Kalmar Solutions Director, Marketing and Communications, AMER in Miami, United States
Director, Marketing and Communications, AMER
Kalmar USA, Inc, the leading global supplier of container & load handling equipment and services, is seeking a
Director, Marketing and Communications, AMER
Based out of Miami, Florida office, the Marketing and Communications Director will be responsible for the Kalmar brand development and management in the Americas region, including developing and coordinating marketing communications processes and daily activities within the Americas region for all divisions and business lines. This individual will be the point of contact for all public relations and internal communications with the assigned region. Specifically, the individual will be responsible for the marketing for the Forklift Truck product line, APD and Services group within the Americas region.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Developing a Marketing and Communications strategy for Kalmar Americas region
Driving development initiatives related to Kalmar brand and marketing communications processes and activities in the Americas
Support Kalmar Americas management in internal and external communications
Support local marketing resources across the region in brand management and ensuring a consistent way of working
Coordination of press relations and Kalmar press activities in the Americas region in cooperation with Kalmar global marketing and communication
Coordination of Kalmar advertising activities in Americas
Coordination of Kalmar exhibitions in the Americas region
Editor for kalmarusa.com website, coordination and content/user support for other local websites in the region
Writing news releases, articles and success stories for Kalmar’s global and local communications channels
Member of Kalmar customer magazine editorial board
Participate in Kalmar global level marketing and communications development initiatives and projects
Planning and implementing marketing activities, campaigns and events to support Kalmar Forklift truck & APD sales in the Americas in cooperation with FLT, APD and Services business line marketing
Job Requirements: Education
University degree in marketing, communications, business administration or related field
At least 5 years of relevant experience, preferably from global industrial business, Latin experience preferred
Business oriented mindset
Excellent written and verbal English and Spanish skills
Structured way of working
Proven project management skills
Proactive and cooperative approach
Good networking skills
Ability to work independently
Experience in media relations and social media
Experience in MS SharePoint, web content management systems, newsletter tools and Photoshop
Kalmar offers a challenging and interesting position in an international company with most recent automation technology. We have strong will to succeed and you will be part of a highly motivated team. With us, you have substantial opportunities for personal development, and will be working with highly skilled colleagues.
Kalmar USA provides a competitive compensation and benefit package, including 401(k), Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance plans, paid vacation and 9 paid holidays.
For further information please contact Lori Pheigaru 1-785-229-1147.
Please submit your application, resume and salary request by 25 October 2016.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move. www.kalmarglobal.com
Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's sales totalled approximately EUR 3.7 billion in 2015 and it employs over 11,000 people. Cargotec's class B shares are quoted on Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd under symbol CGCBV. www.cargotec.com
Position: Director, Marketing and Communications, AMER
Location: United States, Miami, Florida
Apply by: 25.10.2016