ARAMARK Marketing Project Manager - Higher Education in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Overview:

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE and the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Learn more at www.aramark.com at http://www.aramark.com/ or connect with us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/aramark and Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/aramark .

Description:

About Higher Education

When it comes to on-campus dining, facilities services, sport arenas and conference center services, Aramark is the real head of the class. Partnering with close to 600 colleges and universities throughout the United States, we strive to provide the best residential, retail, and catering options, service and facilities for students, faculty and administrator. Our programs are second to none in their innovation, excellence and results. As part of our commitment, we are determined to build and develop the best team of professionals in the industry - people who aren't afraid of spearheading change, who know how to lead and who appreciate endless opportunity.

Position Description

The Marketing Project Manager is responsible for managing and organizing Insights programs for Higher Education in support of core LOB strategies, including but not limited to DiningStyles, and Voice of the Customer. The Marketing Project Manager also updates the intranet site with new tools, manages vendor relationships, budget and works on communications to the field regarding all the above mentioned Insights programs.

Reporting Relationships

Reports to the Associate Vice President of Marketing

Key Responsibilities

  • Creates highly graphic presentations in support of base business growth initiatives, related communications and printed materials.

  • Manages the customer DiningStyles, VOV processes and acts as a central resource for performance measurement data through maintaining the client database. This includes program launch, training, database management, billing and analyzing participation/results. Works closely with external vendors to deploy programs each semester.

  • Design graphic email messages used to communicate Insights initiatives to the field.

  • Collaborate with external vendors to publish, design and edit all marketing communications, printed pieces and reports, then posts to intranet website.

  • Maintain relationships with internal Marketing, Operations and Sales/Retention Teams and serve as a centralized resource for collecting a library of best practices and providing performance metric data.

Qualifications:

Requirements:

  • A BS degree in business or marketing is highly preferred

  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience in sales (e.g.; retail) and/or marketing program development.

  • A proven ability to increase sales and measure the impact/ROI on implementation of programs

  • A demonstrated ability to be proactive and assertive in identifying and capturing growth opportunities, as well as thinking creatively and strategically.

  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills including presentation, public speaking and client interaction skills

  • Must be able to efficiently utilize social media and MS Office products to accomplish work tasks

Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran