Marketing & Editorial Assistant

Bantam Tools manufactures reliable desktop milling machines at an affordable price. We empower our community of users to quickly iterate on their designs, and allow them to explore the edge of their creative abilities. Our industry-leading desktop PCB milling machine has been a favorite among electrical engineers, startups, and educators for years. In 2019 we’re looking to expand our team as we set our sights on new products and initiatives.  

About the role:

Your core responsibilities will be in assisting the Director of Marketing with monthly and quarterly campaigns to drive brand awareness, educate new audiences, and help create meaningful and engaging stories to share with our community.  


In this role you will:  

  • Assist with producing our podcast by: researching new guests; helping to prepare interview questions, and more
  • Assist with initial research for industry articles and white papers
  • Manage and grow our newsletter
  • Assist with posting new content on our website, blog, landing pages and social media
  • Help coordinate marketing initiatives with our community of users and third party companies
  • Generally assist with marketing and community engagement initiatives

About you:  

  • You’re passionate about telling good stories
  • Knowledgeable of the hardware and maker movements
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience researching and writing about science, technology, or design in either in a journalism or content marketing capacity
  • Understand the power and connection of building a brand through the stories and content we create
  • Highly creative and detail oriented person
  • Enjoys working on a small, scrappy team
  • Comfortable multitasking and working across a variety of projects throughout the day
  • Experience with website CMS workflows and editing simple HTML
  • Experience with adobe creative suite products, a plus

 

Apply by sending a resume and cover letter to jobs@bantamtools.com