Join Our Team

Join Our Team

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Marketing Manager

Responsibilities Include:

Graphic Design: Design ads for print and internet that follow a consistent look/vibe that works with our message. Track advertising to see what is most effective and use information to increase overall effectiveness going forward.
Social Media: Maintain a consistent presence on Facebook, Twitter etc. to maintain brand awareness and keep followers informed and involved. Devise clever ways to attract more followers.

Ecommerce SEO: Achieve a good understanding of SEO. Maintain website and products accordingly.
Marketing/Sales: Work with sales to support certain programs like writing copy to explain products and services effectively. Be involved with devising programs with sales team. Design brochures, postcards, business cards etc. needed to support sales in general.

Long Term Direction: Set long term goals for the website sales as well as overall sales of the company. Maintain a good gauge and understanding of the success of the smaller/short term goals mentioned above to achieve the long term goals. Have awareness of what investments have immediate or long term payback to help increase revenue and profits.

This position includes salary, commission, bonus and IRA plan.

Requirements:
• Fun but focused with a strong work ethic • Creative thinker with excellent strategy skills
• Superior project management, communication, writing and editing skills
• BA/BS degree in Marketing, Communications, or minimum 3 years marketing experience required.
• Proven proficiency in MS Office
• Fully knowledgeable with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and Illustrator in particular)
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong competency with social media
• Experience with current SEO techniques and tracking results/rankings
• Basic working knowledge of web development technologies (HTML/CSS/Javascript), content management systems, email clients; specifically MailChimp, content feeds, etc,.
• Ability to work constructively within a small and tight-knit team
• Past work in and/or around a print shop is desired but not required

 

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to jobs@sweatvac.com with "Marketing Manager | Your Name" as the subject line.

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Sales Consultant/Regional Sales Manager

Responsibilities include cultivating a sales territory of specialty athletic stores, endurance races, clubs, and teams, as well as managing a territory of current accounts. Sales experience and a passion for running, triathlon, or cycling is a major plus.

This position includes salary, commission, bonus and IRA plan.

Requirements:
• Excellent leadership and sales skills
• General computer skills (MS Office is a must, Adobe Photoshop is a plus)
• High level of organization and attention to detail
• Ability to multitask and prioritize
• Strong communication skills and a professional demeanor
• Highly motivated
• An interest in being part of a small, talented team in an entrepreneurial environment
• Excellent references

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to jobs@sweatvac.com with "Sales Consultant | Your Name" as the subject line.

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Production Assistant

Primary Responsibilities:
• Picking and packing website and distributor orders
• Running heat press machines for dye sublimation
• Operating our 6 head embroidery machine
• Maintaining a clean work space
• Willing to jump in and help whenever needed
• Must enjoy working with hands and have an eye for detail

Candidate should be a self-starter, dependable, highly organized, and detail-oriented individual. Candidate should also be able to multitask, comfortable working with different levels of the organization, and not easily stressed. Punctuality and minimal absenteeism are required. Some overtime may be required.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to jobs@sweatvac.com with "Production Assistant | Your Name" as the subject line.

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About SweatVac® Performance Wear:

SweatVac® Performance Wear, a fast growing boutique sportswear company in Chicago, has an immediate need for a production assistant to work in the endurance athletics market. We are a small company so desire to work in a small office is a must.

The SweatVac® team is committed to providing athletes with the best products available. We’re a group of cyclists, runners, triathletes, and enthusiasts of the athletic pursuit. Just like our customers, we understand first-hand the importance of the clothing worn during intense activity. We know the quality of our gear and apparel is second to none because we use and wear it every day. We’ve been creating and perfecting our products for two decades, and have supplied thousands of happy athletes with effective athletic wear worn time and time again.