Marketing Promotions Associate

New York
Mar 13, 2014
Apr 12, 2014
Human Resources
Full Time
Marketing Promotions Associate – InvestmentNews InvestmentNews is the leading information source for financial advisers. Our mission is to provide the financial advisory community with the highest quality news, analysis and industry intelligence - whenever, however, and wherever they need it.

InvestmentNews is seeking a full-time Marketing Promotions Associate in its New York office. This person will assist in the planning, coordination and execution of a diverse number of marketing and sales department assignments, with a focus on the creation of communication tools and sales collateral.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Support Marketing/Sales/Custom Content/Digital Data departments in maintenance of media kit

• Create sell sheets, proposals and customized presentations.

• Assist with the development, writing, and communication of marketing and sales plans, creative briefs, promotion/sponsor recaps, sales presentations

• Incorporate circulation, marketing, research, and competitive industry intelligence into supporting marketing strategy and sales efforts.

• Distill website and product analytics into relevant supporting information for sales staff, and for incorporation in sell sheets, proposals and customized presentations.

• Assist marketing team with writing and editing of promotional collateral, newsletters, direct marketing, social media and online content

• Gather webcast stats and reporting for clients

• Support planning and execution of promotional and sponsorship activities for InvestmentNews events

• Other duties as assigned

InvestmentNews is a Crain Communications Inc publication which is one of the largest privately-owned business publishers in the US with over 28 different business, trade and consumer publications and websites within North America, Europe and Asia.

We offer a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, profit sharing, and a friendly work environment.

About Crain Communications Inc - An industry leader, Crain Communications Inc is one of the largest privately owned business media companies with 30 leading business, trade and consumer brands in North America, Europe and Asia. The company’s 850 employees in 11 locations produce exciting publications, digital products, events, marketing services, custom publishing, lead generation and research and data products to help its millions of readers and clients succeed. The company’s website is

Ideal candidate must have:

• Bachelor degree in Marketing/Communications/Journalism

• Two to four years of marketing experience, preferably within the media/publishing field

• Familiarity and high-comfort level with Adobe Creative Suite (PhotoShop, InDesign)

• Knowledge of HTML creation and editing

• Excellent writing, editing, proof-reading and verbal communication skills

• Superior organizational skills

• Attention to detail is a must

• Creative problem solving skills, to think on his/her feet and offer solutions when faced with challenges

• Ability to multi-task on multiple projects simultaneously, work under pressure and thrive in a very fast-paced working environment

• Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office