Regional Marketing Specialist (KS/MO/OK)

US-KS | US-MO-Kansas City | US-OK
Department
Store Support Staff (Corporate/Field Support)
Position Type
Full-Time
Requisition ID
31922

Overview

The Regional Marketing Specialist coordinates and implements marketing communication projects with responsibilities that include public relations, special events execution, advertising, and creating brand awareness. This position is responsible for maintaining direct, face-to-face contact with community partners, and increasing Sprouts’ exposure on the ground with regular strategic community events, activities and partnerships. The Regional Marketing Specialist functions as a liaison between the Sprouts support office and their assigned regional locations.

Essential Functions

  • Effectively develop, coordinate and execute regional and local store marketing plans, including grand openings, remodels, competitive intrusion and focus store activity
  • Identifies thorough on-the-ground research (Trade Area Assessment) to identify potential partnership opportunities to promote Sprouts’ brand
  • Contacts and schedule follow up meetings with business and community partners, maintain current contacts and relationship status database
  • Ensure all marketing plans vertically integrate the national, regional and local efforts
  • Develop current programs and assist in creation of new partnership and community based programs to increase Sprouts’ visibility, brand awareness, sales and customer count
  • Oversee the successful implementation and execution of national marketing programs in all assigned stores
  • Attend regional staff and store department manager meetings, communicate marketing plans and projects to regional and store staff via in-person meetings and conference calls
  • Communicate regional and store plans to Regional Marketing team, including attending all Regional Marketing staff meetings, calls and training sessions
  • Screen incoming proposals for new regional and local store marketing opportunities
  • Monitor, review, and report on marketing activity and results
  • Provide social media content for local events and activities
  • Effectively forecast and manage annual regional budget
  • Schedule and conduct store tours
  • Other related duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Physical Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in Marketing, Advertising, Business Management or related field with two (2) years of experience in retail/consumer marketing, sales, or event planning preferred; or an acceptable combination of education and experience
  • Requires creative thinking, enthusiasm, and outgoing personality
  • Ability to work a full-time flexible schedule, including some nights and weekends required
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Instant Messaging, Remote Connection to network, and experience performing Internet research
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, within a team, and cross-functionally
  • Excellent time management and demonstrated ability to set priorities effectively and efficiently a must
  • Strong, effective communication and interpersonal skills through email, phone, and personal interactions
  • Understanding of customer and market dynamics, needs, and requirements
  • Excellent event planning, project management, and oral and written communications skills are needed to develop marketing programs from start to finish
  • Ability to speak comfortably in front of large audiences

Benefits

In addition to a rewarding career, Sprouts offers a comprehensive program to help support you and your family. These programs include:

  • Competitive pay
  • Opportunities for career growth
  • 15% discount for you and one other family member in your household on all purchases made at Sprouts
  • Flexible schedules
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  

Eligibility requirements may apply for the following benefits:

  • 401(K) Retirement savings plan with a generous company match
  • Affordable benefit coverage, including medical, dental vision
  • Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts for healthcare and dependent care
  • Company paid life insurance and short-term disability coverage

Why Sprouts

Grow with us!

If you have a passion for inspiring people and a flair for fresh food, consider applying for a job at Sprouts! With a focus on customer service, our neighborhood grocery stores offer high-quality, farm fresh produce, natural meats, plenty of scoop-your-own bulk goods and much more in a fun, friendly, old-fashioned farmer’s market setting.  Come grow your career in healthy living with a fast-paced, rapidly growing company and teams that pride themselves on empowering others along their journey.

 

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The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and requirements. Sprouts’ management reserves the right to amend and change duties, responsibilities, and requirements to meet business and organizational needs as necessary.

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