Overview

EFFECTIVE DATE: Currently open

Preference is for local candidates as no relocation is associated with this role.

SW-MOTECH USA, the American arm of a global leader in the production of premium motorcycle luggage, carrier systems, and ergonomic and protective parts, is seeking an energetic, customer-oriented professional with deep knowledge of motorcycles to provide customer service, and secondarily to support sales and marketing.

SW-MOTECH USA successfully opened our doors 3 years ago and has just expanded our operation into a larger space near downtown Beaverton, OR. We have a small showroom on-site, but are not a focused retail establishment but instead support our comprehensive ecommerce business through sw-motech.us. We are a small, growing team and each wear several hats, we are poised for growth, expansion, and new opportunities.

We enjoy a dynamic work environment with a small staff of fun energetic avid motorcyclists of every market segment. SW-MOTECH USA is located in greater Portland near Nike headquarters and great motorcycle getaways.

For consideration, please submit resume and cover letter with salary requirements to: hr@sw-motech.us

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Planning, monitoring and ongoing development of marketing activities in the US market.
• Maintaining and expanding the press network.
• Production of social media optimized content, including in front of the camera.
• Collaboration in the creation, monitoring and optimization of social ads in collaboration with SW-MOTECH HQ marketing team.
• Joint definition, monitoring and communication of KPIs with SW-MOTECH USA VP and HQ marketing.
• Coordination of advertising activities with internal and external partners.
• Maintaining and expanding the influencer network.
• Coordinating/planning annual events and event budget in collaboration with SW-MOTECH USA VP.
• Collaboration with an external marketing consultant.
• Assist at industry and customer events as assigned.
• Develop working knowledge of company ERP system and customer service processes.
• Perform other related duties as assigned by management.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Minimum three years related or equivalent work experience including press relations and media production.
• Affinity for social media and deep working knowledge of relevant platforms.
• General knowledge of motorcycle models and motorcycle luggage, parts, and accessories.
• Creativity.
• College degree preferred.
• Must be able to speak, read, write, and understand English (primary language used in the workplace); Bilingual (German) a plus; not required.
• Excellent customer-oriented, intercultural communication skills.
• Experience working in varied teams.
• Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
• Ability to resolve complex issues with minimum supervision, and make deadlines even under pressure.
• Commitment to excellence and high standards.
• Strong organizational skills; ability to manage priorities with a structured work process.
• Effectively communicate with people at all levels and from various backgrounds.
• Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions.
• Proficient in database systems and Microsoft office programs, especially Word, Excel, Teams, PPT.
• Professional appearance and demeanor.

 

DETAILS:
Full Time position, salaried.
Medical and Dental Benefits, plus 401K program.
Generous holiday and PTO policies.
Discount on motorcycle parts and luggage.
Some national and international travel opportunity.
Opportunity for growth and advancement.