Marketing Communications Specialist

Marketing Seattle, Washington


Job Title:                    Marketing Communications Specialist

Department:               Marketing

Reports To:                Director, Digital Marketing & Social Media

Status:                        Full-Time, Salaried, Exempt

 Primary Objective: 
Responsible for writing and editing Mariners Marketing and Sales materials including emails, web pages and collateral. This position will provide assistance with social media and advertising efforts, as well.  

 Essential Functions:

  • Serve as the primary writer and editor for Mariners brand email communication including Mariners Mail, Ticket Guides, Sponsored messages.
  • Develop messaging for targeted communications including Season Ticket Member, Premium Partner, Group and Partnership emails.
  • Compose Marketing and Sales collateral materials including, but not limited to, brochures, postcards and other materials
  • Produce copy for a variety of Mariners web pages
  • Provide assistance with Mariners social media efforts as needed
  • Assist with the development of Advertising concepts including headlines, copy, scripts and treatments
  • Collaborate with Sales, Marketing and Strategy teams to develop a variety of materials
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Director

 Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum of two (2) years of copywriting and editing experience in sales and/or marketing
  • Sports experience a plus
  • Advertise Agency experience also a plus

 Competencies, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs):

  • Strong writing and editing skills are a must
  • Possess the ability to synthesize dense and/or complicated materials into creative, clear and effective communications to a variety of audiences
  • Proven track record of creativity
  • Receptive to feedback and input from a variety of sources
  • Strong attention to detail and proven ability to consistently produce error-free work
  • Manage and prioritize multiple projects and deadline
  • Work collaboratively with many different people and departments
  • Ability to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, some holidays and event nights.
  • Demonstrates through their actions and interactions with others a commitment to Mariner Purpose, Mission and Values.