receive an offer will be required to undergo a drug test and background screening as a condition of their employment.

Although this is an entry level position and we train from the ground up, we find that the candidates that are the best fit have backgrounds, experience, education or knowledge in - Marketing, sales, communications, psychology, sociology, sales psychology, advertising, branding, sales branding, brand management, training, marketing training, management, marketing management, sales management, market management, territory management, entry level marketing, entry level brand marketing, restaurant, waiter, bartender, server, fraternity, sorority, recruiting, college graduate, internship, sports minded, sports management, sports marketing, sports sales, entry level sports marketing, entry level sports management, entry level advertising / marketing, promotion, assistant management, entry level branding, entry level marketing / consulting, real estate, entry level brand management, manager, sports, entry level training, sports minded, entry level management / marketing, public relations, PR, PR / Marketing, entry level account executive, entry level event marketing, event marketing, sales coordinator, sales representative, sales marketing, entry level sales.

Summit Retail Solutions

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Springfield, VA
USA