Marketing & Events Manager

Cedar Rapids, IA

Posted: 07/12/2023 Employment Type: Permanent Industry: Marketing Job Number: 5339

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Marketing and Events Manager
Our transportation client located in Cedar Rapids, IA is seeking to add a new Marketing and Events Manager to their team. The Marketing and Events Manager will be responsible for developing, executing, and implementing a content strategy that drives engagement, grows brand awareness, and enables growth.


  • Provides leadership to the marketing team as well as strong communication across teams/departments
  • Maintain and enforce brand standards by providing documentation, direction, and feedback on artwork, design techniques, and brand style guides to designers to maintain consistency
  • Oversee graphic design for marketing campaigns both internal and external including materials for distribution
  • Leads and manages sourcing for all corporate apparel and promotional items
  • Identify and propose internal/external ideas and initiatives to help promote general awareness of the company brand
  • Responsible for press releases detailing company announcements/promotions; organizing employee community involvement and tracking; reviewing Google and other customer “rating” tools and driving programs to improve those
  • Provides writing, photography, and events support
  • Website design and working with vendors to keep up-to-date and drive search engine optimization (SEO), including review of analytics
  • Strong familiarity with web and social media platforms, including content and social media analysis tools
  • Collaborate with Director of Recruiting to create strategies and develop/execute plans to meet driver hiring goals
  • Manage recruiting focused website, social media presence, and reputation management
  • Manage creation of ad copy and content including photo shoots and video production
  • Research advertising opportunities, manage generating digital and print ads, organize content and communications with vendors and coordinates with internal teams on ad campaigns
  • Maintain relationships with industry associations and stakeholders as appropriate to promote the industry and the company
  • Engage, support, and partner with the community to produce a positive reputation
  • Promote and administrate participation in awards, contests, and programs as appropriate
  • Manage sponsorships, donations, volunteering, and charity events
  • Supports internal marketing initiatives and needs, including executive communications
  • WorkTango employee engagement platform support
  • Assists with managing the Ultimate Driver Challenge and Heritage Collection programs
  • Manages and coordinates internal communications including monthly update videos, newsletters, digital signage
  • Manage company tickets and hosting for sporting and community events, including Iowa Hawkeye Football Tailgates
  • Assist with the celebrating and promoting employee milestones and achievements


  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Microsoft Office software proficiency required
  • Constant Contact and Hootsuite experience is preferred
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and time management skills
  • Creative thinker with the ability to convert marketing concepts into deliverable results
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and maintain a professional image
  • Excellent presentation skills with the ability to speak to a variety of audiences
  • Travel as needed

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