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Knit-Rite, Inc.

Marketing & Social Media Specialist

Knit-Rite, Inc.
Kansas City, Kansas, United States

Date Posted: 10/21/2013
Categories: Marketing/Public Relations
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Knit-Rite, Inc., a well-established leading manufacturer of medical products for the prosthetic, orthotic, diabetic and home health industries has an immediate opening in our Kansas City facility for a Marketing & Social Media Specialist.   


This position is responsible for executing social media initiatives and assisting with graphic design, promotions, and marketing strategies across multiple channels.                  



  • Responsible for managing daily activity on social media outlets including writing daily posts, planning events, monitoring community conversations, cultivating partnerships, researching competitor presence, responding to messages, and reporting relevant data.
  • Identify opportunities to integrate social media into the overall business strategy through analysis of social media trends and their impact on the brands.
  • Provide tracking and metrics to communicate community activity to internal and external clients.
  • Responsible for design of support graphics for social media outlets.
  • Develop calendar for company blogs. Responsible for writing frequent posts in a tone that represents the brands and speaks to the primarily female target audience.
  • Develop e-mail marketing campaign calendar for multiple brands.
  • Assist in the design of marketing and sales materials including catalogs, brochures, ads, tradeshow graphics with strong attention to detail, accuracy and quality.
  • Assist Marketing/Sales in research, design, and execution of marketing programs (i.e. sales promotions, new product announcements, mailings, email campaigns and affiliate marketing programs).
  • Assist with owner’s 501-c-3 ministry Mainstream Bible Outreach Society in research, design, and execution of marketing outreach programs including graphic design, web support, social media, and administrative support for Christian evangelism outreach and campaigns.
  • Administrative support for Executives and Mainstream Bible Outreach Society.

Qualification Requirements

  • 4-Year Degree in graphic design, marketing, journalism, communications, or business.
  • Strong understanding of social media including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, forums, and blogs.
  • Proficiency in Mac-platform desktop publishing tools including Adobe Illustrator, PhotoShop, InDesign, Dreamweaver required. Adobe After Effects helpful.
  • Knowledge of Magento web platform and HTML a plus.
  • Independent self-starter; ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Posses strong project/time management skills with ability to handle multiple projects under rigorous deadline pressures.
  • Strong knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Working familiarity with the Bible.
  • Experience in Christian evangelism outreach helpful.

 Please apply at  Please provide salary requirements with resume.



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