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Are you interested in becoming an integral team player within a dynamic business that’s growing by leaps and bounds in the fast-paced e-commerce world?  Does the possibility of working out of your home office intrigue you?  Are you a quick thinker with a knack for utilizing all that the internet and computers have to offer?  Do you like to dabble in social media such as Facebook and Twitter? Take a look at a few of our more common positions listed below.  If you think that your background makes you a good fit for Sage Tree, then email a cover letter and resume’ to HR@SageTreeLLC.com. We’d love to hear from you!

1. Content Writer

2. Digital Brand Artist

3. eCommerce Account Executive

4. Senior Digital Media Planner

5. Digital Brand Specialist - Advertising Team

Content Writer

Sage Tree is a part of the growing world of ecommerce. As consumers continue to buy more products online, manufacturers are in need of experts to manage their online business. That’s where Sage Tree comes in. We need a sharp and detail-oriented ecommerce Specialist to create content for ecommerce websites - including amazon.com, walmart.com, homedepot.com and more.

As the ecommerce Specialist, you will write about CPGs in many industries and work with clients on large scale writing and ecommerce projects. The right candidate is able to work under minimal supervision and manage several ongoing projects at once.

To be successful, you’ll need to learn quickly, stay on top of new ecommerce trends and be a motivated independent worker. Attention to detail and ability to write and work efficiently in Excel is a must. This is a remote position with flexible PTO, full health benefits, 401k match, phone allowance, and a company laptop. Even better, you’ll work among smart people with lots of motivation and great ideas.

Essential Job Functions:

● Write and edit content for ecommerce

● Assess data and information needs for writing projects

● Perform vendor maintenance using online vendor portals

● Create enhanced content, graphics and page layout

● Maintain product data on company’s server

● Manage client and client lead relationships

● Use Excel daily to organize and edit product information

Education and Experience:

● 1-3 years of experience in ecommerce, technical or copywriting or other field

● Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, Marketing or related

● GPA of 3.5 or above preferred

● Background in copywriting or technical writing desired

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

● High level of initiative and ability to meet deadlines

● Strong writer with an eye for creating engaging content

● Highly organized with great attention to detail

● Knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint and Word

● Ability to learn and use advanced Excel functions

● Photoshop experience a plus

● Ability to build relationships across teams and clients

● Organization of many projects and attention to technical details

● Ability to quickly learn and apply new concepts

Digital Brand Artist

You are armed with wicked multimedia presentation skills and know just how to use them to dazzle team members and clients alike. You absorb everything around you because you have a curious mind. You yearn to support your immediate creative supervisor as well as the overall creative team. You have a strong understanding of the digital space and designing within. And at the beginning of your creative career it’s all about speed, quality and accuracy.

You are Sage Tree’s Presentation Specialist.

This is a remote position with flexible PTO, full health benefits, 401k match, phone allowance, and a company laptop. Even better, you’ll work among smart people with lots of motivation and great ideas.

Key Responsibilities:

· Work with Creative and Business Development teams to develop a wide variety of online and multimedia projects using tools such as PowerPoint, Prezi, iMovie, Keynote, etc.

· Assist Creative and Business Development teams to form presentation deck graphics and visual assets.

· Work with a wide range of creative styles and brands, both client and agency focused.

· Contribute to well-developed ideas during brainstorms and conceptual meetings.

Qualifications:

· Excellent PowerPoint or presentation building skills.

· 1-2 years design experience with Adobe tools such as Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, etc.

· Passion for design and out of the box idea creation with constant drive to learn.

· Collaborative work ethic with superior organizational skills.

· Self-motivated to complete multiple tasks and projects on time.

 

eCommerce Account Executive

Sage Tree is looking for an experienced sales rep to WORK FROM HOME in the CHICAGOLAND area. The applicant must be a self starter to help grow, develop and maintain relationships with our manufacturing customers and expand sales of their products with regional and national retailers. The role will be responsible for effectively developing programs that support our manufacturing customers in gaining retail positioning at traditional and internet retailers like Walmart.com, Amazon, Walmart.com, and many others. We support our programs with field sales, e-commerce, marketing, and direct mailings which allow us to constantly promote our manufacturers' products to our customers. We constantly monitor the market for further opportunities and look for new ways to grow sales for their products.

Responsibilities: 

o Overcome obstacles & strive to improve selling, phone, and presentation skills to achieve goals.
o Listen attentively & actively seek to understand information from all points of view.
o Complete set-up forms for retailers like Amazon and Walmart.com.
o Develop and maintain relationships with clients and retail buyers.
o Present information effectively and persuasively.
o Close the sale by addressing customer concerns & consistently moving towards commitment.
o Work with the client to help evaluate market segmentation, competitive threats, product positioning, and new product launch programs for their retail business.
o Opportunity to work with national retailers.

Job Requirements: 

o 2-3 years selling in a business environment
o Undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university
o Excellent written and oral communication skills
o Proficiency with EXCEL and other Microsoft Office products (Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint)
o A background in online marketing is extremely helpful
o A strong desire to contribute to a positive work environment and create success for our clients
o Has drive & motivation to sell aggressively.
o Must have an entrepreneurial spirit
o Work out of home office
o Limited Travel

Benefits:

* Salary $40,000 - $50,000, Commensurate with experience; Plus commission
* Medical, Dental, Vision, and Long Term Disability Insurance offered
* 401K with Company Contributions

Senior Digital Media Planner

As more and more retail sales move online, more manufacturers need experts to effectively manage their e-commerce business. That’s where Sage Tree comes in.

Sage Tree LLC supports leading manufacturers in plotting an exciting new path to profits by making the most of both traditional and emerging retail channels. While others focus exclusively on brick-and-mortar stores, our fresh, strategic approach takes advantage of every opportunity to drive sales online.  

Sage Tree LLC is now part of the Advantage Solutions family (http://www.advantagesolutions.net/what-we-do/digital-technology). 

We are seeking creative, smart, savvy media planners to drive strategic planning or execution of initiatives within our digital advertising division.

You are an industry expert in display advertising and experience leveraging open exchanges to secure and build online target marketing to shoppers across multiple segments.  You’ve done “pay per click” and ready to move on to the next big thing – leveraging DSP and/or related technologies.

To be effective in this role you will bring the following expertise:

·         Display advertising

·         Social media targeted advertising

·         DSP technologies (similar to Amazon Advertising Platform)

·         In-House Agency (advertising/marketing) experience

·         Digital technologies (e-commerce, etc.)

·         Client management experience (value add results)

·         Management experience (for Senior Media Planner)

·         Knowledge of brand management

·         Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and/or Advertising

·         5+ years of experience in digital marketing and/or advertising

·         Excellent verbal and nonverbal communication skills

·         Analytical approach with strong ability to uncover and solve problems

Location: Preference would be Chicago or surrounding areas. Regardless of location, the position will be remote with full benefits.

https://uscareers2-asm.icims.com/jobs/136285/sr-planner-media/job


Digital Brand Specialist - Advertising Team

As more and more retail sales move online, more manufacturers need experts to effectively manage their e-commerce business. That’s where Sage Tree comes in. We need a sharp and nimble Digital Brand Specialist to help growing e-commerce clients manage their reporting, analytical, and search engine marketing needs.

As part of the digital marketing team, the Digital Brand Specialist may be involved in every phase of a project, from initial client contact and building rapport to better understanding client needs and utilizing appropriate assessment tools for the monitoring of project success.

To be successful, you’ll need to learn quickly, stay on top of new e-commerce trends, and be a motivated independent worker. This is a remote position with flexible PTO, full health benefits, 401k match, phone allowance, and a company laptop. Even better, you’ll work among smart people with lots of motivation and great ideas.

Job Duties

  • Complete project work within the digital marketing team to include:
    • Build out and optimize pay-per-click advertising campaigns on Amazon, Google, and other e-commerce sites
    • Perform keyword research and determine the best way to optimize keyword strategy for pay-per-click ad campaigns
    • Determine the most appropriate way to distribute client’s advertising budget and communicate strategy with clients on how our team will proceed
    • Collaborate with team and client to identify and recommend brand strategies for clients
    • Work alone and with the analytics team to benchmark success and assess growth opportunities
    • Build rapport with clients to further relationships and increase sales
  • Assist Digital Brand Managers with introducing business to potential clients through:
    • Development of clear and engaging presentations, utilizing current PowerPoint capabilities, graphs, charts, and graphics
    • Development of client-deliverable materials including forecasts, analysis, reports and more
    • Participation in sales meetings


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • High level of initiative and ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) required
  • Desire to contribute to a positive work environment and create success for clients and team members
  • Ability to build relationships across teams and clients
  • Strong verbal communication skills and confidence when speaking to clients or executive teams
  • Ability to manage large amounts of data and streamline processes
  • Amazon Marketing Services or Google AdWords experience a plus
  • Tableau experience a plus


Minimum Qualifications


The following are the minimum job-related qualifications which an individual needs in order to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the job

Education Level: (Required): Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Field of Study/Area of Experience: Marketing, Business, or related fields

  • 1-3 years of marketing, e-commerce or other field; digital advertising experience highly preferred
  • Background in eCommerce and online marketing preferred