An established Management Company seeks a part-time or full-time Horticulture Marketing Manager to join our team in Raleigh, NC (work from home position).
Responsibilities include: • Manage communications and marketing for 2 clients in the horticulture industry. • Write and distribute press releases. • Write, format, and send electronic newsletters and marketing emails, including in mobile responsive format. • Manage social media accounts and develop social media strategy. • Develop marketing campaigns for events as well as plants. • Design digital ads. • Update and maintain client websites. • Ensure brand integrity for each client. • Assist with additional office work as needed, including working with licensees.
Requirements • Keen interest in and moderate knowledge of the horticulture industry. • College degree in horticulture, marketing, communications, business, or similar field required or equivalent experience. • 3+ years experience in marketing, communications, or similar field preferred. • Above average proficiency with Microsoft Office (particularly Word and PowerPoint). • Solid knowledge of InDesign with some experience in Photoshop and Illustrator. • Experience with website back offices, social media platforms, and e-newsletter platforms required. • Familiarity with Google Drive, Dropbox, and project management software a plus. • Experience meeting deadlines and maintaining detailed records. • Comfortable multi-tasking, self-starter, good communication and problem solving skills. • Must be able to stay organized and pay attention to details. • Ability to travel out of the state several times a year and work onsite at conventions and meetings, which requires long days spent standing and moving. • Ability to travel internationally on occasion
Position can be part-time or full-time. Competitive salary. Work from home position with limited travel required. Ability for flexible hours though majority of work hours must be on a regular schedule during business hours. Established, successful, progressive company.
Please submit cover letter and resume.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Woody Bibens & Associates
Woody Bibens and Associates, Inc. is a professional association management company that was founded in 1989. We work with clients in the horticulture industry on state, regional and national levels, specializing in trade associations. Woody Bibens and Associates provide full spectrum management services.
President and owner Sarah Woody Bibens brings 30+ years of experience as an Executive Director, working with local, state and regional trade associations. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri - Columbia with a degree in Forest Management.
Vice President Emily Bibens Chung has her CAE and an MPhil Management degree from the Judge School of Business, University of Cambridge. She manages the Raleigh, NC office, where most WBA staff work.