Associate Marketing Specialist - Avendra

Aramark Corp.
Rockville, MD
Jun 28, 2022
Jul 08, 2022
Full Time
Job DescriptionAs part of the Aramark family, Avendra Group brings the collective power of the strongest experts in supply chain and procurement services together in strategic partnership with customers and suppliers and finds the right solutions to help organizations realize their full potential. From healthcare and hospitality to leisure and senior living-Avendra Group's portfolio of companies offer best-in-class contracts and procurement solutions to help customers realize the highest value from our programs and services.This position supports the full range of marketing activities, which include writing and sending internal emails regarding program updates, designing and implementing customer-facing communications, producing and managing content, executing supplier-facing communication strategies, and educating suppliers on the resources available to market their offerings and do business with Aramark and Avendra Group. It requires a combination of writing, project management, tech-savviness and solid communication skills.Job Responsibilities Support the internal notifications process to help communicate updates on new suppliers and changing programs, and help promote new/renewing suppliers across all GPOs; Support 1-2 Strategic Sourcing VPs directly by attending team meetings, providing Marketing updates, and creating communications to help further their business objectives Support supplier marketing efforts, including: educating suppliers on available resources via newsletters and webinars, implementing communication approaches that generate awareness (eg sending customer-facing emails, updating webpages and collateral), increase understanding and improve usage of the products and services of contracted suppliers, and support sponsorship-related communications including post-event follow-up (Cvent). Collaborate directly with suppliers as well as with internal audiences. Support customer marketing efforts, including: Implement scheduled and ad hoc communication projects (newsletters, videos, webpages, brochures, webinars, email campaigns, etc.) that help educate customers on Avendra Group's value proposition and position Avendra Group as an expert. Be a "content generator" to help deliver high-quality content to key audiences that helps inform, educate and drive action. Take complex ideas and communicate them in a simple and elegant manner to a defined audience across a wide range of vehicles in long and short form - ensuring content and presentation are accurate and error free. Leverage technology solutions to deliver communication results: Email Service Provider/Marketing Automation solution, CRM/eRM solution, Marketing Analytics solution, Cognos reports, etc.; Pull reports and analyze data to help support periodic analytics meetings. Use the findings to help make suggestions and updates to communications and processes that help improve open rates, click through and other performance metrics. Support technical projects, enhancements and fixes related to customer/supplier facing technology projects. Suggest new ideas that improve the marketing/communications area or address broader business objectives. Support pertinent customer communications efforts (eg Customer Advisories) in an on-call/after-hours manner.Qualifications Good technical skills with the ability to grasp new technology systems easily Proficient use of MS Office Suite Good writing skills Ability to think creatively, find new solutions Solid project management skills - detail oriented and capable of managing multiple projects simultaneously Ability to work with a wide range of audiences in a professional manner 0-2 years of experience BS/BA in relevant field or equivalent years' experience Ability to speak/write/proofread in French or Spanish, preferredAbout AramarkOur MissionRooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet.At Aramark, we believe that every employee should enjoy equal employment opportunity and be free to participate in all aspects of the company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by applicable law.About AramarkThe people of Aramark proudly serve millions of guests every day through food, facilities, and uniform services in 19 countries around the world. Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you're pursuing - a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work - our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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