Communications Agent

  • 17 N State St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Chicago Connect specialize in increasing market share for our clients’ brands and we ensure we tailor our services to their needs in a face-to-face environment. There are various disciplines in the direct marketing field and we primarily focus on live marketing strategies. The marketplace is fiercely competitive and brands in all industries are vying for their potential customers attention. With so many choices on how brands can target their customers, choosing the right marketing mix is more important than ever. That’s where Chicago Connect comes in.

Job Description

The communications Agent will possess the ability to prioritize projects and tasks, meet multiple deadlines, and monitor several projects simultaneously. The position requires superior organizational skills.

Salary range: $46000 - $56000 per year.

Responsibilities:

  • Designs and implements information and sales campaigns.

  • Creates strategies to increase brand awareness 

  • Acts as liaison to and maintains positive relationships with the media and other interested parties.

  • Identify target audiences and create strategies to effectively engage them

  • Work closely with leaders and executives to develop and strengthen customer engagement activities.

  • Aids in the preparation of presentations geared towards targeted audiences.

  • Assists in marketing budget development and cost tracking.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, Journalism, or related field.

  • Phenomenal written and verbal English communication skills

  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines

  • Willingness to be an active, productive member of a high-performing  team

  • Proficient with basic office suite software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

  • Have prior experience of at least 1 year in communication or have been part of a Communication or Sales team.

  • Ability to balance a strategic and creative mindset with meticulous attention to detail

Additional Information

Employee Assistance Program

Employee Discount