Ecolab Inc Senior Specialist, Experiential Marketing - Global Incentive Programming in St. Paul, Minnesota
Ecolab is the global leader in water, hygiene and infection prevention solutions and services. Ecolab is helping businesses succeed while protecting people and vital resources, making a significant impact in the world. Our impact is strengthened by our unique points of view and experiences, working together to make a difference. We believe the best teams are diverse and inclusive. To create these teams, we strive to hire and value people with unique cultures, backgrounds and experiences; provide an environment where all associates are supported; and encourage our associates to reach their full potential. Ecolab is a place where you can work with great people who support each other to succeed, while growing your career, owning your future and impacting what matters. Ecolab is seeking a Senior Specialist to join its Experiential Marketing team. This is an exciting opportunity for an event marketing professional to join a high-performing global marketing communications team, supporting internal incentive programming for key enterprise initiatives that motivate and engage our sales teams to accelerate growth. This rolewill be critical to engaging Ecolab's 24,000 sales-and-service team members who work across 40 industries at nearly 3 million locations in 170 countries. In this newly created position, there is ample opportunity to be innovative and creative, recommending new technologies and tactics to more effectively reach and engage our salesforce. This position is a key support role within the incentive programming planning team comprised of event marketing, corporate communications, and training leaders. Location: Ecolab Global Headquarters, St. Paul, MN What You Will Do: Provide experiential marketing support to develop and execute integrated communications and event marketing strategies to support commercial initiatives and field sales incentive programs. Event support for the global incentive sales planning team specifically managing logistics for custom incentive experiences Key contact for compiling pre-event communication and branded promotional materials, event-week details and point person for external and internal stakeholders and partners on a global scale. Develop program documents including budget tracker, timelines, run of show and winner communication materials. Develop relationships with key stakeholders across the enterprise to ensure they are aware of program details and have all run of show information for a successful incentive experience. Partner with creative agency on programming details ensuring winner communication and shipment information is correct and brand compliant offering ideas on how to integrate added experiential opportunities as needed to elevate the activation. Participate in weekly incentive planning calls and other key meetings as needed, to provide updates on progress, perspectives on future content and pitch new content. Support other recognition and global incentive projects as needed. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, advertising, or related field 3 years of event marketing experience in a corporate brand or creative agency setting Preferred Qualifications: Interest in custom hospitality event activations in the sports marketing industry Experience working collaboratively with international and cross-functional teams Experience working with and advising global business and sales leaders. Comfortable working in a high-performing, fast-paced environment Highly organized and detail-oriented Strong communication skills and ability to build relationships with a global audience Ability to take initiative and move projects forward despite ambiguity Experience working with creative agency partners or in sports sponsorships Benefits Ecolab strives to provide comprehensive and market-competitive benefits to meet the needs of our associates and their families.to see our benefits. If you are viewing this posting on a site other than our Ecolab Career website, view our benefits at jobs.ecolab.com/working-here. Covid-19 Vaccine Notice Due to local mandates and customer requirements, applicants for certain customer-facing positions must be fully vaccinated (which in some situations requires a booster if eligible), unless a religious or medical accommodation is requested by the applicant and approved by Ecolab. 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