Affiliate Marketing Specialist (Salt Lake City)
We are a leading retailer of health and wellness products located in Salt Lake City, Utah.
We are seeking a talented Affiliate Marketing Specialist. The Affiliate Marketing Specialist's primary job will be on affiliate marketing planning, developing and executing marketing programs that support and recruit new affiliates for the purpose of growing online sales of our products.
Affiliate marketing personnel work closely with product marketing, IT and company executives to publish various affiliate marketing initiatives. Some of these activities include performing marketing research on potential affiliate partners; monitoring affiliates and enforcing company procedures around affiliate programs; reviewing affiliate contracts, nurturing relationships with external vendors, affiliates and partners; and creating campaigns centered on our products.
The Affiliate Marketing Specialist should have previous experience purchasing and negotiating pricing for various media, including email, banner and display media buying. They will also exhibit some analytical and technology-based skills, which play an essential role in maintaining campaign management applications and generating marketing reports.
Candidates should be proficient in Microsoft Word, Power Point, and Excel, as well as cold-calling and marketing analysis. Other skills that prove helpful in this position include project management, website management and strategic planning.
The ideal candidate would also have experience with various campaign management platforms such as Linktrust or Cake.
Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelors of Science (BS) degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications or relevant work experience and 2+ years of affiliate marketing experience
Successful history of working in a fast-growing, dynamic, metrics-driven business environment with Email Marketing, Social Media, Online Advertising and Marketing, Media Buying, Affiliate Marketing, and Advanced Excel skills
Must be positive, enthusiastic, have great attention to detail, excellent verbal/written communication abilities and be very proactive and well organized. Please be prepared to provide references from previous employment.
College Education. Some experience ideal, but not necessary.