Marketing & Sales Assistant - Entry Level - Paid Training


Blue Square Concepts


Posted Under: Houston, Texas jobs in Advertising; Advertising jobs in zipcode 77001
Posted On: 2017-11-21 11:00:00

Job DescriptionBlue Square Concepts, a leader in experiential marketing and client acquisitions, is excited to announce that it is looking for an Entry Level Marketing & Sales Assistant to join our Houston team.We specialize in creating and implementing customized marketing strategies for a large portfolio of clients. By using a personalized approach to brand recognition, we connect brands directly with consumers through merchandising, sales, direct advertising, sampling, promotions, lead generation, and special events within local markets and businesses including major retail locations across the globe!

In this entry-level role, we will want the individual to use their upbeat personality and extraordinary ability to capture an audience to create excitement with target demographics during promotional events and throughout the duration of promotional campaigns in a variety of settings. The position will also assist the promotions team with executing any administrative, advertising, marketing and/or sales tasks required.

Responsibilities:
  • Develop, setup and publish advertising used to create brand awareness and generate increased attendance during each promotion
  • Set up promotional displays and visual merchandising required at each promotional event to create excitement of featured client brands as well as their products and/or services
  • Promote consumer excitement and brand connections through consumer interaction and product/service demonstrations and explanations
  • Build product & brand knowledge of each featured brand/product/service being promoted at each event.
  • Educate new employees about product/service benefits, costing, details, etc.
  • Manage supplies and inventory
  • Basic sales
  • Maintain relationships with retail partners, marketing/advertising clients, and stakeholdersThe ideal candidate will successfully progress from this position into an advanced management training program designed to prepare team members for a management role in one of the many aspects of promotional & experimental marketing including but not limited to:
    • Brand marketing
    • Advertising
    • Client relations
    • Sales
    • Public Relations
    • Merchandising
    • Sales Promotion
    • Client Acquisition
    • Advertising & Sales Account Management Job RequirementsRequirements:
      • College degree in sales, marketing, advertising or similar field preferred (new graduates are welcome to apply)
      • 1-2 years of experience in a sales promotion, marketing, advertising or any retail related setting is an asset. Internship experience and previous entry level experience will as be considered as working experience.
      • Outstanding written & verbal communication skills
      • Excellent organization and planning skills
      • Self-motivated and results driven Company DescriptionBlue Square Concepts is a strategic business consulting firm. Our primary expertise is providing consultative solutions to numerous Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations in Philadelphia and Houston. We operate in 19 different countries and have more than 130 offices in the United States.The expansion and growth that we have seen are propelled by our strict promotion-from-within policy. Due to our proven success, we look for like-minded individuals who are capable of mastering every aspect within our company, as well as executing the goals of our clients.Our Objective: Surpass the goals and objectives set by our clients. Our intent is to find highly motivated, entry-level candidates, and develop their skills and abilities across marketing, business management, sales, and public relations. These individuals will ultimately be able to manage their own market, office, and the entire strategic efforts of our clients.