To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Requires an Associates degree in business, marketing, communications, journalism or a job related major and one to three years of related experience; or a combination of education and experience, preferably in a business-to-business (B2B) environment.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills essential. Exceptional proofreading skills required. Strong ability work in teams and influence others at all levels to move projects forward is essential. Client services orientation required. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, and technical procedures. Ability to prepare reports, business correspondence, brochures, product literature and manuals, training manuals, and promotional advertisements. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers, vendors and other employees of the organization.
Requires strong knowledge of MS Office Suite and ability to learn to operate website content management system (CMS), Sharepoint, and ERP software. Knowledge of Photoshop and graphic design software such as InDesign, and Illustrator considered a plus.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: REASONING ABILITY:
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra. Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Strong ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously and work well under deadlines and time constraints. High degree of organization and attention to detail required. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to creatively solve complex problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Requires the ability to operate a variety of standard business machines, such as a computer and the job related software, a keyboard, calculator, telephone, FAX, photocopier, postage machine, binding machine, etc. Knowledge of desktop publishing software considered a plus.