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Marketing Coordinator

Date:  Jan 6, 2022

Salisbury, MD, US, 21804

Req ID:  50175
Job Function:  Sales & Marketing

Perdue Foods is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation. With a goal of becoming the most trusted name in premium proteins, we create products for consumers and for retail and foodservice customers around the globe, while changing the way animals are raised for food.


The Marketing Coordinator is an entry-level position within the Marketing organization and is an integral part of a brand team. Marketing Coordinators’ responsibilities are well-rounded and specifically designed to build marketing fundamentals including analytical, strategic, team leadership and interpersonal skills as well as overall business acumen.


This position is Salaried Non-Exempt and eligible for overtime.  Relocation packages are available - this position will sit in Salisbury, MD at Corporate Headquarters.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Lead cross functional teams to execute with excellence, ensuring the on-time launch of marketing initiatives – including product and packaging innovation, renovation, and cost-savings initiatives
  2. Lead package design projects and other packaging updates as needed
  3. Analyze and report business performance monthly, including market share, volume and revenue trends and drivers, and competitive performance
  4. Assist in the development and execution of marketing communications programs and/or promotional brand activities
  5. Manage marketing budgets
  6. Collaborate with Sales to support customer programs
  7. Advance consumer insights and brand strategy

Minimum Education and Experience

Bachelors degree in Marketing, Business, Communications or related field. Marketing emphasis is preferred.

The ideal candidate will also have:

  • 0 - 3 years experience with internships, food industry/CPG brands or working at marketing or public relations agency.  
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication, strong editing skills.
  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams, including strong time management skills and a proven ability to organize, prioritize, and meet business commitments
  • Ability to analyze and synthesize data and form logical conclusions
  • Enthusiasm for understanding the consumer and a passion for marketing

Experience Preferred

  • Food industry or CPG experience



Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Salisbury