We are looking for someone to manage our marketing efforts from our headquarters in Frederick, MD. You will work with our sales team and manage our marketing vendors to help HighGear reach customers around the world who need our product.

Our most important criterion is a strong cultural fit. We have a great culture and are proud to be guided by the faith-based principles of honesty, decency, excellence, and service. If those values appeal to you, you will love working here! If you (or anyone you know) are interested this position, please contact us at careers@highgear.com.

Compensation & Benefits

  • Salary for this position is $45k to $55k depending on qualifications and experience
  • 401(k) with matching
  • Employee profit sharing plan
  • Heavily subsidized healthcare for you and your family, including dental and vision coverage
  • Health Savings Account with a 2-for-1 contribution match up to IRS limits
  • 24 days of flexible PTO per year

Activities/Deliverables

  • Interact with customers to get online reviews, case studies, and quotes for our marketing materials
  • Manage marketing vendors to complete their tasks correctly and on time
  • Continuously monitor, analyze, and manage lead flows and sources
  • One or more of the following, depending on where you are the strongest:
    • Write content
    • Graphic design
    • Social media management
    • Video creation and editing
    • Web site management
  • Travel to events and trade shows
  • Manage annual customer conference

Essential Qualities

  • Able to understand priorities, clarify as needed, and ensure top priorities get done even if lower priorities slip
  • Sets and achieves deadlines, takes responsibility to get things done both directly and through others
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willing to ask for help when you need it
  • Able to type at least 50wpm without errors
  • Able to lift 50lb boxes to table height
  • Must be willing to work in the Frederick office full time
  • Must be a US citizen or permanent resident

Experience

  • 2+ years of professional marketing experience
  • Nice to have: Experience in outbound email marketing, SEO, PPC, and/or syndication
  • Nice to have: Experience in a technology-related industry
  • College degree not required, but relevant college experience will be considered