Note: This position will be based in Chicago, IL as of office relocation on September 1st.
Gilt Edge Soccer Marketing LLC is a progressive and energetic brand marketing agency focused on engaging soccer consumers in the U.S. Our clients include corporate brands, international soccer leagues and teams, and media companies. We are looking for a motivated and passionate individual to join our team as an Account Coordinator working closely with Account Managers and Event Managers in all aspects of client activations.
What you’ll do:
- Collaborate day-to-day with internal Agency Account Managers and Event Managers
- Participate in all aspects of client activations, with emphasis on events
- Outreach via phone and email to potential activation partners and vendors
- Engage with asset fabricators, printers, premium vendors, temporary staffing agencies
- Track and manage event logistics and shipping documents
- Coordinate registration programs
- Participate in the development of all event run-of-show, sitemaps, staffing timelines, etc.
- On occasion participate in the on-site activation of events helping execute event logistics
- Participate in the preparation of post activations tracking reports and wrap up reports
Skills you will need:
- Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in marketing environment
- Passion for integrated marketing inc: experiential, digital media, & promotional marketing
- Bachelor’s Degree in marketing / communications
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Keen attention to detail and adherence to established process
- Ability to problem solve on your feet
- Knowledge and passion for domestic and international soccer
- Bilingual in Spanish and English preferred – not required
If you think you’ve got what it takes, we’d love to hear from you.
Gilt Edge Soccer Marketing is an equal opportunity employer.