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Posted May 21st

Performance Influencer Marketing Coordinator

Chicago, Illinois

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Vital Proteins



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Posted May 21st

Performance Influencer Marketing Coordinator

Chicago, Illinois






Full Time

Company Overview:

Vital Proteins is an emerging, dynamic brand consisting of a team of passionate individuals who believe whole-food-based nutrition is essential for overall health, fitness and wellbeing. Our team is comprised of intelligent and innovative talent who work collaboratively to ensure creativity, success, and global growth. At Vital Proteins, our mission is to empower our company, team, and customers to live a full, vibrant life. We seek to develop and support the right people, with the right chemistry, who continually ask questions, and in turn will develop and tactically execute good ideas. We are looking for individuals to help us think smarter and put a lot of ideas on the table in a short amount of time. Building a great company is our goal. Quality individuals and getting the team right is our business plan.


We are looking for a high energy, sports driven and extremely communicative Performance Influencer Marketing Coordinator to help us establish and grow our influencer/athlete relationships to build a true online community. This person will touch the sports, fitness, and professional athlete communities to reach and connect with the right people, both on and offline. Overall, this person will help us carry our performance marketing strategy through to the consumer by creating their own network of influencers and athletes to speak about the brand. The Performance Influencer Marketing Coordinator role will operate out of our West Loop office and report to the Manager of Performance Influencer Relations.

What you will be responsible for:
  • Marketing Vital Performance products to influencers, professional athletes and consumers through various social media platforms and email outreach
  • Cold outreach through social platforms to foster partnerships and help the team grow our social network
  • Assisting the social media and influencer teams with their daily objectives to meet key quarterly milestones
  • Having an active understanding of fitness, sports and nutritional supplement trends
  • Having an active understanding of influencer/digital marketing knowledge & social media trends
  • Being an evangelist of the brand, coming up with new and inventive ways to promote the products to our network
  • Collaborating with the warehouse on product shipments to influencers and brand ambassadors

Who you are:
  • Bachelors degree in marketing or a related field
  • You have a minimum of 1+ years of experience in Marketing.
  • You have 1-2 years of experience in influencer marketing, preferably in the CPG/sports industry
  • You are a self-starter with proven ability to take initiative, define what needs to get done and multi-task
  • You are a people person - you enjoy communicating and are happiest when you're corresponding with others and forming new relationships
  • You are self driven, passionate about sports and fitness and generally have a competitive nature
  • In your spare time, you're always pushing yourself to go out to be active and try new things
  • You celebrate your success, and the success of the team even more
  • You celebrate your failures and take these opportunities learn and grow as an individual
  • You have strong written and oral communication skills
  • Minimal travel required (tentatively once a quarter)
  • Must have strong business acumen and entrepreneurial spirit
  • You must be able to read, write and understand English

Vital Proteins is proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer
Chicago, Illinois