Marketing Intern [JRP-08178]

Headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas, and serving North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, Newpark continues to lead the way in the industry segments we helped pioneer. Newpark Drilling Fluids provides value-added drilling fluids products and services to thousands of wells around the world.  Newpark’s drilling fluids solutions, including the high-performance water-based drilling fluid, Evolution®, offer drilling operators eco-friendly solutions to reduce drilling time. Newpark Mats and Integrated Services provides leading edge matting solutions and well site construction services to diverse industry segments around the world. Its flagship DURA-BASE® composite matting system enables temporary work sites and access roads, and is the foundation for an effective spill management system.  We are positioned for continued growth in each of these segments thanks to our commitment to technology, innovation, service, and sustainability.

We are currently seeking to hire a Marketing Intern. In this role, you will be responsible for the marketing department’s administrative functions including but not limited to meeting coordination, event support, invoicing and Oracle activity etc. You will also provide daily assistance to the Marketing Team.  This internship is also a training venue for future, potential marketing staff positions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Maintain and disseminate marketing materials including presentations, brochures, product data sheets, technical papers, etc.

Work with fulfillment house to create and distribute inventory of branded materials such as stationary, business cards, brochures, data sheets, shirts, hats, golf tees, pens, post-its, bottles, etc.

Assist all marketing staff by taking on specific tasks required to fulfill any marketing functions

Handle general inquiries, including general information requests; communicate with contacts inside and outside the company

Reviews and responds to daily internal/external mail and overnight packages

Performs general clerical duties including but not limited to filing, photocopying, faxing and mailing

Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor

REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum Education Required: College student currently pursuing Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing or

1-2 years in administrative/clerical duties

Punctuality, maturing, poise and professionalism

Strong organizational skills and a high level of sensitivity to confidential information

Highly organized and motivated

Basic working knowledge of computers, internet and email

Intermediate working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Project, PowerPoint and Photoshop

Basic working knowledge of In Design, Illustrator, Visio and Basic HTML knowledge is preferred

Ability to effectively interact with all levels within the organization as well as vendors, other administrative professionals, customers and industry professions in a professional and dignified manner

Proficient writing skills

Ability to proofread and work with internet website requirements; editing, copying, review of materials, filing and related duties

Effective verbal communication and interpersonal skills to interact with management, staff and vendors

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may submit their resume via email to: kfuhrman@newpark.com

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Part Time Graphic Designer [JRP-08177]

Become a part of Victory Packaging, a family owned, international packaging distribution company doing business in North America with over four decades of success. We are looking for a well-qualified part time Graphic Designer to work within the Victory Packaging Marketing Department that will plan, analyze and create visual solutions to support corporate communication. Develop the most effective way to get our message across in print and electronic/digital media utilizing color, type, illustration, photography, animation, and various print and layout techniques. This is a part time position that reports to the Director of Marketing.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Design, manipulate and create projects for the corporate and local sales needs of the Company

Liaise with management and marketing staff regarding marketing material and generation

Proficient use of graphic packages Adobe Creative Suite (CS): InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and the Microsoft Suite of Office products: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher to produce Flyers / Brochures/ Adverts / Emailshots / Posters and any other marketing material

Maintain a library of all data images and Photography that has been purchased or captured for use by other offices and marketing personnel

Utilize the brand identity manual in all Marketing assignments. 

Handle additional marketing duties as they occur

REQUIREMENTS:

Strong communication and Interpersonal skills

Works well in team environment with self-starter abilities

Ability to prioritize and manage time well

Well-organized and detail-oriented ambitious, creative, strongly self-motivated and able to meet tight deadlines

Minimum 1-3 years of relevant work experience

Must have a degree in Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) or Graphic Design

Must have a current digital portfolio with work samples

Experience with Adobe Creative Suite including InDesign and Photoshop, MS Office, HTML

Demonstrate excellent communication skills

Flexibility to take on other tasks

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may submit their resume via email to: njones@victorypackaging.com.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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Marketing Coordinator [JRP-08176]

The Gillman Companies is an established group of family owned automobile dealerships based out of Houston. We have served the automotive needs of Texas since 1938 by maintaining a long-established tradition of excellence and customer satisfaction. Gillman has also been named one of the Houston Chronicle’s Top 100 Workplaces for the past three years in a row.

We are currently seeking to hire a Marketing Coordinator. In this role, you will assist in implementing the monthly advertising and marketing plan for 14 different automotive dealerships.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Coordinate and implement sponsorship and special events

Facilitate the print and direct mail process including insertion orders, creative approvals, and implementation

Assist the advertising manager with broadcast buying

Field all advertising calls from potential vendors

Assist with the monthly budget and manufacturer coop submission

Assist with a multitude of internal and external projects

Work with the digital marketing coordinator to update web content

Produce marketing collateral materials as needed

Performs other job-related duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum 2 years’ experience working for an advertising agency or in-house marketing department

Strong attention to detail and accuracy

Superb editing and proofreading skills

Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills

Strong project management and reporting skills

Ability to multi-task and perform in a fast-paced environment.

Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, or advertising

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may submit their resume via email to: jkusin@gillmanauto.com.

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Business Development Executive [JRP-08175]

Pierpont Communications, one of the largest independent marketing, public relations, and public affairs firms in Texas, is seeking to hire a Business Development Executive with 5-10 years of experience in a professional services environment. In this role, you will support our senior account leadership team in business development to continually cultivate a new pipeline of clients. You will be responsible for identifying, qualifying and prospecting for potential clients throughout our operating region, including Houston, Dallas, Austin and San Antonio. Success will be measured and rewarded by the number of qualified leads generated for the firm.  The selected candidate will screen potential clients by analyzing the market and provide a consultative approach to developing new client relationships for the agency.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Meeting assigned lead generation and sales goals

Conducting personal lead generation activities as required to fill the pipeline with new opportunities and attain sales quotas, including networking in the community, supporting client service leaders’ prospecting efforts and cold calling

Developing and maintaining required expertise in Pierpont services in order to independently qualify prospects for appropriate fit

Bringing partners and others with technical expertise and specialized knowledge into the prospecting process at the appropriate points

Providing specific information for proposals to be generated, including complete prospect information, engagement and service details and any special terms and conditions

Maintaining pipeline and forecast information as well as prospect contact information and status in the firm’s CRM or contact management database

Responding to requests for information from prospects with appropriate documentation

REQUIREMENTS:

Degree in marketing, communications or business 

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may submit their cover letter and resume via email to: knethercutt@piercom.com.

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Senior Marketing Specialist [JRP-08174]

The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health) is an academic health science center located on Galveston Island along the Texas Gulf Coast. We are currently seeking a Senior Marketing Specialist to join our Marketing and Communications team. In this role, you will develop and implement integrated strategic marketing plans that support the growth goals of UTMB Health. You will also collaborate with key stakeholders including service line, business development, and faculty group practice leadership. The selected candidate’s responsibilities will include writing and editing content for external print, broadcast, and electronic media.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, business, or related field, with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience

Healthcare marketing experience is preferred

Demonstrable experience in the development and execution of integrated marketing and communications plans

Exhibits clear knowledge of marketing and communications tools, including digital, print, direct mail, new media, outdoor, television, radio

Demonstrated ability to engage consumers by developing and implementing direct mail campaigns, and electronic and internet-based marketing including email campaigns, social network marketing, online advertising and search engine optimization

Experience tracking, analyzing and reporting results of integrated marketing campaigns

Strategic thinker with ability to develop and implement supporting tactics

Experience with Google Analytics and/or other web measurement and reporting tools

Copywriting experience for consumer and clinical audiences

Experience in use of market data

Excellent written and verbal communications skills

Organizational and planning skills

Problem analysis skills

Ability to work effectively and directly with people at all levels

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may apply online at http://bit.ly/1kG7amB or visit http://jobs.utmbhealth.com/ and search for Job Opening ID #38423.

“UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.”

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