Marketing Specialist

CG Schmidt

Four generations of creating exceptional facilities that improve the lives of others. Our story starts in 1920, when Dutch immigrant Charles Schmidt left his job at a brewery in Milwaukee to found Charles Schmidt & Sons Construction. Through four generations of family ownership, we’ve built a reputation for tackling some of the largest, most recognizable projects in Wisconsin. And we’re just getting started.

Position Details

Marketing Specialist
Southeast Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

CG Schmidt is seeking an energetic, detailed marketing professional with capacity to manage multiple projects and innate curiosity. The candidate will provide integrated marketing and communications support for the corporate marketing department and the company’s vast project teams. The Marketing Specialist is responsible for creating and overseeing integrated marketing plans, supporting sales and business development efforts, and measuring success.

  • Support the development of marketing strategies and plans, ensure consistent application of key messages and brand voice across all communications channels 
  • Support the design and implementation of marketing plans including project timelines and marketing collateral 
  • Act as a brand champion 
  • Organize and maintain accuracy of all marketing materials and information, update content across channels including print and digital platforms 
  • Support business development team in preparing for client meetings by creating PowerPoint presentations, designing collateral materials, and supporting meeting preparations 
  • Review and edit text for use in marketing materials and online 
  • Create internal/external collateral including blog posts, white papers, case studies, etc. 
  • Organize materials and supplies for trade show venues and attend as needed 
  • Maintain and update customer relations, project, and staff database 
  • Work collaboratively to develop content for proposals and presentations, resumes, project descriptions, and marketing collateral 
  • Draft press releases and distribute to local media 
  • Implement and measure social media campaigns 
  • Develop and update website pages, optimize digital content 
  • Provide photography services for projects and events 
  • Draft and submit award nominations to gain company recognition 
  • Capture and report marketing performance metrics 
  • Occasionally attend client and community events as a CG Schmidt representative 
  • Maintain a high level of industry knowledge and trends
  • Strong verbal, written, and graphic skills; must be comfortable with writing, editing, and designing creative layouts. Experience with Adobe InDesign preferred. 
  • Above average proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 
  • Experience with website and social platforms, including Google Analytics Experience with CRM platforms 
  • Strong interpersonal skills; able to communicate effectively across all levels of the firm 
  • Cooperative, constructive, and respectful attitude, and the ability to work in a team environment 
  • Capable of working in a deadline driven environment and managing priorities appropriately Eagerness to help whenever a need surfaces, regardless of scope 
  • Detailed and organized
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing or Communications or related field 
  • 2-4 years of Marketing and/or Communications experience or equivalent 
  • A/E/C Industry experience preferred but not required

Generous compensation and benefit package including 401(k) match & profit sharing, etc.

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