Field Marketing Representative
direction tour marketing is a Chicago-based, arts focused streetmarketing agency. direction tour marketing works with performing arts organizations to promote their events by distributing posters, flyers, and other promotional materials to retail and lifestyle locations throughout the Chicagoland area. Notable clients include; Steppenwolf Theatre, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Empty Bottle, Joffrey Ballet, Lollapalooza, etc.
direction tour marketing is an independent, locally owned small business founded in 1999 to support Chicago’s performing arts community. For more information about direction tour marketing please visit www.directiontourmarketing.com.
Roles & Responsibilities
The Field Marketing Representative is responsible for daily visits to retail and lifestyle accounts on our regular, predetermined distribution routes that span the city and suburbs. Field Marketing Representative will deliver promotional materials to each location on a route and be responsible for daily recaps, recording proof of delivery, and providing location updates to the supervisor.
Field Marketing Representative will be provided a company vehicle to complete daily routes. Field Marketing Representatives can expect that daily routes are approximately 7 hours in duration and navigation is app assisted. Typically, 70% of our routes are in the city and 30% are in the suburbs. Candidates of the Field Marketing Representative role should enjoy driving, working alone, and self managing their responsibilities. Candidates can expect regular interactions with account contacts and limited interactions with direction tour marketing clients.
Daily deliveries to assigned delivery routes
Safe operation of delivery vehicle
Placement and posting of promotional materials at approved locations
Photo documentation of promotional placements
Proof of delivery App management
Submission of daily route recap reports
Capabilities & Qualifications
A valid driver's license is required
A clean driving record is required
Capable of lifting 50lbs if necessary
Delivery Experience a plus but not required
Experience working with mobile app technologies
Basic Computer Knowledge
Strong time management skills and capable of self management
Strong Communication Skills, both written & verbal
Comfortable meeting & engaging with new individuals
Working at direction tour marketing
direction tour marketing is a casual office environment that prides itself in providing a comfortable, flexible, and supportive environment. We understand and respect the value our staff and strive to support individual needs.
The Field Marketing Representative position is an excellent opportunity for those looking for a position that doesn’t require nights or weekends. Work hours are during regular business hours Monday through Friday.
Position & Structure
This is a part time, onsite/field position; 30-35 Hours per week; Approx. 10AM through 6PM, Monday through Friday.
Wages start at $15.00 per hour
Covid-19 Vaccination is required