Firmani + Associates Events Field Coordinator

Posting ID : A1068535307
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Marketing Advertising Pr

Firmani + Associates (F+A), a Seattle-based PR and marketing agency, presents an opportunity to gain valuable marketing, PR and promotional experience as the Events Field Coordinator for a community outreach program, implemented by our agency on behalf of PEMCO Insurance.

The program demonstrates PEMCO's local Northwest roots through a year-round series of marketing activities and event sponsorships across Washington and Oregon. The Field Coordinator is primarily responsible for acting as a liaison between the program's managers and a staff of brand ambassadors who represent PEMCO in the field at events. The Field Coordinator is a leading example to fellow brand ambassadors in interacting with event attendees; displaying enthusiasm, flexibility and problem solving at events, and understanding genuine representations of PEMCO's brand.

The Field Coordinator splits his/her time between important administrative work in-office, and in-the-field management of the brand ambassador team at Northwest venues.

Primary responsibilities include:
1. Event planning: Works with the program managers to evaluate and execute sponsorship agreements with event organizers.
2. Staff coordination: Works as liaison between program managers and brand ambassadors to coordinate schedules and ensure balanced coverage at events. Participates in recruiting and hiring as needed.
3. In-the-field leadership: Attends and staffs events in an oversight role to ensure best practices are followed and a high level of engagement is achieved at events.
4. Client-facing administration: Joins program managers in daily interaction and weekly meetings with client to report progress and roadblocks.

Requirements include:
A four-year degree in a business or communications-related field;
A perfect driving record (You will be representing an insurance company, after all!);
Proficient in social media applications for businesses;
A natural ability to interact and engage with the general public, and boundless enthusiasm;
Ability to lead and flourish in highly collaborative team environment where group success trumps all;
A desire to learn, engage and go the extra mile;
Enthusiasm for public relations and marketing, and a strong desire to increase one's skill set; and
Being able to lift at least 40 pounds.

Eligibility:
In addition to the requirements listed above, the Field Coordinator must have excellent written and verbal skills, thrive in a fast-paced environment, and enjoy the flexibility of a non-traditional work schedule.

Compensation & Benefits:
The Field Coordinator is a full-time commitment with hours split between office time and in the field at events, earning $17/hr. The Field Coordinator is also eligible for F+A's generous 401k benefits, health insurance, paid time off and performance bonuses.

Application Process:
Think you make the grade? Send us your resume and a cover letter.
Be sure to include "WALLY Field Coordinator" in the subject line and email your materials to info@firmani.com.

A Little About PEMCO Insurance. . .
PEMCO Insurance is a Seattle-based provider of auto, home, boat and umbrella insurance to Northwest residents. PEMCO is the largest locally based insurance company in Washington and Oregon that takes pride in doing business with Northwest people for more than 60 years. The company's ad campaign, with the tagline "We're A Lot Like You. A Little Different." celebrates the values and quirks we share as Northwest residents.

Check PEMCO out at www.pemco.com or www.werealotlikeyou.com.


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