Amsted Industries Marketing Specialist in Vancouver, Washington
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United States / Washington / Vancouver
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Sales and Marketing
Consolidated Metco (ConMet) is a leading global manufacturer of components for the commercial vehicle industry. We design, engineer, and manufacture proprietary wheel ends, aluminum castings and plastic components for the commercial vehicle market. We are headquartered in Vancouver, Washington and our team is made up of more than 4,500 people across the United States, Mexico and China. For more information about our company, visit our web site atwww.conmet.com. ConMet is a subsidiary of Amsted Industries (www.amsted.com), one of the world’s largest transportation component manufacturers. Amsted is one of the largest 100 percent employee-owned companies in the United States.
The Marketing Specialist at ConMet is responsible for collaborating on the execution of our company’s overall marketing strategy by providing daily support to our corporate marketing management team and our various external/internal customers. The Marketing Specialist will have a unique opportunity to be a dynamic contributor in a wide variety of areas across the corporate marketing spectrum, including internal/external communications, branding, sales/marketing materials, internet/intranet, social media, SEO, trade shows, public relations, and more. Our ideal candidate will have the skills, creativity, and work ethic to allow them to advance into more senior roles within ConMet’s organization.
This position is open due to a recent internal promotion and will be based at our corporate headquarters on the Columbia River in Vancouver, Washington. For more info about the ConMet in Vancouver and the Portland/Vancouver area, visit our local careers page:http://www.conmet.com/locations/vancouver-wa-hq/
Duties and Responsibilities
Collaborating with cross-functional teams to advance specific ConMet marketing programs
Working with sales and marketing leadership to understand the needs of our customers in order to provide world-class marketing tools
Playing a significant role in managing and updating portions of the company’s internet/intranet presence
Assisting with the day-to-day tasks involving product and service promotions
Collaborating on the creation of various marketing documents (brochures, newsletters, etc.)
Assisting with the optimization and day-to-day management of ConMet’s online advertising efforts
Playing a major role in the development and day-to-day execution of ConMet’s social media strategy
Assisting company leadership and HR with public relations, community involvement and other related activities
Continually seeking out additional opportunities and new methods to advance the ConMet brand in the marketplace
Assisting with company innovation efforts both as an active participant and as a marketing resource
Bachelor’s degree required (Preference would be for degrees in Marketing, Business Administration, Communications, Writing, Public Relations or a closely related discipline)
Three or more years of Marketing experience required (ConMet Recruiter's note: This is an "Associate-level" role, so the complexity level of work in this job would typically be appropriate for someone in the 3-5 years of marketing experience zone.)
Corporate marketing experience in either consumer and/or industrial products (with skills in corporate marketing functions such as external/internal communications, marketing materials, social media, etc) highly preferred
Strong organizational skills required, with the ability to work on multiple projects at the same time
High level of written communication skills required
Excellent verbal and presentation skills required
Excellent computer/web skills required, including proficiency in MS Office; additional skills using web/marketing tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, WordPress, Google Analytics, and MailChimp highly preferred
Ability to travel as needed (typically up to 15%)
Note: All candidates will be required to successfully complete a criminal background check and drug test.
Compensation & Benefits
Excellent base salary and targeted annual bonus structure
Comprehensive employee benefits package, including medical/dental/vision coverage, life and disability protection, and paid vacation time.
Participation in the ConMet/Amsted Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
Company 401k program (with match)
College tuition reimbursement (up to $5,000/year) and internal employee development programs
Gym membership reimbursement (up to $50 per month)
ConMet is an Equal Opportunity Employer.