• New Business Development Coordinator

    Job ID 2018-2542
    Job Locations
    US-WA-Woodinville
    Category
    New Business Development
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    ABOUT BDA
    BDA brings the world’s biggest brands to life through promotional merchandise. Fortune 500 companies come to us looking to connect with their consumers on an emotional level. We create three-dimensional advertising that people invite into their homes, offices, cars and classrooms. We let people see, touch, feel, own and interact with a brand in a way no other marketing permits. It’s what we like to call the Power of Merchandise.


    We give our team members the creative freedom and foster the entrepreneurial spirit necessary to champion our clients’ branding goals utilizing cutting edge ideas. Our people are our No. 1 asset, and we remain committed to making our company a great place to work for our team and family.


    We take great pride in our company culture—one that inspires teamwork, fun and excellence across our organization. We’re energetic people who love what we do—churning out more than 50 million units each year for the world’s most admired brands in a fun, fast paced environment that rewards high achievement.

    Responsibilities

    • Draft and edit Request for Proposal (RFP) responses; prepare written materials for editing and approval by Manager and other team/company leadership (ability to review comprehensive RFP documents)
    • Collect, create, or edit assets for new business projects, proposals and presentations (PPT, agendas, implementation schedules, etc.) using Microsoft Office software, including, but not limited to: Word, Excel, Project & PowerPoint
    • Collaborate in ideation and design of direct mail campaigns; responsible for tactical execution of direct mail campaigns
    • Handle day-to-day and presentation-driven tactical needs including: shipment of packages, pick-up materials from local suppliers, coordinating with internal teams, etc.
    • Creative ideation and brainstorming with Manager and/or team for presentation themes, messaging, gifting, etc.
    • Meet client driven and interdepartmental tight deadlines through excellent organization skills and prioritization
    • Other duties as assigned    

    Qualifications

    Relevant Skills/Experience

    • Essay or research writing/school workload with heavy emphasis on writing papers
    • Grant or proposal writing
    • Marketing or Business Development internships with experience in copywriting
    • Undergrad degree in English, Business, Marketing, Communications, Political Science, Professional or Business Writing, Journalism, Public Relations, etc.

     

     

    Experience Requirements

    • Proven ability to manage tight deadlines
    • Strong writing skills required - Marketing experience preferred
    • Ability to work efficiently within Microsoft Office programs, specifically: Word, PowerPoint, Excel

                   

    Job Skills & Traits

    • Detail oriented, extremely organized, good interpersonal skills for internal relationship-building
    • Ability to write in the tone and style of NBD; ability to proactively seek information/guidance from internal subject matter experts and translate information into eloquent business writing
    • Ability to prioritize work for meeting deadlines or seek guidance for prioritization when needed
    • Ability to quickly grasp all divisions and departments of BDA/ability to navigate the organization to gather necessary information to accurately respond to RFIs and RFPs
    • Ability and enthusiasm for ideation and brainstorming
    • Ability to research and analyze the marketplace and/or accounts to find competitive information that can be included in strategic account documents
    • Maintain positivity and can-do attitude during busy periods with heavy workloads

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