Certis USA Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Marketing Specialist

Certis USA, a leading global manufacturer and marketer of biological and botanical products for pest management headquartered in Columbia, Maryland is seeking a Marketing Specialist to fulfill marketing and promotional support functions. The position will report to the VP-North America and will provide sales, marketing, and related administrative support. The Marketing Specialistís job entails support of the marketing and promotional strategies to assist the sales and marketing team to continue market growth.

Location: Columbia, MD

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the liaison between advertising agencies, web-master, print suppliers, outside vendors and various other marketing services to coordinate specific assignments.
  • Advance the company’s business and image by maintaining and developing social media platforms and other forms of digital communication.
  • Assist in promotional strategies that may include print, direct mail, web-based, or other forms of advertising and media for new product launches and business development.
  • Capability to interact and communicate with several departments such as logistics, production, accounting, regulatory and sales to ensure on time deliverables.
  • Development of a comprehensive customer data base that can be used for direct mail and e-mail campaigns, to disseminate price lists, invitations, and other marketing brochures and being able to track results and impact.
  • Assist in the preparation of basic product presentations, business plans, market reviews and business proposals.
  • Assist in writing and editing sales and marketing materials, which include articles, presentations, white papers, press releases, announcements, and collateral.
  • Generate form letters for e-mailing and/or mailing mass brochures, price lists, invitations to the prospective or current customers.
  • Planning, tracking, organizing and preparing sales materials necessary for conferences and trade shows.
  • Maintain supply of literature, labels, and related supplies. Maintain storage and display area. Coordinate with graphics design and printing press in editing and ordering materials.

Minimum Qualifications:
B.A. in Business Administration or Marketing. Agricultural or Horticultural experience is highly preferred. Must be proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Twitter, Facebook, Linked-In and other forms of social media. Must be able to multi-task to respond to a variety of duties. Previous marketing, sales, or event planning experience is desirable.

Certis USA offers a competitive benefits package to include a 401(k) retirement plan, health insurance, vacation, and a performance based annual bonus program.

Please send your resume to Evonne Brown: emccabe-brown@certisusa.com