Career Opportunities

Marketing Assistant position available (part-time)

Job Title: Marketing Assistant

Reports to: Event Manager

Description: Executive Events (EE) is seeking a creative, detail-oriented candidate with strong communication and administrative skills. EE only caters to business and corporate events. We work with business owners and marketing teams to show them how to generate leads for their business by hosting and participating in strategic events. There is opportunity to gain valuable experience while working on a variety of marketing and communication projects including market research, social media, content writing, as well as marketing strategy and creation.

Location: Granby Street, Downtown Norfolk. Some work can be done from home. Candidate will meet with Event Manager as scheduled.

Time Commitment: Part-time. Approximately 20 hours per week but may be project based. Times will vary.

Compensation: Submit requirements

– Develop, execute and evaluate marketing plans to promote companies and increase brand awareness
– Be involved in planning and executing advertising and promotional activities
– Assist with social media engagement by helping manage social channels. Draft and edit copy for social channels. Monitor social media web analytics (e.g. page views, likes, comments, followers) and provide feedback for growth. (Channels are Facebook Business, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.)
– Business research
– Help with creation of content strategy
– Assist with research for media programs
– Market research
– Compile and update databases
– Assist with event coordination
– Administrative duties

Required Skills/Qualifications:
– Ability to use prescribed formats and conform to rules of punctuation, grammar and style
– Self-starter
– Excellent oral and written communication skills
– Detail-oriented and organized
– Experience and knowledge in social media (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram)
– Strong interest in marketing
– Ability to work independently
– Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
– Friendly personality
– Punctual and dependable

Preferred Qualifications:
– Proficient in Google Drive, Docs, and Sheets
– Typing skills
– Knowledge of social media marketing
– Familiarity with LinkedIn
– Basic design

Application Instructions:
(Reply with the following)
– Bio and/or resume
– Reasons why you are interested in the marketing (and/or events) field
– Why or how an internship with this company may help you with your goals
– Do you meet the requirements
– Any additional information we should know about you

Applications are being accepted now. Send to

(Marketing Intern position also available. Description of work will be similar to Marketing Assistant description above. Will vary based on experience.)

Thank you!