Sumitomo Rubber North America, based in Rancho Cucamonga, California, is a leader in Ultra High Performance, Light Truck, Touring and All-Season vehicle tires and motorcycle tires developed and produced for a wide array of motorcycle, popular cars, trucks, off-road and crossover vehicles. The company markets its tires by utilizing multiple motorsports programs drifting, sportscar racing and off-roading as a technological platform to highlight strengths, capabilities and to improve its products. A subsidiary of Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Sumitomo Rubber North America distributes its products through seven strategically located centers across the United States in Southern California, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, Texas, Tennessee, and Florida. www.falkentire.com.
Responsible for executing upon a growing number of Sumitomo Rubber North America Inc marketing and advertising objectives. Works within a team environment to help drive key initiatives of, and support several departments within, the company. Position will report to the Marketing Communications Supervisor and will assist the team with social media, graphic design, video, website management, and various internal and external communications projects. Will be expected to understand brand image and comprehend company's key marketing and sales objectives in relation to essential job functions. Must display strong attention to detail, capacity to thrive in a fast-paced work environment, comprehension of design fundamentals, and ability to work proactively with limited direction.
MINIMUM SKILLSAND QUALIFICATIONS
Three (3) years of professional marketing experience in a fast-paced environment, preferably within the automotive industry.A Bachelor's Degree in Business, Advertising, Graphic Design or Communications from an accredited College, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. Must be proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) in addition to the following Adobe Creative Suite programs: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere Pro, and Adobe Flash is a plus. Must also be proficient in MAC OS. Must be detail-oriented, self-motivated, and able to travel up to 30% of the time both domestic and international.Must be able to stand, sit, move, and use fingers for extended periods of time. May require walking primarily on a level surface, reaching above shoulder heights and below the waist, as well as lifting up to 75 pounds.The work environment is typical of an office environment where the air is controlled and kept at mild temperatures. The work environment also consists of routine travel involving planes, cars, outdoor motorsport venues, entertainment facilities, restaurants, sports environments and office environment.