Distributor Marketing Specialist

PEER Bearing Company

PEER Bearing Company is a growing bearing manufacturer in the United States, serving mainly the industrial market with major strengths in Agriculture, Electrical, Fluid Power, Industrial Transmission, Material Handling, and Off-Highway, offering a wide range of highly engineered, precision bearing products. The company has grown over the past 50 years into a Global manufacturing company. Today PEER fosters a professional working environment where every employee, at every level, is simply among their peers. PEER prides itself on its ability to retain talent through consistently challenging and rewarding our employees and providing true opportunity for career growth. Choosing to be a part of the PEER family will result in working in a unique environment where new ideas, passion, and self motivation are key. Working at PEER is not just about having a career; it’s about being a part of a family that is both personally and professionally enriching. PEER is headquartered in Waukegan, Illinois.


Position Details

Distributor Marketing Specialist
Northern Illinois
Waukegan, IL

The Distribution Marketing Specialist will support growth of the Distribution Sales channel through administrative and marketing projects.

PEER is seeking the role of Distributor Marketing Specialist with a hybrid position working with PEER's distributor sales and marketing whose primary function is to support sales growth of PEER's distributor sales. The Distributor Marketing Specialist will act as a shared resource between sales and marketing and will be integral to supporting key company strategies regarding the sales and marketing of distribution sales. Responsibilities include database creation and maintenance, management of the promotional programs, vendor management and maintenance, and assistance with internal and external communication.

This role is mainly project based. It will work with internal and external stakeholders to acquire information and approvals from appropriate contributors, managing timelines, and project expectations. Ideally, this person will need to possess the perfect mixof creative and analytical!

This position requires someone with excellent communication andorganizational skills. The ideal candidate would be an intermediate user on MS Office applications, especially Excel and Powerpoint. Working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite is also a must. PEER's technically advanced products requires candidates with mechanical aptitude along with business acumen. 


  • Bachelors Degree in Marketing, Communication,Business Management, or related field
  • 0-2 years experience in a sales or marketing
  • Understanding of industrial distribution channels
  • Possibility of up to 25% travel
  • Must sign a non-compete agreement

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