Promotion Services Group, division of Surge Innovations, is a promotional marketing company headquartered in Minnetonka Minnesota. We are currently seeking a full time Account Executive to help support our clients in their promotional product needs. This position will be located in our Minnetonka office. The ideal candidate has strong experience in the ASI/promotional product industry and proven success working with client/vendor management in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.
Required Skills & Qualifications
- Support clients with their off-the-shelf/ASI promotional product needs; through premium product sourcing, providing ideas, write-ups, quotes, production scheduling, ordering, invoicing, complete project management and customer service relating to promotional products.
- Manage the ordering process, communication with vendors/supplier, samples for approval, tracking of orders through delivery
- Meet with suppliers, review new product lines, and keep abreast of the product trends, put together quarterly overview, gather samples etc…
- Special Projects as assigned
- Travel Requirements: infrequent travel to client sites may be required
- Bachelor’s degree in marketing, advertising, communications or a related field.
- Minimum 3-5 years of experience in an Account Executive role in a ASI/production environment
- Experience with ASI/promotional products and work with SAGE/ ESP REQUIRED
- Proven ability to successfully perform in a fast paced, project oriented environment where multi-tasking required
- Strong oral and written communication skills to communicate with clients/vendors/colleagues in USA and HK
- Strong analytical skills and proficiency with PC and related programs in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point)
- Must have the ability to work a flexible schedule as needed (which may include long hours, nights, weekends etc…)
Telecommuting not available for this position.
Relocation assistance not offered.
Position is Salary/ No Commission
Located in Minnetonka, Minnesota, Promotion Services Group “PSG” specializes in custom promotional product that extends your brand in a relevant and compelling way. Custom design, new product sourcing and manufacturing is our specialty. A thorough multi-step quality assurance and process ensures products are safe even from concept to creation and brought to our clients all over the world, Door-To-Door. For more information please refer to http://www.promotionservicesgroup.com/index.html
PSG is a subsidiary of Surge Innovations www.surge-innovations.com