Posted Date: Sep 1, 2021+ We are hiring immediately for a MARKETING/COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST I position. + Location: Bethesda, MD: online applications accepted only. *Internal Employee Referral Bonus Available We Make Applying Easy! Want to apply to this job via text messaging? Text JOB to 75000 and search requisition ID number 839710. The advertised program is an AI recruiting assistant that helps you apply to jobs with Compass Group. Message frequency varies. Message and data rates may apply. Text STOP to opt out or HELP for help. Terms and conditions: Diversity of thought and inclusion for all is what drives our success - we invite you to start your journey with us today! Eurest is recognized worldwide for standards of service and excellence within the foodservice industry. Embracing an ownership mindset, Eurest leverages global resources, promotes a local presence and enriches the communities we serve. The Eurest Promise, "connect with people, inspire through food, create solutions, and live our promise," is exemplified throughout our organization. Eurest is proud to serve the world's most respected successful corporations, including many of the Fortune 500. Job SummaryWorking as a Marketing/Communictions Specialist for Compass will allow you the opportunity to work with GREAT people like yourself! The purpose of this is to market our food service through communications and social media in a corporate dining environment Key Responsibilities:+ Assists in all marketing, advertising and promotional activities+ Analyzes customer research, current market conditions and competitor information+ Assists in the development and implementation of marketing plans and projects for new and existing accounts+ Expands and develops marketing/ communication platforms+ Manages the productivity of the marketing/communication plans and projects+ Monitors, reviews and reports on all marketing /communication activity and results+ Delivers marketing /comnunication activity within agreed budget+ Reports on return on investment and key performance metrics+ Creates marketing presentations+ Monitors industry best practices and trendsPreferred Qualifications: + BS degree in Marketing or Communications preferred+ Minimum of one year of marketing /communication experience+ Experience in retail food service is highly desired+ Ability to present to large groups+ Knowledge of merchandising and promotions+ Excellent writing skills+ Understanding of how to market through social media Associates at Eurest are offered many fantastic benefits. Both full-time and part-time positions offer the following benefits to associates: + Medical + Dental + Vision + Life Insurance/AD + Disability Insurance + Retirement Plan + Associate Shopping Program + Health and Wellness Programs + Discount Marketplace + Identity Theft Protection + Pet Insurance + Voluntary Benefits, including Critical Illness Insurance, Accident Insurance, Hospital Indemnity Insurance, Legal Services, and Choice Auto and Home Program In addition, full-time positions also offer the following benefits to associates: + Commuter Benefits + Employee Assistance Program + Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law. Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance).