Assistant Trade Marketing Manager

Assistant Trade Marketing Manager


Job locationPortland, OR

Region of responsibilityGlobal


Drive planning and execution support of priority channel and account specific marketing initiatives to promote sell through at retail.

Key Accountabilities
- Collaborate closely with brand marketing to prioritize channel or account specific campaigns
- Develop strong relationships and collaborate with customer’s marketing team on joint marketing initiatives including in-store, TV, radio, print and direct
- Create and execute marketing plans based on brand marketing strategy and direction established by retail activation director and brand marketing
- Manage details of Marketing Communications components for assigned projects – including sourcing assets, facilitating approvals, coordinating with agencies / designers, managing implementation logistics, etc. under direction of senior management
- Track and maintain updated status of the assigned account marketing budget, reporting the monthly status and - YTD spend by account, program and brand initiatives.
- Manage communication of updated account marketing plans and revisions as appropriate to department management. Responsible for maintaining updates, revisions and post campaign recaps

Knowledge Skills And Abilities
- Ability to understand brand messaging platforms and ensure integrity
- Ability to be innovative and creative
- Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook
- Ability to work on multiple projects, set and maintain deadlines.
- Ability to maintain a winning attitude.
- Solid process and organizational skills with a heightened attention to detail.
- Ability to collaborate across teams and manage priorities to accomplish multiple tasks.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Confident, independent problem solver.
- Catalogue, samples process knowledge preferred.

- BA in marketing advertising or related field required.
- Minimum 1 year of brand or retail marketing experience within a consumer goods company or equivalent account management experience at an (advertising) agency.
- Equivalent combination of education and experience required in lieu of a degree.

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