Road Warrior

Employer Paragon Marketing Group
Location Not specified
Type Internship
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More details https://paragonmarketing.biz
Posted on September 21, 2022

Description

Job Title: Road Warrior

Date Position Opens: September 1, 2022

Hours: Part-time from April 1, 2023 through August 31, 2023, with the opportunity to continue through December 31, 2023

SUMMARY

As a Road Warrior, you will be employed by Paragon for certain marketing programs (the “Programs”), managed by Paragon for its clients. In this position, you will work with a designated Paragon Representative and act as a liaison between Paragon and the venues at which you will carry out your job duties. This includes becoming knowledgeable of all aspects of the Programs, becoming familiar with all products that are promoted in the Programs, and being available to answer questions of venue/event contacts and event attendees.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS include the following:

DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with strategic planning for product and premium placement at each event
  • Assist with managing and overseeing on-site logistics and on-site staff at events, as needed
  • Assist your Paragon Representative and local venues to manage the shipping process, including assistance with:

    – Receiving inventory of products, premiums, and equipment and determining storage location(s) – Coordinating the unloading of supplies from the truck and verifying correct quantities received – Packing equipment at the end of the event and scheduling a pick-up time and location

  • Assist your Paragon Representative and local venues to manage allocation and distribution of products and premiums, including: – Verifying logistics, including times, locations, and messaging
    – Serving correct products at correct times and correct temperature
    – Ensuring that quantities of products and supplies have been distributed appropriately
  • Troubleshoot and provide ongoing feedback and evaluation of local events
  • Perform other duties as assigned based on business needs

    WORK SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Is self-motivated and capable of working without supervision outside of an office environment
  • Possesses strong public speaking skills, sound organizational skills, and computer literacy
  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and an ability to manage other employees
  • Exhibits a professional demeanor and compelling customer service attitude
  • Is high-energy and dependable, and possesses a strong work ethic
  • Is able to work in a team environment
  • Is results-driven and well organized, with an ability to prioritize, organize, and manage multiple projects
  • Exhibits adeptness at responding to new opportunities and adapting quickly to shifting conditions
  • Demonstrates an ability to follow directions and meet deadlines

    EXPERIENCE

    Internship experience in marketing industry preferred

    TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

    • Must have reliable transportation for local travel
    • Extensive national travel and limited local travel required, extending into nights and weekends
    • Must be available to travel potentially 12 out of 16 weekends between May 1, 2023 and August 31, 2023
    • Must be available to travel May 26-May 30 and June 30-July 5 for events

      EDUCATION

    • High School diploma or GED required
    • If currently a college student, preferably in a program pertaining to marketing, advertising, sports management, or business

      PHYSICAL DEMANDS

      Standing and sitting for prolonged periods of time; occasional lifting of light to moderate weight objects

      Consent to a background check and compliance with Paragon’s drugs and alcohol policy are conditions of employment, and drug/alcohol testing may be required in accordance with applicable law