Event Planning - Retail / Marketing / Events - Full Training

Recruiter
Summit Retail Solutions
Location
New Haven
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 04, 2017
Closes
Oct 10, 2017
Role
Editorial
Industry
Advertising
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Summit Retail is actively seeking a motivated Marketing / Advertising / Promotions & Events Assistant to work on ground breaking campaigns with an advertising and marketing firm in the local region. This innovative firm was founded by dedicated people looking to push the envelope by using cost-effective marketing campaigns and advertising strategies. Their goal is to provide the same advertising as the standard firm but at a fraction of the price.

As a progressive company in the sales and marketing industry, this firm continues to set the standard for excellence in customer acquisition and establishing a repeat customer base for clients. By providing personalized sales and marketing services to some of the largest retailers in the world, this firm continues to increase the market shares of clients through proven sales and marketing strategies.

The Entry Level Associate duties include:

  • Brand Representative
  • Event Coordination
  • Team Lead
  • Public Relations
  • Event Management
  • Event Planning
  • Customer service

Requirements:

?? Strong desire to work within the retail / sales / marketing / beauty fields

?? One-year experience working in the beauty, sales, or retail industries

?? Reliable transportation to travel up to 40 miles to our retail partners and transport sales promotional items, displays, signage

?? Ability to punctually and reliably work retail hours and holidays (40-hour workweek; Thursday through Sunday!)

?? Positive attitude and eagerness to learn

?? Strong desire to succeed

?? Exceptional communication skills

?? Ability to stand for extended periods of time in a retail store

?? Ability to talent scout new associates in the local area

?? Ability to mentor and train entry level associates

Benefits of working for Summit Retail:

?? Comprehensive paid guided sales training

?? Competitive compensation model with guaranteed hourly advance rate per hour with the opportunity to earn additional commission

?? Career growth at your pace with the opportunity for advancement

?? Territory based within a 40-mile radius

?? Medical, dental, 401k and other voluntary insurances for eligible full-time employees

?? Referral program

Summit Retail Solutions, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any qualified applicant on the basis of a protected characteristic unless a bona fide occupational qualification exists.

Applicants who receive an offer will be required to undergo a drug test as a condition of their employment.