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Chartwells Concessions Marketing, Northwestern

At Chartwells Higher Education, people are at the core of our business. Together we build innovative food service concepts and serve fresh, local and nutritious meals at over 270 college campuses across the country. Twice named the Fastest Growing Brand by Nation’s Restaurant News, at Chartwells we take pride in creating opportunities for associates to grow their careers and achieve their development goals within the company.

Job Summary

Position Title: Sports Marketing-Food Focus
Department: Northwestern Dining 
Compensation: Paid 
Hours: 15 – 20 hours per week 

General Description: 
In this role, you will work closely with the Marketing Manager to implement and promote the athletics dining program and stadiums at Northwestern University. This involves research to understand the needs of the target market, planning & brainstorming, promotions & advertising through various platforms, and implementation. This is not your average internship; you will be working with the team on various projects revolving around the dining operations for all athletic facilities.  This is a wonderful opportunity for anyone interested in the field of marketing or sports marketing.

The Requirements: 
• Excellent communication skills, written and verbal 
• Customer service experience/knowledge 
• Good to better interpersonal skills
• General interest and knowledge
• Knowledge of graphic design tools is a plus 
• Prior marketing related experience is a plus 

Job Responsibilities (May include any or all): 
• Assist with planning, organizing and hosting events 
• Assist in marketing the dining program to athletes
• Act as a brand representative 
• Conduct marketing audits 
• Surveying students to collect marketing research
• Create marketing materials to numerous specifications
• Manage signage in multiple locations
• Assist with the creation of concepts, campaigns, and imagery to effectively communicate messages to the target market
• Assist in marketing the dining program of all athletic arenas on campus.
• Attend meetings or other events as required

Learning Objectives: 
• Demonstrate awareness, understanding and skills necessary to work in a diverse environment.
• Learn how to create and implement a marketing plan geared towards wellness in athletics and sports stadiums
• Learn how to conduct market research and use it to generate a larger audience or increase buy‐in 
• Learn how to use multiple platforms and strategies to effectively promote a brand

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Req ID: 200017

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