StarChefs.com is accepting applications for a full-time Marketing Associate.
Are you outgoing? Is it easy for you to chat up the wall? If your passion is chef-driven restaurants, this position might be perfect for you!! In it, you will be expected to successfully perform duties associated with marketing StarChefs.com, our advertisers and their products. You will support the sales team and help build, manage and retain client relationships. To that end, you will be expected to coordinate, execute, track, report and wrap up all advertising, promotions and co-branded marketing campaigns for our advertisers. Reporting to the Director of Marketing, you will also work closely with the CEO and Managing Editor to research, develop and execute strategies to market our advertiser?s brands/products on StarChefs.com and at our events.
-Assist in marketing StarChefs.com (create brochures, sell sheets, mailings, etc) -Coordinate, execute, track, report and wrap up all advertising, promotions and co-branded marketing campaigns for our advertisers (events and online) -Create, track and execute details of sponsor proposals and contracts
Required Skills and Personal Characteristics:
-Passion and interest for all things culinary -Ability to thrive in small company, non-corporate environment -Outgoing, high energy, organized and attentive to details and accuracy -Strong and effective (written and verbal) communication skills -Strong social media background (use of facebook, twitter, etc) -Experience interpreting web metrics from Google Analytics, Urchin and others -Strong computer skills (Word, Power Point, Excel) -Should enjoy building relationships and managing multiple projects -Willingness to travel (can range from 5-6 times per year)
Education and Experience:
-2 plus years of marketing experience -Bachelors degree a must -Culinary education or professional restaurant experience needed
Salary up to $50K- depends on experience. Benefits package: medical, 401K, paid vacation, etc.
StarChefs.com, the magazine for culinary insiders, has been serving the restaurant industry since 1995.
StarChefs.com's original culinary content is driven by in-person tastings and interviews across the world. Its mission is to catalyze culinary professionals' success and give them the tools they need to overcome their specific challenges. In addition to featuring top chefs, pastry chefs, sommeliers, and mixologists, StarChefs.com's JobFinder is the leading job board connecting culinary and hospitality professionals to careers in the foodservice industry.
StarChefs.com features more than 30,000 published pages of original, chef-focused culinary content and generates traffic of over 30 million hits a month and was nominated for Best Web Site for Food and Nutrition by the James Beard Foundation.