Market Event Coordinator

Talentline Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 2 weeks ago

Overview

Talentline is partnering with Samsung Electronics America to hire passionate, tech-savvy, Android enthusiasts to be Market Event Coordinators!

The Talentline Market Event Coordinator (MEC) is an exciting position for someone with impactful relationship-building skills, and a sales-minded approach. The characteristics of a successful MEC include accountability, integrity, leadership and strong work ethic. This individual must have a history of exemplary performance, demonstrate interpersonal relations skills, be a good communicator & motivator and exhibit operational excellence.

As a Market Event Coordinator, you will

  • Conceptualize, negotiate, plan, and execute engaging, creative and buzz-worthy events

  • Examples of events: parties, concerts, classes, festivals, social gatherings,

  • Advocate for partnerships to promote the Samsung Electronics brand and products

  • Produce a field marketing plan to develop and maintain relationships with internal and external clients

  • Connect with local businesses and event organizations that are aligned with the Samsung brand

  • Generate and nurture a network of community partnerships

  • Maintain a sales-minded mentality and look for ways to drive consumers to retail

  • Communicate frequently and efficiently with your Market Manager, team members, and leadership team to ensure alignment

  • Accurately document and report market intelligence: Consumer sentiments, competitor activities, sales, schedules, insights and best practices

  • Assist Field Sales Managers (FSM) with in and out of store events as needed

  • Contribute to training content creation based on frontline feedback

  • Be responsible for multiple devices, ensuring their upkeep, and facilitating hand-offs as needed

  • Participate in planning sessions and breakout facilitation during national training meetings

  • Assisting Experiential Market Manager on operational duties such as but not limited to, market intelligence, training compliance, conference call, device distribution, and field reporting

What's in it for you?

  • Travel

  • Relationship-Building

  • Career Growth Opportunities

  • Work with the Samsung Electronics Brand

  • A Fun Work Environment

We are seeking someone who...

  • Is a tech-savvy Android or Samsung enthusiast who is passionate about engaging with the public

  • Has strong ties to their community

  • Values and creates an empowering and successful culture

  • Has a "do whatever it takes" attitude and positive approach

  • Has a flexible schedule to work non-standard or weekend events

  • Is an experienced and efficient problem-solver

  • Thrives in a fast-paced remote environment

  • Carries integrity and discretion with confidential information

  • Has strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Has flexibility to travel on short notice

About Talentline

At Talentline, we work for you. As a long-standing partner with Samsung Electronics and various other clients in the wireless and consumer electronics sectors, we work to build lasting relationships through inspiring and engaging buzz-worthy consumer experiences.

Upward Mobility with Talentline

Talentline's rapid growth provides an exciting career path and professional development opportunities. We represent companies throughout the US across multiple industries affording unlimited growth. Talentline trains teams to succeed in any environment, and equips them with the best technology and training to be flexible, engaging, and adept at problem-solving. A typical career path starts here and can progress to various regional or national opportunities. Your course is limitless!

CLICK "APPLY" NOW FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION

Talentline Companies is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status.

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Duties and Responsibilities

Job Description:

  • Source local community events that drive awareness and excitement around the client's brand

  • Support local client's retail teams through event execution, store partnerships, and product training

  • Travel to major markets to execute events in support of product launches or to promote products

  • Support product launches through mystery shops, retail and consumer insights, and product training

  • Audit and record competitive products, promotions, merchandising, displays and customer feedback

  • Responsible for accurately tracking and communicating all activity to Retail Operations

  • Communicate successes, obstacles, wins, and needs to leadership

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required; Business degree preferred

  • Six (6) months prior sales, promotion, retail, hospitality or marketing experience

  • Demonstrated knowledge of products and services

  • Excellent communications, presentation, interpersonal and problem-solving skills

  • Impeccable integrity and commitment to customer satisfaction

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, remote team environment

  • Ability to maintain customer confidentiality

  • Reliable transportation within assigned territory

  • Flexibility in schedule to work experiential or retail events and to work weekend or non-standard shifts

  • Ability to travel up to 25% of time to support national event activations

  • Has personal computer and access to high-speed internet

  • Autonomous: able to work without direct supervision

  • Problem Solver: likes to bring solutions to existing opportunity areas

  • Values and creates a winning culture

  • Proactive in own self-development

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills while being quick on responses

  • Ability to build and maintain strong personal relationships

  • Has a "do whatever it takes" attitude and positive mindset

  • Passionate about engaging consumers and showing off client's products

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