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Field Marketing Specialist - Vancouver, BC

June 29, 2017

Department: Marketing
Location: Vancouver, BC
Reports to: Senior Field Marketing Manager, North America

General Summary:

Nuun and Company, based in Seattle, WA, has revolutionized hydration by making electrolyte drinks portable, tasty and without added sugars. Each drink tablet is the perfect balance of electrolytes needed to maintain top performance in whatever activity you participate in, from run to bike to golf to car to desk. Founded in 2004, Nuun is used by the world's best athletes and everyone else. Nuun is sold in over 5000 outlets in the US and available in over 30 countries.

Job Description:

Nuun is looking for a Field Marketing Specialist to grow brand awareness in the Vancouver market. This role will report to; and work closely with, the National Field Marketing Manager. This role is responsible for planning, executing and sampling at key active events (cycling, running, triathlon, etc.) with a goal of increasing brand awareness of nuun in the Vancouver market. Events and opportunities may be independent of, or linked to, specific Nuun retail partners across the Grocery, Drug, Supplement, and Sports Specialty channels of business. The Field Marketing Specialist role will flex time around weeknight and weekend events as appropriate to effectively reach and affect the end consumer. This role will be the “face” of Nuun in the active community and local market and be responsible for brand integrity, education, and promotion consistent with Nuun & Company standards and expectations.

Requirements and Responsibilities:

  • Work with the National Field Marketing Manager to develop a strategy for growing the brand and ultimately driving sales in the Vancouver market, via local races, group runs/rides, community events and retailer events.
  • Responsible for planning, executing, and where appropriate, participating in, local races/events in the Vancouver market that meet Nuun brand strategy and growth goals.
  • Identify key events in the region and work with the National Field Marketing Manager to negotiate partnerships/sponsorships when it is a culture fit with Nuun & Company brand standards.
  • Collaborate with the National Field Marketing Manager to plan for and execute large expos that have been previously attended.
  • Execution of our key national partnerships that fall within the Vancouver region.
  • Management of a team of Hydration Specialists (part-time nuun employees) to ensure that we are properly staffed at all large events and are supporting the retail channels through demos.
  • Maintain strong working relationship with our key retailers in the Sports Specialty Channel.
  • Assist all Nuun Business Channels (Grocery/Drug/Supplements & Sports Specialty) as needed.
  • Participate as a key contributor in conference calls with Field Marketing, National Sales and Marketing Teams.
  • Overnight travel will be required in this position, estimated at 20% per month, with most of this travel being year one to Victoria, BC.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university preferred. Retail or events experience is preferred.

Other Qualifications, Skills & Abilities:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to organize and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously
  • Active individual with personal connection to endurance sports and lifestyle
  • Familiarity with local retailers and community events
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • Self-starter who thrives working remotely
  • Able problem solver
  • Ability to determine priorities

To Apply:

Please submit your cover letter and resume to jobs@nuunlife.com