Welcome to the "Job Bank", our way of helping talented students connect with industry leaders and partners of the Association of Collegiate Anglers. As our partners have positions become available, job descriptions and details will be posted here for review.
Social Media Content Creator - Garmin
Are you a passionate angler and hunter? Have you always wanted to work in the outdoor industry? Garmin is hiring a new Social Media Content Creator for its hunting and fishing segments – find out more about the job here: https://garmin.taleo.net/careersection/2012_garmin_fin_mkt_ops/jobdetail.ftl?job=14000Z
Bass Community Leader - Costa Del Mar
The Bass Community is an important element of the fishing community in the U.S. They are the largest fishing group, with over 27 million participants. Costa Del Mar has been steadily developing its presence within the Bass community over the past several years. Costa has made significant investments in conservation and marketing in the Bass community and has begun to develop strong relationships with many pros, tournaments, media, retailers and other leaders within the community. Success in Bass is a critical part of Costa’s strategy to grow in the interior of the US, including the SE, West, and NE, and to eventually become a national sunglass brand.
In order to accelerate its growth within Bass, Costa is creating a new position – Bass Community Leader. The role of the Bass Community Leader will be to make Costa the dominant sunglass brand among bass fishermen.
The Bass Community Leader will be Costa’s face to the Bass community. He will further develop and manage key relationships within the community and coordinate all Costa marketing initiatives within the community. He will work closely with the sales leadership in bass geographies to help them expand distribution and increase turns. They will work as a team to win Bass for Costa.
The Community Leader will be asked to develop an annual community marketing plan, set annual goals, and execute the plan. He will be given a budget and will have the resources of Costa staff and agencies to assist in execution of the plan.
Please send a resume and cover letter to College@Carecotv.com
Calling all Fisherman and Hunters: Become a Pro!
Associate Product Manager Opportunity available for Pure Fishing
Department: Product Development
Supervisor: Senior Product Manager
Job Code: SKPD04
Location: Columbia, SC
Assist in the new product development process for a specific brand or category including opportunity
assessment, concept development, market introduction and evaluation of business impact.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Assist Product managers with projects during the development process
Learn the details of the I3 (product development) process from concept to delivery
Assist product managers with PowerPoint presentations
Learn the product assortment and the application of how it is used
Assist product managers with competitive analysis
Maintain competitive sample room for all product managers
Help identify voids in the assortment and new product opportunities in the marketplace
Help develop cosmetic options for future projects
Present new products to internal employees and customers
Counter sample approval
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent computer skills Including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Excellent organizational skills and have the ability to multi-task
Enthusiasm and personal ownership
Education and Experience:
BS/BA in Business or Marketing or equivalent work experience
Ability to define problems, analyze data and draw valid conclusions that result in solid
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from management, sales and
Ability to clearly articulate goals and objectives
Experience in consumer products a plus
Send resumes to email@example.com or Apply online for the Associate Product Manager role
Public Relations Coordinator Opportunity Available for Yamaha ATV/SxS (Posted: June, 12, 2014)
Job Location: Kennessaw, GA
Job Status: Full Time
Position: Public Relations Coordinator - ATV/SxS
Yamaha has an excellent opportunity for a successful Public Relations Coordinator- ATV / SxStojoin our Motorsports Groupin Kennesaw, GA. The Public Relations Coordinator will support the Marketing Manager by coordinating and activating all Public Relations programs for the ATV/SxS Group and Outdoors Access Initiative. He / she will serve as the group’s primary media relations contact. This position will handle PR planning and internal coordination to implementation and media outreach. The Public Relations Coordinator will be involved in developing and activating the group’s PR priorities, messaging, strategy, budget and tactics working in tandem with PR agencies and consultants.
Send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
Find the full description of the position at: http://www.collegiatebasschampionship.com/public-relations-coordinator-opportunity-for-yamaha-atv-sxs.html
Now seeking: Dreamers. In marketing communications, we dream it and create it. All of the company’s promotional and communication needs are completed in-house by these “creatives” in an advertising agency-based set-up. This includes everything from advertising, promotions and print production to media relations, exhibition coordination and website maintenance. Everyone from artists, writers, designers, media buyers, event coordinators, video producers/editors and public relations specialists work together to bring campaigns and product-centric promotions to life. If you’re a dreamer, gather up your portfolio and show us your vision.
Garmin has an immediate opening for a high-energy multi-tasking individual to join our in-house marketing communications team. We’re looking for someone with “street cred” in areas of event and athlete sponsorships and who can bring relevant experience into our high-profile sponsorship program. As a sponsorship marketing specialist, you’ll work closely with our marketing leaders to understand sales and marketing objectives, identify, develop and implement strategic sponsorship programs, and be an ambassador of the Garmin brand. Do you have a love of running? Cycling? Fitness? Traveling? Variety is the spice of life – and you’ll find it in this opportunity. Let’s sponsor a meeting now.
We are looking for a full-time Sponsorship Marketing Specialist for our headquarters in Olathe, Kansas. Essential functions for this role include:
Other responsibilities include maintaining a level of professional knowledge of sponsorship options available to Garmin, providing research findings as requested by Garmin management, and maintaining user expertise in the operations of all relevant Garmin products and be able to present the features/benefits of those products at sanctioned events.
A Bachelor’s Degree in business, marketing, advertising, communication, journalism or another related field from a four year college or university plus a minimum of 3 years marketing activation and/or promotions execution experience is required for this role.
Qualified candidates must also be detail-oriented and have the ability to work proactively and effectively with minimal supervision, possess the ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment, and demonstrate strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. Ability and willingness to travel plus demonstrated proficiency using Microsoft Office tools including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is also required.
Candidates with experience or interest in fishing and boating are preferred.
At Garmin, we like to laugh, have fun and work hard. It comes easily when you work on cool products with hard-working individuals who share the same passion. We offer numerous opportunities to get involved – kickball anyone? – and believe strongly in a work-life balance so your creativity can flow.
Garmin offers one of the most comprehensive compensation and benefit plans around. We offer extensive health care coverage with little to no contributions, depending on the plan. Plus, we offer company-paid dental insurance, stock options, a 401k plan, a pension plan….trust us, it doesn’t get much better than this. Unless of course, you want to talk table tennis, fitness spaces, product discounts….come on, what are you waiting for? Apply today.
For more information and to apply, visit Garmin Careers