Blog : Green Alliance Seeking Marketing Assistant

By Sam | Apr 30, 2015 | in

 

Did you know that the Green Alliance has a Green Jobs Board? We actually have a few jobs up at the moment, with a Marketing Assistant being one of them. For more information, view the Marketing Assistant Job on Jobscore here.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Position Title: Marketing Assistant (2-3 days a week) starting hourly wage $10 per hour

PRIMARY PURPOSE AND FUNCTIONS
The Green Alliance Marketing Assistant supports all tiers of the company with a special emphasis on Business Partner (BP) promotion, sales, satisfaction, and service and consumer/individual member sales, marketing and growth. The Marketing Assistant works alongside the Director and head of Media to generate leads, close business partnerships, and on-board new businesses and then help to execute all GA services. The Marketing Assistant is instrumental in all aspects of writing, editing, PR and Marketing, social media and technology support. The ideal candidate understands the realities of working for a growing small business powered by a little budget and a whole lot of entrepreneurial spirit. Computer skills and customer service experience are a must. The perfect candidate is well organized and has a knack for improving the efficiency of business operations. A passion for the environment and social responsibility are a must. This is not a “punch-the-clock” position but rather, the ideal candidate is self-motivated to go the extra mile.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Helps ensure 90% existing BP renewal rate by executing all aspects of the GA program
• Business development/revenue generation by signing new BPs – goal of one per month
• Service existing BPs, broker partnerships in the business community with potential BPs and manage relationships with community groups/non-profits
• Attend events for the GA (occasional evening hours required)
• Develop and execute marketing/brand development and strategy
• Design and implement new revenue sources
• Conduct comprehensive sustainability certifications
• Write media-ready stories; manage, maintain and grow social media & digital promotions

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL
• Excellent communicator/public speaker
• Sustainability knowledge and experience
• Strong sales experience and ability to effectively share the GA message
• Very organized and acute attention to detail
• Writing experience, and understanding of brand messaging principles
• Social Media know-how (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube)
• Experience with Mailchimp, Salesforce, Paypal, Hootsuite, Google Analytics, Wordpress

ADDITIONAL SKILLS FOR CONSIDERATION
- Graphic design/photo editing skills (Photoshop, Illustrator)
- Basic HTML knowledge
- Experience with demographics research and digital advertisement

COMPENSATION
2-3 days per week starting at $10 / hour, position comes with paid holidays, and paid time off.

Please apply via Job Score with your cover letter, resume, and writing sample.

***because there is no option on JobScore to attach multiple documents, please include writing sample within your resume or cover letter***

To view all of the job openings that the Green Alliance have, visit our Green Jobs Board.

View the Marketing Assistant Job on Jobscore here.