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Unit Marketing Specialist

Job category: Marketing

Job ID: 65460


Posted: 20-Sep-2017

Sodexo at Marshall University Home of the Thundering Herd, located in Huntington, WV is looking for a Marketing Specialist


Are you Creative? have great presentation and 'people" skills?  Sodexo at Marshall has a job for you. If you have experience developing and implementing effective marketing plans.

Marshall University is a large state university with two resident dining halls. Five retail locations with several brands as well as concessions and catering departments. 

This positions supports the on-campus dining team by creating, customizing, implementing, and presenting marketing plans, strategies/programs, visual merchandising and social media in order to promote our dining program and drive sales.  This person will have a high level of customer contact and must be comfortable assuming a leadership position during promotional events and presenting/speaking to students, parents, faculty and staff.  This position requires strong presentation skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills,


Duties will include;

  • Coordinates and implements all unit marketing initiatives to drive sales growth, coordinates unit specific strategic business plan/marketing plans and its implementation, communication and evaluation.
  • Maintains and track research, customer feedback and satisfaction and reviews statistics and trends with appropriate managers.  Tracks, analyze and report on results of marketing initiatives responsible for daily posts/tweet and monitoring of all applicable social media .  Identifies needs and makes Recommendations for increasing sales.  Creates and distributes monthly marketing calendar for retail/res. dining.
  • Participate in Marketing Conference calls and training.
  • Must have computer and web-based systems training or demonstrate the ability to use.  

Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma, GED or equivalent

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.