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Six Flags Marketing & Events Specialist in Darien Center, New York

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ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Assist with market research, meeting daily data collection goals assigned.

  • Manage all aspects of group outings with regards to special requests from clients, games, signage, pavilion grounds, food preparation, talent requests, P.A. systems, etc.

  • Comfortable interacting with park guests online and in-person.

  • Serve as a liaison with all operating departments to complete tasks pertinent to all marketing events.

  • Assist with sampling and Corporate Partnership duties

  • Must communicate clearly and effectively in verbal, written and electronic media.

  • Familiarizes themselves with basic knowledge of how other pertinent departments work on operating days such as: Security, Admissions, Rides, etc.

  • Takes initiative to simplify systems and processes to eliminate unnecessary work.

  • Other projects assigned by the Full-time Marketing Management team.

  • 80% outside work, 20% general office duties.

ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE

  • Reports to the Events & Execution Manager

  • Department: Marketing - Events & Execution

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Be at least 18 years of age

  • Must be able to obtain a Six Flags Vehicle Operators Permit

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Be available to work flexible schedule, including nights, weekends, and some holidays

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office, CRM, and ability to adapt to new technology

ADDITIONAL PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Passion for the event industry with a focus on tourism, theme parks and venue management

  • Work efficiently in a fast-paced environment

  • Professional attitude, frequent interaction with guests and clients

  • Displays a sense of urgency

  • Team Player

  • Analytical capabilities and attention to detail, problem-solving skills

  • Preferred Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality, Marketing or related field

  • React well in stressful and emergency situations

  • Be safety conscious, while also outgoing with a friendly demeanor

  • Self-starter, many projects and tasks will be unsupervised

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Continued sitting, standing, and bending

  • Eye/hand coordination, hearing, and speech. Manual dexterity, gross motor skills, and color definition

  • Stand/walk for a number of consecutive hours; walk several miles per day over various surfaces

  • Lift and carry 25-50 lbs. over 25 feet over various surfaces; lift and lower 5 lbs. above shoulder level

POSITION(S) AVAILABLE

  • Spring/Fall: 10-20 hours weekly, Weekends only; Summer: 25-35+ hours weekly, Monday – Sunday. Varied shifts. Part-time Hourly
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