Every organization has surplus – assets or inventory no longer required. Liquidity Services (NASDAQ: LQDT) works with clients to ensure surplus is intelligently transformed from a burden into a liquid opportunity that fuels the achievement of strategic goals. Our superior service, unmatched scale, and ability to deliver results enable us to forge trusted, long-term relationships with over 10,000 clients, including Fortune 1000 and Global 500 organizations as well as government agencies. With $7 billion in completed transactions, over 3 million registered buyers, and reach into almost 200 countries and territories, we are the proven market leader in delivering smart surplus solutions.
Liquidity Services operates in an entrepreneurial, collaborative, and vibrant workplace. We’re looking for team members who enjoy working in a fast-paced, relaxed environment – a place where you'll be challenged and empowered to perform. Our core values – which include integrity, customer focus, relentless improvement, innovation to support leadership, and mutual trust and accountability – drive our individual and corporate success.
GovDeals is the leading online auction marketplace for the sale of surplus and confiscated items for local and state government entities including city, county and state agencies as well as school boards and public utilities. The company has more than 7,300 clients in the United States and Canada and has maintained its momentum in the current economy as government entities look for innovative solutions to offset revenue shortfalls. GovDeals is positioned to aggressively and effectively serve local and state government surplus programs nationally through its growing team of regionally based sales and client service representatives. GovDeals is owned and operated by Liquidity Services, Inc., a leading online B2B marketplace company.
In response to the continued growth of their business, GovDeals is looking for a Marketing Assistant to join their team in Montgomery, Alabama. The successful candidate will market specific assets on behalf of GovDeals’ state and local government clients. He/she will drive the dollar amount of online auctions running on GovDeals.com.
* Prepare marketing materials for distribution through different marketing channels
* Respond to marketing requests from the Sales and Client Services teams
* Design newspaper and print advertisements
* Write Press Releases
* Post online ads
* Assist with specific marketing campaigns and customer outreach
* Contact publications to gather editorial and advertising information
* Overall computer proficiency within a Windows environment
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
* Telephone etiquette
* Organized and independent working habits