Marketing and Sales Assistant – ALLTECH – Calgary, AB
May 2, 2019
SALES AND MARKETING ASSISTANT
Status: Permanent – Full Time
Department : Regional sales office
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Alltech's 100-member-strong global marketing department integrates and coordinates the company's communication strategies to deliver a clear message to the market place for Alltech and our products. This dynamic department has responsibility for the marketing of several multi-million-dollar product lines across the globe in cooperation with the company's global sales team. An opening now exists for a Sales and Marketing Assistant in one of our key regional offices.
Primary responsibilities include working with the regional sales manager to provide solutions and marketing support to our customers. As well you will work with our senior marketing staff in Canada to create and adapt marketing programs to the local region.
• Learn local market to develop territory’s marketing plan
• Manage territory’s marketing campaigns geared towards key customers
• Coordinate communication between corporate marketing and local sales team
• Support development and implementation of special projects in the field
• Plan and provide support at local events and tradeshows
• Develop relationships with local media outlets to promote Alltech initiatives
• Coordinate Alltech Education program with local universities to promote Alltech initiatives and programs such as Alltech Young Scientist and Ambassador Program
• The ideal candidate will have 2 – 4 years’ experience in a marketing environment
• Bachelor's degree or college diploma in marketing, communications or a related field
• Background in the animal industry or agriculture-related field is preferred
• Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential as well as proven organizational skills
• Customer service oriented
• Some travel required
• We are seeking dynamic self-starters looking for an exciting career opportunity in the animal feed industry
Alltech is an Equal Opportunity Provider - Alltech offers a comprehensive benefit package and an atmosphere for professional and personal development. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, or veteran status.
Please send a resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org referencing the position name Marketing and Sales Assistant in the subject line.
No phone calls please.