OVERVIEW

Houston Girl Friday is seeking a Marketing Assistant to join our expanding team.  The company has three main operations:

  • Directly [“in-house”] providing support solutions to small businesses and individuals  (BPO)
  • Project management for small businesses and individuals, often temporary or task-driven  (Subcontracting)
  • Recruitment, training and staffing on behalf of small businesses and individuals  (RPO)

Our target market is the estimated 30% of the 27 million small businesses in the United States that outsource administrative, creative and technical tasks to a contingent workforce.

This is a long-term, internal support role reporting to the Business Development Manager.  The position is 75% virtual and 25% onsite.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

TBA

SKILLS

  • Advanced proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite/Cloud.
  • Exemplary organizational and communication [verbal, written, observation] skills.
  • Capable of performing and effectively collaborating in a virtual workplace environment.
  • Outside-of-the-Box, forward-thinking capacity.
  • Familiarity with digital marketing concepts, tools and resources.
  • Innately proactive, resourceful and the ability to work independently with no supervision.

REQUIREMENTS

  • 2+ years minimum experience in a marketing, advertising, public relations or business development role.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher preferred, in Marketing, Public Relations or Communications.
  • Given the virtual aspect of the position, you must have your own PC and/or MAC laptop and adequately equipped office.  #BYOD
  • A quiet, uninterrupted workspace for placing outbound calls.

HOURS, PAY & INCENTIVES 

  • TBA
  • Access to the company’s Lynda.com subscription [~3000 web training courses].
  • Though not mandatory, preference is always given to candidates open to working evenings, weekends and even holidays, if needed.

ABOUT

Established in 2010, Virtual Executive Personal Assistants of America, Inc. (VEPAA®) doing business as the Girl Friday brand of companies offer a vast array of both virtual and onsite support services to small business owners, solopreneurs and busy executives throughout the United States.  Learn more at www.vepaa.com.