Marketing Coordinator - Corporate|R00| (Syracuse, NY)
at Carrols Corporation

Date Posted: 1/24/2020

Job Description

Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc., a growing company located in Syracuse, NY, and one of the largest restaurant companies in the U.S., has an excellent opportunity in our Marketing department for a Marketing Coordinator.


SUMMARY:

To increase sales and profits at the restaurant and area levels by developing, planning, and implementing effective local store marketing and restaurant community involvement programs.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and implement local marketing plans and programs to maximize market opportunities, effectively integrating them into national marketing strategy.
  • Evaluate and recommend requests for sponsorships and donations. Coordinate company involvement with community and non-profit organizations.
  • Visit units to research and communicate local store marketing programs and to enhance rapport with Restaurant Management, District Manager and Regional Director as needed.
  • Monitor targeted restaurant with negative sales trends and develop plan of attack program, including tactics and execution of these programs.
  • Plan and execute grand opening and grand re-opening activities as construction on restaurants is completed.
  • Responsible for copy development, memo communications, legal approval and ordering by working with the Marketing Department and Graphics to order all materials and communicate to all proper personnel. Be familiar with the procedures for placing newspaper, radio ads, direct mailings and social/digital media.
  • Attend DMA and other Burger King conference calls and meetings as requested.
  • Survey and maintain a market awareness of market conditions to include competitive advertising and promotional activity, economic conditions, etc.
  • Assist training field personnel through seminars, etc. as necessary.
  • Maintain organized files for each restaurant's marketing activities.
  • Collect data and analyze promotions as requested.
  • Develop programs that enhance the image of the company through community organizations, Chamber of Commerce and local school associations.
  • Handle customer complaints in a way which maintains a positive relationship between customers and company, when needed.
  • Responsible for acquiring, renewing and maintaining highway signs and billboards.
  • Keep contracts and reports up-to-date.
  • Coordinate outside coupon sources, fundraising books and discount cards, etc.
  • 30% - 40% travel required.
  • Other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • An individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 


EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • 4-year degree in Marketing/Business Administration is required.
  • Minimum 2 years experience in the Marketing field required.
  • Familiarity with restaurant and marketing operations desired


LANGUANGE SKILLS:

  • Must have the ability to express ideas persuasively and clearly.
  • Must have good written and oral communication skills.
  • Must have good customer service skills.
  • Must have the ability to organize and present material in a manner to gain agreement or acceptance.
  • Must have the ability to create, be creative, and develop ideas and projects.


COMPUTER SKILLS:

  • Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint Internet applications.
  • Social/Digital Media Platforms


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk, or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to handle or feel, and also to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk


WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Temperature controlled office.
  • The noise level in the work environment is low to moderate.
  • Travel required (30% - 40%).


EQUIPMENT USED:

  • Computer, fax, calculator, copier, phone, scanner


Carrols offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Equal Opportunity Employer


Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Syracuse, NY
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 1/24/2020

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Carrols Corporation is headquartered in Syracuse, New York. Carrols owns and operates more than 800 restaurants under the Burger King brand. Carrols operates in over 18 states and employs over 22,000 people.

Carrols is interested in creating opportunities for you; for your career.


Due to our size and continued growth, career opportunities are always present at Carrols. These opportunities are even more likely to become available due to our policy of "promotion from within". It is our philosophy and our strong desire to fill each of our management openings by promoting an existing Carrols' employee.

If you are a dynamic individual who is frustrated by bureaucracy and tenure rules, Carrols is for you. We offer quick advancement, training and no pre-determined time requirements. All we want are the best employees in the business.

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