Are you a creative person with excellent verbal and written communication skills who enjoys training? Do you have the marketing skills to be able to provide fresh perspectives and new ideas to an already successful campus food service program?
Sodexo is seeking a Unit Marketing Specialist for Grand Canyon University - in Phoenix, AZ. GCU is one of the fastest growing universities in the country and Sodexo's contract is all Retail with over 25 retail venues on campus. The Unit Marketing Specialist will be working with the General Manager, Retail, Catering managers along with the Chef to better the experiences of our customers and clients.
What’s in it for you? Working for Sodexo as the Unit Marketing Specialist at Grand Canyon University will provide you with the opportunity to contribute your skills to a company that supports hundreds of college campuses and thousands upon thousands of college students across the country, offers clear career paths and room for growth and advancement, professional resources and training.
This is a great opportunity for a recent marketing graduate with 3- 5 years field experience who also has the ability to train along with possessing stellar verbal and written communication skills. The ideal candidate has a formal degree/ trade school certificate and food marketing experience in a campus environment.
Is this opportunity right for you? If your answer to the following questions is "yes" then please consider applying:
We are looking for candidates who can:
The Unit Marketing Specialist will work a typical shift of Monday through Friday, but flexibility will be needed to work occasional weekends. #LI
This position leads coordinated efforts in implementing and deploying unit marketing growth and customer satisfaction and retention strategies. Leads unit marketing plan development, implementation, communication and evaluation with analysis, training and engagement. Leads projects and is a resource for a strategic area. Can work as a project manager and/or liaison for marketing strategies, concepts and projects.
-Student Engagement: Engaging student body with promotions and programs to increase customer satisfaction and retention
-Partnerships: Partner with University for special events
-Web/Social Media: Increase Website and Social Media presence through Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc.
-Must have high energy, flexible, team oriented but work independently, and be a multi-tasker. Attention to detail, great communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills.
-Interacts with internal team members, media and public relations
-Ensures customers and Sodexo/SodexoMAGIC goals are aligned
-Coordinate all unit marketing initiatives to drive sales growth and track results
Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.