Marketing Assistant

The ideal candidate will be well-versed in social media marketing, ecommerce and the crafting/sewing/quilting industry. He/she will work closely with the Marketing Department to establish an editorial calendar. We are looking for someone who is a self-starter, quick learner and not afraid to take initiative; and can manage a variety of tasks and deliverables on a daily basis.

Qualifications

  • 2-4 years of relevant intern/work experience
  • Passionate about quickly-evolving social media environments (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, and others)
  • Ability to learn new on-line platforms quickly
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and with a team and manage multiple priorities in a deadline driven environment
  • Ability to work effectively and proactively within a team setting
  • Be a crafter, sewist or quilter with an understanding of the crafting/sewing industry

Responsibilities

  • Manage, monitor and analyze online media and other relevant digital communications channels
  • Employ a variety of research techniques to understand and analyze online data and provide insight about relevant online conversations and voices in those conversations
  • Work closely with Marketing Department on the development of social media strategies, calendar, insights and content
  • Support execution of social media campaigns
  • Prepare reports summarizing the results of social media campaigns
  • Assist in merchandizing and onboarding items onto websites (both downloadable and shippable items)
  • Assist in editing pictures and content for company blog hosted on Wordpress
  • Coordinate blog content submissions with outside contributors; keeping all parties on schedule
  • Assist with customer service for online orders when needed.