The Position: Marketing Coordinator
Cascade Designs, Inc. began over 40 years ago with the simple idea of providing a more comfortable night outdoors. Since then, we have grown to become the parent company of some of the most respected brands in the outdoor industry. Though much has changed with this success, our recipe for achieving it has not. We believe that manufacturing the majority of our gear in our U.S. and European facilities is an essential element in maintaining quality, and that by striving to exceed our customers' expectations of service, we will be successful for many years to come.
To build a diverse workforce Cascade Designs encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, women and veterans. Cascade Designs is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Consideration for employment is made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, or national origin.Please mention this ad when applying.
The Marketing Coordinator helps ensure the effective and timely delivery of top class marketing for Cascade Designs. This is achieved by working with the guidance of the Division Marketing Director to develop project plans in support of key division marketing objectives. The Coordinator will then participate in a cross-functional team of internal employees and external vendors to execute the projects. Many projects are global in scope.
Essential job functions:
THIS IS A PROJECT FUNDED POSITION PAID BY A 3RD PARTY.
· Project Planning
§Help develop project plans for a wide range of initiatives including packaging, merchandising/POP, collateral, advertising, PR/events, and web.
§Work with Division Marketing Director to establish goals
§Prepare project briefs, budget & timeline to achieve the optimal approach
· Project Execution
§Set up projects in project management system (At Task)
§Participate in team meetings
§Coordinate project tasks across a wide range of internal and external team members
§Execute own tasks related to project
§Monitor timelines and budgets to ensure adherence to plan
§Analyze project performance results / metrics and report back to Division Marketing Director
· Divisional Marketing Planning
§Support the Division Marketing Director in the development of division marketing strategies & plans
§Assist with analysis to understand market and consumer trends
§Assist Division Marketing Director with development of, and reporting on, annual divisional marketing budget
· Three to five years of experience related to consumer product marketing (previous outdoor, bike and/or action sports-industry experience a plus).
· Previous experience executing a wide-range of marketing projects, as identified above
· Effective in cross-functional team environment
· Excellent oral and written communications skills