Marketing Manager

Position Summary:

This position, reporting to the Marketing Leader is primarily responsible for trade show management, product research and competitive intelligence. The Marketing Manager will support other marketing initiatives with project planning, coordination, budgeting, customer management and reporting. This is a full-time, exempt position at 45+ hours per week with 25% travel annually.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Plan and manage all aspects of trade events
  • Coordinate assigned marketing projects with team members and vendors
  • Manage premier dealer initiatives as assigned
  • Manage trade show budget
  • Plan and execute new product development research projects as assigned
  • Lead exploration of trade events in new and existing markets
  • Support content development as needed
  • Administer Customer Connection program

Ideal Candidate will possess the following skill/qualities:

  • Exceptional organization and attention to detail
  • Knowledge of traditional marketing practices and marketing automation
  • Experienced with Microsoft Word, Outlook and Power Point
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to diplomatically resolve conflict
  • Confident and positive attitude at work and when meeting new people
  • Analytical, process-oriented mindset
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as independently
  • Ability to expertly manage time and multiple priorities
  • Competent business and creative writing skills with an eye for great content
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. without restriction
  • Ability to drive a ¾ ton truck with cargo trailer
  • 25% travel annually to support trade events, marketing initiatives and research projects which will include some travel on weekends.

Education & Experience:

  • College degree or six + years of related experience


  • Full time position
  • PTO
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flex spending plan
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Supplemental insurance
  • Simple IRA retirement plan
  • Short and long term disability
  • Salary based on qualifications

How To Apply

Send resumes to:

LDJ Manufacturing, Inc.
1833 Highway 163
Pella, IA 50219
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Fax: 641-620-8302

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LDJ Manufacturing is deeply rooted in Midwest family values. We believe an honest day's work and keeping our word are the keys to building successful partnerships.


Our team of disciplined professionals adheres to an unwavering commitment to get the job done right, on time, with excellence - because "just good enough" is never good enough.


Our team is empowered with a driving spirit of creativity and resourcefulness to look beyond what already exists and find a better way to get things done.