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Association/Event Coordinator

What’s the ROLE:
Diversified Marketing Strategies is a small award-winning marketing, association management and event planning firm located in Crown Point. We are looking for an amazing and exceptional individual who loves a challenge (and we have one) and is willing to pull their sleeves up and dive right in.

You are focused on being a relied upon internal partner while communicating directly with our valued customers on financial matters and maintaining a strong and friendly customer service experience. We are seeking talent that is excited,passionate and focused on delivering exceptional accounting practices.

Your PURPOSE at DMS:

With two associations – Northwest Indiana Business RoundTable (NWIBRT) and the Northwest Indiana Influential Women Association (NWIIWA) that we manage, you will be working with the DMS team to develop and coordinate the daily association activities and assist in planning their events.

Your strong communication skills, excellent professional presence and desire to be the best will be an integral part of the team.

This role will require you to invest high energy and enthusiasm in becoming a trusted partner on our team, be comfortable in working across multiple initiatives and use your creativity and solutions-based approach to provide exceptional outcomes and business growth.

What will you DO every day:

You will work directly with our seasoned and experienced Account Manager as well with our entire team.

You will spend your days working in multiple facets of our business including the following:

  • Membership development.
  • Coordination with all committees.
  • Event planning.
  • Sponsorship development.
  • Assisting in social media and marketing.
  • Tracking budgets and accurate record keeping.
  • Providing monthly reports.
  • Solve problems, work in a group, and execute within this award-winning team.

What you need to be SUCCESSFUL:

  • Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or equivalent experience preferred.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in event planning or working with associations.
  • Excellent communication skills—both written and oral.
  • Strong comfort level in Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Social media knowledge.
  • Self-starter that can remain calm under pressure. We need someone that can work under deadlines problem solve on the spot and keep their cool working with frequent interruptions.
  • Solutions provider with superior ability to empathize, relate to our valued customer and a get stuff done attitude.
  • Fun and results oriented—don’t take yourself too seriously and love coming to work every day.

Work PERKS:

The important ones: Health, Dental, Vision, Life and a company matching 401K program.
The fun ones: Casual work environment—jeans every day plus a cute puppy that comes to our office everyday.

Does this DESCRIBE you?

Do you have what it takes to excel in our growing environment? Looking for a role that doesn’t require you to commute to downtown Chicago? Then let’s start the conversation. Send your resume plus a cover letter letting us know why you are our future team member and your compensation requirements. Put all of this together and email to Michelle Pannell at support@thinkdiversified.com for immediate consideration.

DIVERSE team. DIVERSE talents.

Accounts Payable/Receivable/Bookkeeper

What’s the ROLE:
Diversified Marketing Strategies is a small award-winning marketing, publishing and event planning firm located in Crown Point. We are looking for an amazing and exceptional individual who loves a challenge (and we have one) and is willing to pull their sleeves up and dive right in.

You are focused on being a relied upon internal partner while communicating directly with our valued customers on financial matters and maintaining a strong and friendly customer service experience. We are seeking talent that is excited,passionate and focused on delivering exceptional accounting practices.

Your PURPOSE at DMS:
ThinkDiversified. Working with the DMS to provide all aspects of Bookkeeping, Accounts Receivable and Payable. Your strong communication skills, excellent professional presence and desire to be the best will be an integral part of the team.

This role will require you to invest high energy and enthusiasm in becoming a trusted partner on our team, be comfortable in working across multiple initiatives and use your creativity and solutions-based approach to provide exceptional outcomes and business growth.

What will you DO every day:

You will work directly with our seasoned and experienced Accounting manager as well with our entire team.

You will spend your days working in multiple facets of our business including the following:

  • Posting accounts payable and receivable transactions within Quick Books software.
  • Financial reports and bank reconciliation.
  • Credit card and expense reconciliation.
  • Tracking budgets and accurate record keeping.
  • Monthly sales and business tax.
  • Providing monthly reports.
  • Work closely with Account Payable/Receivable manager and our accountants.
  • Communicating with our valued customer base via telephone and email to discuss past due amounts.
  • Creating and making regular cash deposit at banking facility.
  • Solve problems, work in a group, and execute within this award-winning team.

What you need to be SUCCESSFUL:

  • Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or equivalent experience preferred.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in accounting or bookkeeping.
  • Excellent communication skills—both written and oral.
  • Strong comfort level in Quick Books,Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Self-starter that can remain calm under pressure. We need someone that can work under deadlines problem solve on the spot and keep their cool working with frequent interruptions.
  • Solutions provider with superior ability to empathize, relate to our valued customer and a get stuff done attitude.
  • Fun and results oriented—don’t take yourself too seriously and love coming to work every day.

Work PERKS:

The important ones: Health, Dental, Vision, Life and a company matching 401K program.
The fun ones: Casual work environment—jeans every day plus a cute puppy that comes to work everyday.

Does this DESCRIBE you?

Do you have what it takes to excel in our growing environment? Looking for a role that doesn’t require you to commute to downtown Chicago? Then let’s start the conversation. Send your resume plus a note letting us know why you are our future team member and your compensation requirements. Put all of this together and email for immediate consideration to Andrea Pearman at apearman@thinkdiversified.com.

DIVERSE team. DIVERSE talents.

Team Player

We are always looking for talent future team members! If you think you would be a great fit, shoot us your resume today!

What’s the ROLE:
Diversified Marketing Strategies is an award-winning marketing, publishing, and event planning firm located in the heart of Crown Point. This newly-created, full-time position will champion the DMS culture and values, partner with our internal business leaders and external clients to help build their organizations and create a strong customer service experience.

Candidates will be focused on being a persuasive and upbeat partner with our valued established customer base while developing relationships and sharing expertise with our potential future clients. We are seeking an individual that is excited, passionate, and focused on delivering on our exceptional customer experience while learning from the experts on our internal teams.

What will you DO every day:

You will spend your days working in multiple facets of our business including the following:

  • Telephone and email coverage, delivering exceptional customer service while assisting with sales inquiries, production timelines, and client research needs.
  • Database management via CRM.
  • Creating new order estimates and purchase orders to expedite the sales process.
  • Research product ideas for customers with a strong eye for innovative top trends to ensure they stay ahead of the crowd.
  • Build strong vendor/partner relationships to facilitate order management, and trouble shoot issues to ensure on-time delivery.
  • Solve problems, work in a group, and learn B2B marketing strategies for our clients.
  • Assist in implementing social media and creative campaigns.
  • Assist and attend our amazing client events (about 6 per year).

What you need to be SUCCESSFUL:

  • Excellent communication skills—both written and oral.
  • Self-starter that can remain calm under pressure. We need someone that can work under deadlines and problem solve on the spot while providing superior results.
  • It’s all in the details! Accuracy, detail oriented and strong organization is a must.
  • Solutions provider with superior ability to empathize, relate to our valued customers, and a get stuff done attitude.
  • Fun and results oriented—don’t take yourself too seriously and love coming to work every day.

Work PERKS:

The fun ones: Competitive wages, casual work environment—casual dress every day, minutes from the square for fun after hours. Beer o’clock Fridays.
The normal ones: 401k with 100% company match up to 4% of employee contribution, six paid holidays, accrued PTO after 90 days, accrued sick days, and health care coverage options.

Does this DESCRIBE you?

Do you have what it takes to excel in our growing environment? Looking for a role that doesn’t require you to commute to downtown Chicago? Are you as excited as we are about the creation of our Marketing/Project Coordinator opportunity? Then let’s start the conversation. To be considered we ask that you not only send your resume but also a thoughtful cover letter letting us know why you should be part of our team along with your salary/compensation range.
Put all of this together and email to Lori O’Brien at sales@thinkdiversified.com for immediate consideration.

DIVERSE team. DIVERSE talents.