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United States
1 years of experience
Bachelor education
40 hours per week
Media Production
10,001+ employees
10 holidays
Dental Insurance
Medical Insurance
Vision Insurance
Pension Plan
Paid maternity/paternity leave
Development budget
Salesforce Marketing Cloud

An event based division of Gannett, located in Buffalo Grove, Illinois has an immediate opportunity available for a full time Email Marketing Specialist. We are a lively and energetic organization growing at an exponential rate; through acquisitions and rapid development of our business segments. The ideal candidate must be willing to work in a fast paced environment, have a strong ability to multi-task, be self-driven, solution-oriented, highly organized and communicate effectively with people inside and outside of the organization. We are a group of fun, positive, and talented individuals seeking these same traits in our applicants.

Gannett's Ram Racing/Rugged Races/Enmotive is the nation's premier racing company, bringing stellar running events (currently virtually) to Chicago and the rest of the country, including the Allstate Hot Chocolate 15k/5k, the DC Wonder WomanTM Virtual Run, and more. All candidates must have experience with Salesforce Marketing Cloud or similar.


  • Responsible for the execution of email marketing campaigns including development, setup, targeting and testing to deployment and data monitoring
  • Implement dynamic coding for personalization and segmentation of emails, scaling emails across many markets/races
  • Analyze email campaign performance, providing recommendations to improve the effectiveness of campaigns and adjusting the email marketing plan
  • Ensure emails follow industry policies and best practices
  • Ensure design and layouts of emails are optimized, user and mobile-friendly
  • Proofread emails for clarity, grammar, and spelling
  • Manage a clean email subscriber database alongside Integrated Marketing Manager


  • Must have experience in Salesforce Marketing Cloud/ExactTarget or similar
  • Proven work experience as an email marketing associate
  • Hands-on experience with HTML/CSS and content management systems
  • Proficiency in dynamic content management
  • Ability to report on metrics and alter plans where needed
  • Strong project management skills
  • An ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Degree in Marketing or relevant field

7950 Jones Branch Drive
VA 22107
United States