Marketing Specialist

  • location: Mountain View, CA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $43.33 per hour
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Marketing Specialist

job summary:
Position Description

  • We are looking for a Partner Marketing Execution Specialist to join our Retail Partner Marketing team to bring the magic of Company's hardware devices to offline and online retail.
  • If you have a passion for technology and creating amazing consumer experiences in retail, then this is the place for you. Hardware is one of the most dynamic and fastest growing areas at Company.
  • Our product portfolio covers a wide range of categories from phones, smart home products, laptops and accessories.
  • To bring our vision and products to life, the Partner Marketing team works closely with strategic retail partners such as Best Buy, Target and Walmart and cross functional stakeholders to deliver our products to consumers in a way that only Company can.
  • As a Partner Marketing Execution Specialist you are a skilled operator supporting end-to-end project management of channel marketing initiatives across retail partners.
  • You will support the Partner Marketing team with product launches, seasonal campaign executions timeline management, creative deliverables, budget operations, status reports and presentations.
Responsibilities:

  • Work cross functionally with creative, sales, product, retail operations and finance teams to produce multiple campaign deliverables.
  • Build and implement project management infrastructure and tools.
  • Facilitate creative asset process from briefing creative teams to routing retailer creatives for Company brand review and compliance.
  • Serve as retailer point of contact for creative and brand inquiries.
  • Train partners on creative toolkits and brand guidelines.
  • Develop weekly campaign execution status reports and document executions via slide decks and spreadsheets.
  • Coordinate partner needs ranging from visits to strategy meetings to device requests.
  • Support Partner Marketing Manager by providing post campaign reporting analysis and coordinate with partners to receive data on campaign execution effectiveness.
  • Work with Retail Analytics team to plan and track ROI of partner marketing executions.
  • Support budget operations, including partner specific budget forecasting, helping to create and track SOWs, POs, invoices and assess possible budget risks.
  • Strong background in visual merchandising and displays; ability to execute in store perm and semi-perm fixture programs from brief, creative, production, install to R&M.
LOCATION NOTE: This role is based in Mountain View but there is flexibility to work from San Francisco twice per week.

Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory

  • 5 years of experience in partner management, marketing, sales or project management
  • Strong background in channel marketing and merchandising.
  • Must be proficient in both.
  • Ability to understand complex product ecosystem and manage multiple work streams simultaneously through to completion
  • Proven track record of exceptional performance and high productivity
  • Outstanding written, presentation and verbal communication skills
  • Supremely organized with exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong cross-functional project management skills across multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to navigate complex internal and external relationships
  • Flexibility and ability to work under ambiguity
  • Self directed learner, eager and willing to jump into the weeds of projects
  • Proficiency in Google Sheets, Slides, Docs and Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint
Desired

  • Consumer Electronics experience and/or working with a major retailer
Prescreen Question(s)

How does your background qualify you for this role?

What attracted you to apply for this position?

How would you describe your work style?

Would you rather finish something late and perfectly, or on-time and imperfectly?

What would you say is the most important skill you've learned in your current role? What's an area you'd like to improve on?

What can you tell me that isn't on your resume that is important for me to know about you?

 
location: Mountain View, California
job type: Contract
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
 
responsibilities:
Responsibilities:

  • Work cross functionally with creative, sales, product, retail operations and finance teams to produce multiple campaign deliverables.
  • Build and implement project management infrastructure and tools.
  • Facilitate creative asset process from briefing creative teams to routing retailer creatives for Google brand review and compliance.
  • Serve as retailer point of contact for creative and brand inquiries.
  • Train partners on creative toolkits and brand guidelines.
  • Develop weekly campaign execution status reports and document executions via slide decks and spreadsheets.
  • Coordinate partner needs ranging from visits to strategy meetings to device requests.
  • Support Partner Marketing Manager by providing post campaign reporting analysis and coordinate with partners to receive data on campaign execution effectiveness.
  • Work with Retail Analytics team to plan and track ROI of partner marketing executions.
  • Support budget operations, including partner specific budget forecasting, helping to create and track SOWs, POs, invoices and assess possible budget risks.
  • Strong background in visual merchandising and displays; ability to execute in store perm and semi-perm fixture programs from brief, creative, production, install to R&M.
LOCATION NOTE: This role is based in Mountain View but there is flexibility to work from San Francisco twice per week.

 
qualifications:
Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory

  • 5 years of experience in partner management, marketing, sales or project management
  • Strong background in channel marketing and merchandising.
  • Must be proficient in both.
  • Ability to understand complex product ecosystem and manage multiple work streams simultaneously through to completion
  • Proven track record of exceptional performance and high productivity
  • Outstanding written, presentation and verbal communication skills
  • Supremely organized with exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong cross-functional project management skills across multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to navigate complex internal and external relationships
  • Flexibility and ability to work under ambiguity
  • Self directed learner, eager and willing to jump into the weeds of projects
  • Proficiency in Google Sheets, Slides, Docs and Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint
Desired

  • Consumer Electronics experience and/or working with a major retailer
 
skills: Other
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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