Technology in Careers

  1. Media and Digital Sales Executive

Townsquare Media

Job description can be found here.

  • Present and close appropriate marketing solution programs. These programs may include any of Townsquare Media’s many assets for clients: Broadcast and Online radio, digital products such as display, streaming, loyalty programs, e-commerce, audience extension and digital marketing services.
  • Enter new customer data and other sales contract details for station clients.
  • To be able to become a stronger candidate for this position I need to learn about all of the company’s technology that they use. I also would need to perfect my public speaking skills, so that I can properly present on required items.
  1. Promotions Associate, Jr

Greater Good / CharityUSA.com

Job description can be found here.

  • Set up and maintain online store promotions in proprietary software.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite.
  • Some knowledge of HTML is a plus.
  • In order to be competitive for this job, I would need to learn and perfect my skills in Microsoft Office suite. I would also need to research HTML, so that I have a one-up on some other applicants.
  1. Social Media Marketing Specialist

The YMCA, Grand Rapids

Job Description

  • Bachelor’s degree relevant to web, digital media, or marketing preferred.
  • A social media ‘native’ – Live and breathe all things social
  • Responsible for the management of social media presence on all relevant platforms.
  • This position requires the applicant to be up to date with social media. I am very up to date with most social medias, but would need to update my knowledge on Google+, and Tumblr. I also would need to obtain my bachelors degree to apply for this job.
  1. Associate Director, Marketing

Bissell, Grand Rapids

Job description can be found here.

  • Responsible for development of advertising creative, media, consumer promotion and packaging plans working seamlessly with the Marketing Communications department
  • Develops product and consumer programs by trade channel or account
  • In order to be competitive for this position I will need to update myself on the software that the company uses for developing their advertising creative, media, consumer promotion and packaging plans. I will also need to know how to use trade channels, which I currently do not know how to use.
  1. Digital Marketing Coordinator

Grand Rapids Downtown Market

Job description can be found here.

  • move effortlessly between social media platforms
  • Devising strategies to drive online traffic to the Downtown Market website
  • Managing Facebook ads for for brand awareness and sales
  • Improving the usability, design, content and conversion of the Downtown Market website
  • This job requires me to design the website for the company. I feel as if I fall short in this area, because I do not know how to build or edit websites. On the other hand, I would be good at managing the Facebook ads, and making them appealing to the companies needs.
  1. Graphic Design and Marketing Intern

Uccello’s Hospitality Group

Job description can be found here.

  • Create and schedule content, graphics and campaigns for Instagram, Facebook, & Twitter
  • Development of email campaigns
  • This job requires me to develop email campaigns. I am currently unaware of what an email campaign is, therefore I would need to know what this is, and how to do it before I apply. I also need to create graphics, which I would need to learn how to do to apply for this position.
  1. Advertising Account Executive

Impressions Media & Advertising

Job description can be found here.

  • Well-developed computer skills (Internet and MS Office)
  • Must provide own laptop and mobile phone devices and services with internet capabilities.
  • In order to be a qualified applicant for this job, I will need to brush up on my Microsoft Office skills. On top of this, I am required to have my own cell phone, computer, and interned access. I do have these things.
  1. Digital Marketing Strategist

Cull Group

Job description can be found here.

  • Digital Advertising Campaigns: create, monitor, and optimize PPC and PPI campaigns on platforms such as Google Adwords and Facebook Business
  • Social Media: develop strategy, content calendars, content, and reports for Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and other social media platforms
  • Search Engine Optimization: perform SEO website audits, strategic planning, optimization, content creation, and reporting
  • This job requires Search Engine Optimization. I am currently unaware what this means. If I want this job I would have to learn what this is and perfect it. It also requires creating content for social media, which I would be able to do.
  1. Community Relations/Marketing Manager

The Village at Appledorn

Job description can be found here.

  • Computer literacy in MS Word, Publisher, email and familiarity with the Internet is required.
  • This job requires computer literacy in multiple programs. I am capable of using all of these programs. But, this job does require a real-estate license, which I would need to get.
  1. Marketing Coordinator

Comprehensive Physical Therapy

Job description can be found here.

  • Plans, oversees and maintains advertising and promotion activities including print, online, and electronic media.
  • Monitors competitor marketing activities
  • This job requires me to monitor competitor marketing activates, which I would be able to do. But, I may not be able to plan print advertising activities, so I need to learn how to do that.
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