Marketing Assistant (Waunakee, WI)

Uniek has an exciting opportunity to join our Marketing Team as a Marketing Assistant. The Marketing Assistant is responsible for assisting our cross functional team of Sales, Marketing, Design, and Product Development in all activities to support our customer needs. As requested scope can include but not limited to sales presentations, photography, customer and internal item setups, sample preparation, and other customer specific activities. This entry-level role has exposure to all steps in the product lifecycle and provides a wide base of experience for potential future advancement within the consumer product industry. Continued growth in this role is encouraged and responsibilities are intended to increase as experience builds.
 

Responsibilities:

  • - Daily receipt of incoming product samples and related photography for the PLM system.
  • - Support business unit with purchasing of relevant market samples and market research as needed by team members.
  • - Complete semi-annual market assessment data collection of assigned retailers.
  • - Supports business unit sales presentations by entering quotations, photos, and other relevant market/consumer research to support recommendations.
  • - With oversight from Sales and Marketing, completes detailed customer item set forms and requested documents.
  • - As needed, supports market analysis report creation by compiling, consolidating, formatting, and summarizing information to fulfill customer requests or support market/product recommendations.
  • - Increases job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
  • - Work toward increasing responsibility and independence within the business unit including account leadership with oversight from the Senior Marketing Manager or Marketing Manager.

 
Qualifications:
  • - 2 or 4 year College graduate - Business Administration, Marketing
  • - Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • - Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle
  • - Preferably 1-2 years experience working in a consumer goods or product driven company
  • - Ability to gain cooperation and results from other team members
  • - Flexibility to adapt quickly to internal and external changes and desire to work in a fast paced environment
  • - Excellent written and oral communication skills plus conceptual and creative aptitude
  • - Ability to stand for up to 8 hours
  • - Ability to lift up to 20lbs


 
Full-time employees are eligible for an excellent benefits package to include: paid vacation; paid sick time; holiday pay, health, dental and vision insurance; paid Short Term Disability, Basic Life and AD&D insurance; Flexible Spending Account (medical & dependent); supplemental life and AD&D; Long Term Disability and 401K.
 
Interested and qualified candidates should email a cover letter and resume to careers@uniekinc.com.
 
Our full-time employees are eligible for Health, Dental, Vision, FSA and Life Insurance, a 401(k) Account, and 9 Paid Holidays.
 
Uniek, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.