Marketing Coordinator – Venice Brands

Time Commitment: 20-25 hours per week

Location: Venice Brands Office

Compensation: $20/hour

We’re looking for a part-time marketing coordinator with the potential to grow into a full-time role. This job is a unique opportunity for someone early in their career who is interested in marketing and consumer goods to work across multiple brands and also have exposure to the investment side of the business. This person would be crucial in keeping projects moving and executing on marketing initiatives.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work with the Director of Marketing to support marketing across portfolio brands
  • Place orders and coordinate with various vendors for branded materials
  • Dropbox file management (product images, logos, graphics, sales materials)
  • Sharing brand assets with vendors/partners
  • Help with PowerPoint presentations and edits
  • Create and manage surveys and sampling efforts to test out new products or evaluate new brands
  • Developing a survey panel for Venice Brands
  • Research (trend info, consumer info, competitors)
  • Managing the Venice Brands social media properties

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, business or marketing focus preferred
  • 1-2 years of work experience, marketing preferred
  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • Microsoft Office Suite – Excel and PowerPoint skills must be strong
  • Ability to thrive in a small, fast-moving company with minimal oversight
  • Interest in consumer goods
  • Solid understanding of social media platforms

Manager of Strategy & Operations – Venice Brands

Venice Brands is seeking a highly analytical, strategic and creative addition to its team to serve as the company’s Manager of Strategy & Operations. The position will be primarily focused on helping our portfolio of brands with strategic and operational initiatives, which will include projects such as budgeting and financial analysis, analyzing new packaging options, helping marketing with new product development, optimizing supply chain and logistics, etc. There will also be some assistance in sourcing new brands for the portfolio and conducting due diligence, but this will not be the primary focus.

Responsibilities

  • Work alongside management to design and lead strategic and operational initiatives across the brands
  • Project manage cross-functional initiatives including scope definition, process management, key analysis, etc.
  • Source outside consultants and other industry experts in select functions to help guide these initiatives
  • Assist with analyzing market trends, identifying interesting new brands, and conducting due diligence

Qualifications

  • BS/MS degree from a top tier college or university; MBA from a top tier school strongly preferred
  • Ideal candidates will have experience in management consulting (or similar) and food & beverage operations
  • Successful track record managing cross-functional initiatives with numerous stakeholders and tight deadlines
  • Strong MS Excel modeling and analysis skills, MS PowerPoint presentation skills, and analytical approach to issues
  • Strong analytical skills and data-driven thinking, including experience cutting IRI/ SPINS data
  • Very motivated self-starter who will analyze the businesses, identify opportunities and go after them
  • Ability to communicate and influence people across all levels of the organization
  • Ability to coach, train, develop, and encourage new team members over time

Interested candidates should send an email and resume to info@venicebrands.com