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Event Promotions Marketing Associate

What Does a Professional in this Career Do?

Plans and organizes event based marketing promotions for business products or services. Organizes events or event-based campaigns that reach targeted audiences directly, in person or online. Assists with planning, publicity and logistics for promotional events.

Job Outlook

There were 0 Event Promotions Marketing Associate job postings in North Carolina in the past year and 24 in the United States.

In combination with other careers in the Advertising Sales Representative industry, which includes the Event Promotions Marketing Associate career, the following graph shows the number of people employed for each year since 2012:

Salary

Many new Event Promotions Marketing Associate jobs have salaries estimated to be in the following ranges, based on the requirements and responsibilities listed in job postings from the past year.

National

The average estimated salary in the United States for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $47,579.

State

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Percentiles represent the percentage that is lower than the value. For example, 25% of estimated salaries for Event Promotions Marketing Associate postings in the United States in the past year were lower than $39,145.

Education and Experience

Posted Event Promotions Marketing Associate jobs typically require the following level of education. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list education requirements.

Education LevelPercentage
Associate's Degree11%
Bachelor's Degree44%
Master's Degree11%
Doctoral Degree0%
Other33%

Posted Event Promotions Marketing Associate jobs typically require the following number of years of experience. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list experience requirements.

Years of ExperiencePercentage
0 to 2 years63%
3 to 5 years38%
6 to 8 years0%
9+ years0%

Skills

Below are listings of the most common general and specialized skills Event Promotions Marketing Associate positions expect applicants to have as well as the most common skills that distinguish individuals from their peers. The percentage of job postings that specifically mention each skill is also listed.

Baseline Skills

A skill that is required across a broad range of occupations, including this one.

  • Communication Skills (58%)
  • Microsoft Excel (46%)
  • Multi-Tasking (33%)
  • Creativity (29%)
  • Microsoft Word (29%)

Defining Skills

A core skill for this occupation, it occurs frequently in job postings.

  • Advertising (79%)
  • Event Planning (71%)
  • Sales (63%)
  • Marketing (42%)
  • Advertising Sales (33%)

Necessary Skills

A skill that is requested frequently in this occupation but isn’t specific to it.

  • Project Management (17%)
  • Scheduling (17%)
  • Budgeting (13%)
  • Customer Service (13%)
  • Mailing (13%)

Distinguishing Skills

A skill that may distinguish a subset of the occupation.

  • Bartending (4%)
  • Brand Management (4%)
  • Business Development (4%)
  • Business-to-Business (4%)
  • Customer Acquisition (4%)

Salary Boosting Skills

A professional who wishes to excel in this career path may consider developing the following highly valued skills. The percentage of job postings that specifically mention each skill is listed along with the marginal value: the average salary difference between postings that request that skill and those that do not.

  • Customer Acquisition (4%) – marginal value $2,141
  • Business-to-Business (4%) – marginal value $1,412
  • Promotional Campaigns (4%) – marginal value $884
  • Sales Management (8%) – marginal value $661
  • Public Relations (4%) – marginal value $611

Alternative Job Titles

Sometimes employers post jobs with Event Promotions Marketing Associate skills but a different job title. Some common alternative job titles include:

  • Sponsorship Sales Consultant
  • Advertising Sales Representative - Lifestyle Magazine
  • Retail Sales, Advertising/Marketing
  • Coordinator, Us Distribution And Advertising Sales Marketing
  • Advertising Agent

Common Employers

Here are the employers that have posted the most Event Promotions Marketing Associate jobs in the past year along with how many they have posted.

United States

  • Valleydel Publications Incorporated (2)
  • Gulf Coast Marine Incorporated (1)
  • Graham Packaging (1)
  • Global Incorporated (1)
  • Gcm Event Management (1)

NC State Programs Relevant to this Career

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