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Join boundless thinkers from all walks of life working together to feed the world. Take pride in working with powerful brands, including Purina Animal Nutrition, Nutra Blend, WinField United, Vermont Creamery, KozyShack, and more.You'll join a global team committed to everything from the seeds that go into the ground, to the technology that improves crop yields and sustainability, to the nutrition that animals need, to marketing the final product.Marketing SpecialistThe Marketing Specialist role supports the Marketing team with fulfillment, implementation and execution of the tactics required to deliver our growth and brand strategy. This role would take day-to-day direction from the Marketing Manager and work closely with other teammates to ensure the finest details are looked after. Collaboration with multiple stakeholders and business units is required. The ideal candidate is organized, enthusiastic, creative, and industrious. Marketing acumen is an asset, but abundant experience is not required.Key Responsibilities Include: Fulfillment Support: Lead the implementation and execution of marketing tactics to support delivering the strategy. Look after the small details, prepare information for marketing manager and technical manager for optimal efficiency.Set-up, test and track engagement with digital learning tools like Brainshark?.Proofread marketing materials and manage revisions with agency partners.Digital Marketing Support: Lead the development of social media content and on-going engagement with followers. Support MDM's and Agronomists with content creation & editing; Track and report against KPI's.Create, schedule and track impact of email marketing activations with key audiences.Update website content on regular basis and track engagement.Event Planning Support: Support the planning and execution of major marketing events to deliver strong value to participants and strong ROI for WinField United. Events include tours, education events, tradeshows, customer events and demand creation events.Provide internal support and guidance to WUC employees in regards to updates on events and best management practices to execute successfully.Manage budgets and relationships with vendors.Learn best practices and set up virtual engagement opportunities for the team and customers. Required Qualifications: A university degree in business, marketing, agronomy, plant sciences, related field or equiv experience.2+ years of experience working in marketing, sales, and/or business development disciplines, preferably in agriculture.Sense of humor and strong teaming skills.Excellent verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills.Strong project management and organizational planning skills.Willing to take on diverse projects and independently learn new skills to complete projects.Demonstrated attention to detail and highly effective problem-solving skills.Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite requiredLand O'Lakes and our global entities support diversity in employment practices.Neither Land O'Lakes, nor its affiliates or search firms, will ever contact you and ask for confidential information over the phone or in email. If you receive a call or email like this, please do not provide the information being requested. If you need to submit a reasonable accommodation request to complete the employment application process, please call the HR Solution Center at 844-LOL-HR4U (844-565-4748) M-F 8:00am-4:30pm


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Saskatoon, SK, Canada
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