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Position available April-August 2021.

Job Description:
Runtastic Events is seeking a Marketing Communications Associate. Runtastic Events provides runners with professional racing experiences that benefit causes and communities.
Position Objective and Description:
The Marketing Communication Asociate is responsible for the following:
1. Social Media Accounts (posts and correspondence).
2. Email marketing
3. Print Media Campaigns
4. Website submissions management (elite runners, ambassadors, etc.)
5. Expos and other marketing opportunities
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Create and manage project plans for various marketing and event activities. Coordinate events, meetings, and expos by identifying, assembling, and organizing requirements; establishing contacts; developing schedules and assignments; managing mailing lists to ensure event success.
  • Maintain and establish new relationships with influencers and Event Ambassadors.
  • Coordinate group runs, seminars, and community connections.
  • Manage Street Teams in placing physical advertising throughout communities.
  • Maintain email lists for internal and external communications.
  • Develop and execute social media content schedule.
  • Manage and place orders for marketing materials such as banner, signs, posters, and backdrops for each event.
  • Maintain, request, and distribute graphic materials as needed.
  • Increase social media presence.
  • Manage, find, and effectively utilize the Runtastic Brand Ambassadors and Influencers.
  • Creative, clever, and innovative thinker.
  • Clear and decisive throughout tasks and responsibilities
  • Accepting of critique and suggestion and able to provide a critique to others
  • Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Professional business presence and acumen with excellent team synergy
  • Self-starter, high level of initiative, proven proactive thinker.
  • Commitment to customer service (internal and external).
  • Highly detail-oriented with superb organizational skills.
  • Strong ability to multi-task with a results-oriented mindset.
  • A calm individual who can operate under pressure, deadlines, and the demands of a small business environment.
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications including Word, Excel, Outlook.
  • Skilled knowledge in graphics arts software (Adobe, WordPress) and HTML for website applications.
  • Qualified in use of social advertising platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Strava, Tik Tok, Twitter, Pinterest.
  • Able to understand and interpret analytics and data.

Written by trinah