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Marketing Specialist

Company: UMC
Location: Mukilteo
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

UMC Mukilteo, WA Location: Seattle area, May be eligible for hybrid scheduleClassification: Full-time, non-exemptSalary Range: $34.60 to $38.46ARE YOU READYto be part of an award-winning marketing team?Do you thrive in a collaborative, supportive, strategic, creative, self-starting, fast-paced environment? Are you looking for a company that walks the talk, supports its people, its culture, its clients, and its community? Then, you fit the bill.UMC is looking for a Marketing Specialist to support our marketing department's efforts to maintain brand consistency, win work, and bring innovative ideas that differentiate our company in fresh and exciting ways. You'll be working closely with a well-established, highly motivated team of marketing professionals and technical experts from across all UMC's business lines to lead, support, and enhance company-wide marketing, brand building, and business development efforts, primarily writing, editing, designing, and quality control of content to produce top-of-the-game proposals, qualifications, and sales collateral. This role will require some in-person collaboration in our Mukilteo office along with hybrid work-from-home as allowed by current firm policies and some occasional travel.If you are highly organized and detail-oriented; a people-person with a positive, friendly, can-do attitude; have a strong work ethic and excellent writing and creative skills; and seek to add value, show initiative, and grow a career in marketing professional services, we want you! Essential Job Functions:--- Leading, developing, writing, and designing proposal submittals.--- Independently leading, planning, facilitating, and documenting proposal strategy meetings, as well as completing proposal strategy plans.--- Creating strong and unique benefits, messages, and themes specifically tailored to individual client and project needs.--- Editing proposal content developed by technical/lead staff.--- Developing and ensuring content complies with RFP/RFQ documents, including proposal development schedules, outlines, and assignments.--- Laying out complex multiple page proposal content in a graphically pleasing way using established Adobe InDesign templates.--- Ensuring quality control of proposals.--- Conducting proposal close-out activities.--- Leading, planning, facilitating, and documenting interview strategy meetings.--- Developing and executing interview strategy plans, including selection panel analysis, creating strong and unique benefits, and developing messages and themes.--- Creating slide decks for the interview.--- Coaching interview teams through mock presentation and Q&A sessions.--- Developing and ensuring compliance with interview requirements, including interview development schedules, outlines, and assignments.--- Facilitating and documenting debriefing sessions post-interview.--- Developing graphics/infographics utilizing the Adobe Creative Suite to support proposal submittal and interview material content.--- Interviewing technical staff to obtain project-specific information, as well as assuring information is received in a timely manner to meet deadline requirements. Dissecting collected information and turning it into compelling content for marketing collateral, including proposals, resumes, cut sheets, and project profiles.--- Maintaining proposal and interview document branded templates; ensuring template formats are accurately and consistently applied.--- Developing staff resumes, project profiles, and other standard branded collateral.--- Leading development of award submittal applications.--- Performing data entry and maintenance in marketing-related areas of the database (Unanet CRM by Cosential).--- Assisting or leading people and project photography; working with vendors, sizing, labeling, and organizing for marketing department's use.--- Assisting with market research efforts.--- Assisting or leading the planning/coordinating of business development and project-specific events.--- Ensuring the UMC brand is represented with consistency and adheres to graphic and voice standards. Maintaining and continuing UMC's brand integrity, quality, and reputation.Secondary Job Functions:--- Participating in planning and coordination of corporate and community events.--- Supporting internal and external communications efforts and content creation, such as press releases, technical articles, website content, blog, social media, and company intranet content.--- Assisting with posting content to company intranet and website.--- Participating in the creative development and execution of marketing campaigns.Skills & Education Required to Perform the Essential Duties of the Job:--- Strong mix of writing, editing, visual layout, and graphics capabilities.--- Bachelor's Degree in English, Communications, Marketing, Business, or a related field or equivalent; or equivalent combination of education and experience.--- Excellent written and oral communication skills.--- Excellent time management skills with the ability to independently manage multiple simultaneous projects and deadlines efficiently under pressure.--- Ability to stay organized, focused, efficient, and collaborative in a deadline-driven environment. --- Strong attention to detail.--- Team-oriented, collaborative, resourceful, respectful, proactive, and a positive can-do attitude. --- Advanced skills in Adobe Creative Suite (Specifically, InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop).--- Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Teams, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).--- Ability to work overtime, as needed, to meet deadlines.--- Maintain a valid Driver's License and satisfactory driving record.Supervisory Responsibility: NoneEducation Requirements Needed to Perform the Essential Duties of the Job: Bachelor's Degree (B.A.) in English, Marketing, Communications, Business, or a related field or equivalent; or equivalent combination of education and experience.5-7 years of experience in a marketing role, preferably in the architectural, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry.Additionally:Please send a .pdf with a cover letter, resume, and work samples that highlight your writing and graphic design skills.\u0026#8239; UMC is committed to a culture of inclusion and connectedness. The collective sum of the individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, innovation, self-expression, and talent that our employees invest in their work represents who we are as a company and what we believe in. In recruiting for our team, we welcome the unique contributions that you can bring in terms of their education, opinions, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, gender identity and expression, nation of origin, age, languages spoken, veteran's status, color, religion, disability, sexual orientation and beliefs. UMC's policy on equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination based on race, color, sex, national origin, citizenship or immigration status, religion, presence of physical, sensory or mental disability, genetic information, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, honorably discharged veteran or military status, status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. This policy applies to recruiting, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Retaliation against any employee who files a complaint regarding possible violations of this policy is not tolerated. UMC is also committed to taking affirmative steps to promote the employment of minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and covered veterans. Affirmative action plans are developed annually to support its commitment to equal employment opportunity, consistent with company policy and the company's obligations as a contractor to the United States government.PM21PI197736876

Keywords: UMC, Seattle , Marketing Specialist, Advertising , Mukilteo, Washington

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