Deluxe Corporation Marketing Programs Specialist - Associate in Dallas, Texas

Req ID# 11488BR

Title Marketing Programs Specialist - Associate

Department Marketing

Location of Position Dallas, TX

Remote Work Location No

Full Time/Part Time Full Time

Shift Type Traditional

Company Info

Safeguard, a Deluxe company, is a leading manufacturer of business solutions (business forms, promotional items, apparel, web and other services) for the small business. Today we offer business solutions to more than 600,000 small business customers across the U.S. and Canada. https://www.gosafeguard.com/

Job Description

This is an exciting time to join Safeguard/Deluxe, as we build the talent to help us transform a 60+ yr old subsidiary of a 100+ yr old parent company. This transformation is turning us into the most complete M&OS provider on the continent. How cool can a job get for a marketer to help present our marketing messages to reach marketing-minded business customers, and offer them a complete range of marketing solutions?

Located just northwest of Downtown Dallas, we have offer a flexible work environment, on site free fitness center, covered parking and a renovated new office space. Keep reading to learn more!

In this entry level role, the Associate Channel Marketing Specialist is responsible for supporting the daily activities of the Safeguard Channel Marketing team. This may entail completing assignments for Channel Marketing Specialists, Channel Marketing Director or working directly with internal clients to meet objectives. Typical assignments will be focused on managing the tactical execution of marketing programs for Safeguard customers on behalf of distributors, including overall program management, working with creative services and Compass to manage various marketing elements' production, and working with the sales team to implement and manage programs successfully. This role will have a significant focus on direct marketing (mail and email) and automated marketing programs.

Accountabilities:

  • Assist Channel Marketing Specialists and Channel Marketing Director in day-to-day project management of marketing communications activities and program measurement. Manage the tactical implementation of marketing programs and marketing communications. Ensure all marketing communications are in compliance with Safeguard and/or Deluxe branding standards.

  • Work directly with internal clients, e.g. sales people to help understand account objectives, and in turn establishing clear marketing objectives, strategies and tactics.

  • Assist with distribution of marketing communication materials. Tracks and reports costs.

  • Assist sales and marketing team in identifying specific prospect companies to contact for new business efforts.

  • Provide support to Channel Marketing Specialists and Channel Marketing Director as needed.

  • Monitor performance of marketing plans implemented.

  • Assist with managing schedule and work-flow issues.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree (or equivalent experience)

  • 0-2 years of Marketing experience

  • Knowledge of marketing communications and ability to apply learnings to daily work

  • A detail orientation, ability to prioritize work and clearly communicate

  • Ability to work well with others at various levels

  • Execution focus with the ability to handle multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment

  • Must be hands-on with all facets of job with ability to think tactically

  • Must be self-motivated and able to drive and run programs independently

  • Strong project management and organizational skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Proficient with Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Compass

Preferred Qualifications

Recruiter MICHELE DEBBAN

Pre-Employment Screening Drug screen and background check required.

Deluxe Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.

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