MARKETING APPRENTICE | Meridian IT Inc.
CHICAGO, IL

MARKETING APPRENTICE

REPORTS TO: DIRECTOR, MARKETING & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

DATE: JANUARY 2019

SUMMARY

The Marketing Communications Apprentice assists in the execution and implementation of an overall marketing strategy, including: lead generation, lead nurturing to maximize the value of events, conferences, sales opportunities, client/prospect meetings, etc.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct research and produce written content
  • Manage the productivity of the marketing plans and projects
  • Track, review, and report on all marketing activities and results via Salesforce
  • Perform other duties as assigned

ROTATIONAL PROGRAM

The Marketing Communications Apprentice will participate in a three-part rotational program:

  • Part One: Lead Generation – Research & Writing
  • Part Two: Lead Nurture
  • Part Three: Project and Event Management

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Superior writing skills, excellent grammar, and creative flair
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work as a team-player across multiple functions, departments, and levels
  • Strong relationship building and communication skills.

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

  • Communications, Business, or marketing-related degree or equivalent professional qualification
  • Relevant product and industry knowledge is preferred
  • Experience with relevant software applications (i.e. Salesforce, MS Office)

ABOUT MERIDIAN

Meridian IT is a Meridian Group International Company, headquartered in Deerfield, IL, specializing in equipment leasing, technology solutions, and IT services & support. With an extensive portfolio and top-tier partners, Meridian works with organizations to optimize the strategic value of technology investments. Our skilled professionals deliver responsive, flexible, expert, and reliable business outcomes that meet or exceed client expectations.

Meridian sponsors company outings, quarterly luncheons, company sports teams. We contribute to and sponsor employee-initiated charities, and offer casual Fridays and free parking.

Meridian IT is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status