Marketing Manager


Enthusiastic Marketing Manager wanted for events, campaigns, and more!


RATIONAL USA is seeking a marketing professional to join our fast-paced, fast-growing team.  RATIONAL is the leading global manufacturer of commercial combi ovens and offers the most beneficial cooking solution for professional kitchens. 


The Marketing Manager drives street sales demand and lead generation across the US via integrated campaigns executed through a number of digital and traditional channels including tradeshows, email, direct mail, advertising, conferences, webinars and other activities. The marketing specialist mostly works with sales directors, regional sales managers and other marketing team members to build a successful, sustainable pipeline of leads that convert into loyal, enthusiastic customers. The position is based in our Rolling Meadows, IL office, the US corporate headquarters, and reports to the Director of Marketing.


Essential responsibilities of the Marketing Manager are:


  • Manage regional and local tradeshows and events
  • Assist marketing director with lead generation campaigns, print and digital marketing creation and distribution, and sales team support
  • Execute culinary school initiatives and designer/consultant programs


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business, communications or related field
  • 3-5 years of relevant marketing experience
  • Availability for overnight travel
  • Desire for fast-paced working environment


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Experience planning and executing events with strong attention to detail
  • Highly competent and effective written communication skills (writing samples will be requested)
  • Experience with email marketing campaigns and platforms
  • Proficient in PowerPoint and MS office
  • Knowledge of Salesforce CRM platform is a plus


Please apply here through our online hiring system, or send your resume to e.demos@rational-online.com, along with a 400-word-minimum writing sample, ideally related to a marketing assignment. 


RATIONAL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers competitive salaries and outstanding benefits; including medical, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, short-term and long term disability coverage and more.  Check us out at www.rationalusa.com!