Jr. Digital Marketing Associate in Northlake, IL at Empire Today

Date Posted: 9/14/2020

Opportunity Snapshot

Opportunity Description

This position supports the Digital Marketing Associate in managing, analyzing, testing and optimizing paid search, display and social marketing campaigns for two business-to-consumer brands and one business-to-business channel.

  • Oversee paid marketing campaign copy and creative assets
  • Review brand and promotional content for consistency and best practices for each digital channel and ad type
  • Create and maintain regular reports on traffic, spend and conversions
  • Increase traffic and lead volume while maintaining acceptable cost per lead
  • Assist in initiating, implementing, and reporting on optimization tests
  • Assist in launching sales promotions and studies
  • Work closely and collaboratively with internal business partners, paid search and social  vendors, and digital agency
  • Monitor competitive landscape and stay current with SEM, paid social, and digital marketing trends


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Marketing, or other related areas of study or equivalent work experience required.
  • Minimum of 6 months prior SEM experience, Google Ads Certification preferred
  • Minimum 6 months experience managing paid social campaigns
  • Strong Facebook fundamentals (Ads, Analytics, Marketing Platform, Business Manager, best practices)
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Solid understanding of testing, segmenting and reporting processes
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; strong problem-solving and analytical skills; ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to think critically to process information, make a clear determination, and document in reports.


Employees are eligible for numerous benefits including:

Quick enrollment into our benefit plans.  Eligibility is first of the month following just two weeks of employment.

  • A premium 401K Investment Plan, with the company matching your amount invested dollar for dollar up to 4% with no vesting.  Find another Company that can beat that!
  • Medical Insurance with several plan options and a Health Savings Account to meet you and your family’s health needs.
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental Insurance – Twice a year visits at no cost.
  • Vision Insurance with materials coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical & Dependent Care
  • Wellness Program – A best in class program offering substantial awards payable right on your paycheck
  • Basic Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Short Term Disability Coverage
  • Long Term Disability Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays including Floating Holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) that grows with years of service
  • Empire Perks – An employee discount purchasing program offering you great savings on the things you want.

The company conducts a background check and drug screen for all new hires. 

Empire Today is an equal opportunity employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills.

By Submitting your resume and application information, you authorize Empire Today to transmit and store your information in the Empire Today group companies’ worldwide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.


Empire Today has been a leading provider of installed home improvements for 60 years. Empire offers the largest in-stock selection of flooring in the United States. Convenience, quality, and selection make Empire stand.  With Empire Today, homeowners and business customers can get quality Carpet, Hardwood, Laminate, Tile, Vinyl Flooring, and Window Treatments from top brands they know and trust. And because Empire warehouses thousands of products, customers can get the right product, professionally installed when they need it, as soon as the next day.

Empire was founded in 1959 and provides service to more than 70 metropolitan areas in the United States. With more than three million satisfied customers, Empire Today is dedicated to its mission of Making Beautiful New Floors Easy.